Social Housing PPP Bundle 1
The culture of our founders’ home country is the bedrock of BTY’s global Building Intelligence and forms our commitment to develop entrepreneurial leaders to deliver the built environment responsibly.
Over the past four decades, we maintained our connection to this history through projects and people, providing responsive senior-level expertise, entrepreneurial investment, and reliable professional service to exceed the expectations of our clients.
Based out of Dublin, our people provide trusted intelligence from concept to completion for a wide range of assets delivered through traditional and alternative procurement models.
Ireland’s public and private sector clients benefit from BTY’s proven best practices in construction advisory and asset management, which integrate knowledge from Europe and North America, with cutting edge innovation in technology and building techniques developed in the field.
Various Locations, Ireland
The project comprises the design, financing, construction, operation and maintenance of affordable housing units delivered under a bundled scheme across various locations in Ireland.
Various Locations, Ireland
The PPP project is being procured by the National Development Finance Agency (NDFA) to deliver 1,500 additional social housing units, through an availability-based model. Bundle 2 comprises 456 social housing units that will be developed across 8 sites.
This investment under Project Ireland 2040 will be in two bundles with a focus on STEM, ICT, Engineering and Life Sciences at 11 Institutes of Technology.
Bundle I involves the design, construction, financing, operation, and maintenance of six new buildings and centres at Higher Education Institutions in various locations around Ireland.
This project comprises the development of Community Nursing Units (CNU) at seven sites across Ireland, ranging in size from approximately 4,500 sm to 10,000 sm.
The CNU facilities will include dining rooms, kitchenettes, day rooms, activity rooms, family overnight rooms, visitor rooms, treatment rooms, amenities, etc., along with internal courtyards, balconies and associated back of house areas including staff accommodation and office spaces.
This project consists of two greenfield sites, namely:
Clonskeagh Development, consisting of 43 number apartments and constructed using Kingframe Steel Framing System with brick slip cladding
James Street Development, consisting of 189 number apartments and constructed in traditional block means of construction.
BTY’s award-winning Infrastructure and Public-Private Partnerships Advisory Team brings global experience in complex social, civil and energy infrastructure assets.
Our Lenders’ Technical Advisory (LTA) services start during the bidding stage of Preferred Proponent selection to provide Financial Institutions comprehensive due diligence on the project’s viability. Our clear reporting enables Project Companies to address competitive pricing and provides Financial Institutions thorough review of project risks.
Through the construction phase, BTY’s LTA teams provide regular monitoring and progress reports detailing adherence to the project budget and schedule, Certification of Payments, Risk Tracking and Mitigation.
As Independent Certifiers and Independent Engineers, we provide third-party objectivity in Milestone Attestation, Compliance Reporting, Dispute Resolution and facilitate the process for achieving Substantial Completion and Final Completion Certification.
BTY’s professional are industry leaders in assessing and advising on the viability and risks of development projects, from the initial budget review to construction phase monitoring services.
Through budget, schedule and construction reviews, site visits and monthly reports, and cost-to-complete forecasts, we act as the lender’s eyes and ears on the project: monitoring progress, revenues, and approvals to flag concerns early by engaging lenders and developers to implement solutions quickly and seamlessly.
Our construction and project finance knowledge enables developers to negotiate the funding process with greater ease and present more robust projects.
We provide Owner’s Project Management and Owner’s Representative Services with complementing expertise to protect our clients’ interests while overseeing an integrated approach to delivering the project.
Our services are adaptable to fit the full range of project sizes and procurement methods, including traditional Design-Build, Construction Management and Public-Private Partnerships/AFP.
BTY’s Project Management practice gives clients access to responsive, locally experienced and a scalable pool of experts, as and when needed. We provide the best value for clients looking to augment their project team without bloating their resourcing. We also specialize in delivering distressed projects.
Our team includes Project Management Professionals, Construction Managers, Engineers, LEAN Certified experts, Scheduling and Risk Managers.
Our Cost Management services enable more effective Cost Planning, Cost Estimating, Project Controls and Change Management of a construction project over its entire development cycle.
We provide Cost Estimates at key design stages as well as advise on constructability, escalation, contingency, cash-flow and life-cycle costs to minimize risk and maximize project value.
Our comprehensive database of materials and labour costs enables our accredited professionals to benchmark and market-test cost information based on geography, asset class, project type, cost premiums, trades availability and market conditions.
BTY’s cost professionals are accredited members of Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors, United States Green Building Council and Canada Green Building Council.
We advise clients on the technical and financial viability of asset investments and transactions, providing construction and operational context for Refinancing and Secondary Market Transactions.
We advise investors on project costs for new-use conversions, long-term operation and depreciation that may affect investment outcomes.
We provide developers and authorities with expert valuation considering availability, deficiencies, facilities management and life-cycle costs and revenues, payment deductions and more.
BTY has provided Refinancing and Transaction Advisory services for hospitals, roads, bridges, power generation and distribution infrastructure, natural gas and nuclear plants, and assets involving distributed service providers.
BTY provides Independent Tester services across various sectors, and we have streamlined processes required for the role to facilitate project progress through to service availability and closure of snagging.
As Independent Certifiers and Independent Engineers, we provide third-party objectivity in Milestone Attestation, Compliance Reporting, Dispute Resolution, and facilitate the process for achieving Substantial Completion and Final Completion Certification.
BTY also has the necessary experience, competency, and registered professionals to fulfill the Assigned Certification deliverables under BCAR requirements on complex construction projects. We ensure that all necessary Building Regulations specified at the design stage have been implemented in the final constructed asset, and the facility is delivered in compliance with the governing agreements.
Our in-house Construction Scheduling expertise ensure key milestones are understood and executed while maintaining the critical path. BTY’s experts are proficient in the industry’s leading software and technology solutions.
We provide the best value for clients looking to augment their project team without bloating their resourcing.
We develop a comprehensive and detailed sequence of activities, Work Breakdown Structures, regular schedule review and mitigation for delay events.
Our experience includes developing, managing, and reviewing construction schedules for a wide array of development and infrastructure assets, including residential and mixed-use real estate, airports, hospitals and complex transportation projects.
Our Property Condition Assessment (PCA) Service includes documentation preparation and review, condition survey/building review, assessment of operator repair and maintenance compliance, identification of remedial measures and a remedial cost estimate.
We prepare Reserve Fund Studies (RFS), also known as Depreciation Reports, enabling owners to optimize the service life of their real estate assets. Our experts work with strata representatives and property managers to develop financial plans to decrease or eliminate deferred maintenance.
In addition to covering all components of a PCA, our studies also provide a financial analysis and a range of funding scenarios. A review of the current Contingency Reserve Fund (CRF) account balance, CRF contributions and operating costs assess whether current funding levels are adequate to meet anticipated expenditures.
BTY’s experts bring knowledge in assessing environmental risk, developing environmental impact assessments and action plans associated with major infrastructure and land development projects.
We design, implement, and monitor plans to mitigate and manage environmental impact requirements for traditional and alternative delivery models in all market sectors.
Our solutions ensure compliance with various policies of International Financial Institutions (IFI). These can include policies on environmental and social sustainability, Equator Principles, World Bank Safeguard Policies, Requirements of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and Asian Development Bank Environmental Policy and legislative obligations.
We provide a multidisciplinary approach to our health and safety advisory services in compliance with local legislative requirements and international best practices.
Our professionals are knowledgeable in health and safety management systems development, implementation, and monitoring, including ILO-OSH or OHSAS requirements.
We review health and safety documentation, training, and monitoring tools, and provide effective solutions to site practices for compliance with management system checks and services. We can provide ad hoc support to achieve compliance with national and international laws.
BTY provides risk and impact assessments and audits on social, and labour related matters associated with major infrastructure and land development projects.
We design, implement, and monitor plans to mitigate and manage social and labour requirements for both traditional and alternative delivery models across market sectors.
We develop resettlement action plans, community development plans, and livelihood restoration strategies, as well as conduct labour audits, institutional analysis, assessments of working conditions, and human rights impact assessments to SA8000 standards and in compliance with legislative requirements.