St. James's Hospital - National Plan for Radiation Oncology


Client: Health Service Executive (HSE)
Location: Dublin, Ireland
Value: €30 Million
Scope: Employers Representative for Civil and Structural Engineering Works



As part of Government Strategy to develop centres of excellence for cancer treatment the National Plan for Radiation Oncology (NPRO) involves the construction of a new facility in St. James Hospital.

The building consists of a two story structure over basement car parking. The two upper stories comprises of approximately 5000 m2 in floor area and includes specific treatment areas, accommodation for hospital staff for multidiscipline case conferences, staff education, patient changing rooms, waiting areas, reception, administration and staff accommodation.

Each Treatment Area will include:

  • Four Linear Accelerators and 2 CT Simulators and associated equipment which will be located in four demountable and relocatable bunkers
  • Treatment planning equipment with associated accommodation and support
  • MRI facilities
  • Brachytherapy treatment facilities