As a smart city testbed, Smart Docklands aims to create a platform for innovators and entrepreneurs to test a wide range of solutions in a real-life, city setting. This district is the perfect size to trial and validate a solution before scaling city-wide and to other cities across the world. The projects listed below range from university research initiatives to pre-procurement testing and pilot projects.

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Energy, Water & Waste Citizens & Living

OPERANDUM is a European research project which aims to reduce climate risks through innovative nature-based solutions.

Energy, Water & Waste Citizens & Living Connectivity

Enhanced waste collection and other innovative services packed into one neat receptacle

Energy, Water & Waste

Wireless sensors are being deployed in gullies across the Dublin Docklands to allow local authorities to better manage o...

Energy, Water & Waste Citizens & Living

WeCount aims to empower citizens to take a leading role in the production of data, evidence and knowledge around mobilit...

Energy, Water & Waste

Ring Buoys are essential to saving lives on the water. Dublin City Council is exploring how technologies such as LPWAN a...

Energy, Water & Waste

Working in collaboration with Intel and Connect Research Centre, Dublin City Council is building an experimental flood ...

Energy, Water & Waste Smart Mobility

Dublin’s iconic CHQ Building, located on Custom House Quay in the heart of the Docklands, is an iconic listed building...