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The Dublin Port Heritage Conservation Strategy is launched

By | May 3rd, 2024|ADCO News, Archaeology, Conservation, Heritage|

On behalf of Heritage Director Lar Joye and Special Projects Director Jim Kelleher, ADCO is delighted to have led the heritage team appointed by Dublin Port Company through RPS Consulting Engineers to prepare the Dublin Port Heritage Conservation Strategy, which was launched on 30 April 2024 by Minister Malcolm Noonan at Dublin Port Company, with a [...]

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Castles in Communities Fieldschool

By | December 8th, 2023|ADCO News, Education & Research, Heritage|

ADCO has partnered with Foothill College, California, to manage the archaeological research fieldschool, Castles in Communities, which has been running since 2015. Allowing for the two-year COVID-19 hiatus, the fieldschool will embark on its seventh season in 2024. ADCO Director Dr Niall Brady leads the multi-disciplinary team in an immersive learning experience that is [...]

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Heritage on the Edge

By | February 5th, 2020|ADCO News, Conservation, Education & Research, Heritage|

‘Heritage on the Edge’ platform went live on Google Arts & Culture. It is an ambitious experiment in climate change and heritage communication. The results are breath-taking. ICOMOS President Toshiyuki Kono writes:  ‘Above all, the project is a call to action. The effects of climate change on our cultural heritage mirror wider impacts [...]

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