SSA Architects originated in 1974 when the practice was formed by John F. Santry with offices in Waterford and Kilkenny.
The practice was re-organised and re-imagined in 2004 and relocated its headquarters to 42 Haddington Road, Dublin 4. The practice currently has offices in Dublin and Waterford.
The current directors are:
Shane Santry, BA (Hons) Arch., Dip. Arch, Dip Arb. FCI Arb. DPLG. MRIAI.
Lee Connolly, MRIAI
John F. Santry, Dip. Arch., FRIAI, acts as a consultant.
In addition to architecture, the practice has in house, multi-disciplinary expertise in fire safety, drainage engineering, quantity surveying, and dispute resolution including arbitration and conciliation. In the recent past, the practice has developed a specialisation in licensing for alcohol sales. SSA Architects are now the leading architectural expert in this area, advising on both publican and off sales licenses.
Shane Santry is an RIAI/CIF accredited Arbitrator and Conciliator.