The Client:Travelodge Customer: Marcus Worthington Service: Mechanical Services Project Value: £750,000 Project Completion: March 2012
Travelodge was the first budget hotel brand to launch in the UK back in 1985 and plans to operate 70,000 rooms by 2020. The Liverpool Travelodge is 141-room waterfront hotel in Liverpool had its own challenges, being constructed on The Strand in a very densely built up area on one of the main through-routes in Liverpool.
The challenge for Kimpton was not only to design and install high quality M&E services on time and within budget but overcome the inherent challenges of the location and very tight site on which the hotel sits.
Kimpton provided a full design and install of the heating to all the bedrooms, air conditioning and ventilation in the hotels reception and café/bar areas, including domestic water services and drainage systems. The ventilation to the bedrooms incorporates natural air intake supplemented with a mechanical extract system. Full electrical services were also provided including mains distribution, lighting, fire alarm, disabled refuge, lightning protection and UPS supply to the lifts.