The Berkeley Hotel, Knightsbridge, London

Date: Friday, November 24th, 2017

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We are currently involved in the refurbishment and restoration of multiple suites and bedrooms throughout the Hotel.

The Berkeley is one of the leading 5-star hotels in London and is part of the Maybourne group along with Claridges and the Connaught.

Working in a live environment is challenging for the team but with close coordination with the client/ principal contractor and interior design team we strive to provide our client with a seamless transition from existing to new.

Electrical services include

  • Switchgear and sub mains cabling
  • General purpose LED & emergency lighting
  • General Purpose Power
  • Electric underfloor heating
  • Fire Alarm
  • Structured cabling
  • CCTV
  • Access control
  • TV Distribution
  • Mechanical wiring
  • Test & commission

Mechanical services include

  • Heating and plumbing
  • Above ground drainage
  • Sterilisation of domestic water services
  • Pipework testing
  • Thermal insulation
  • Installation of sanitary ware
  • Test & commission

Some complexities we come up against are

  • Throughout the course of works the existing hotel must remain fully operational.
  • Access to the site is strictly controlled with dedicated site access routes agreed with the hotel and the works areas are secured from the public, hotel staff and guests.
  • Due to the everyday running of the hotel there are restrictions on noise throughout the site, this means that noisy activaties are restricted to between 8.00am and 4.30pm.