New-Build of £14m Marriott Courtyard Hotel With Conference Facilities


Client:
Reef Estates

Architect/Contractor:
Bowmer & Kirkland

Location:
Abingdon, Oxfordshire

Project Summary:
The £14m new build of a 170-bed hotel for Marriott Courtyard with ancillary conference facilities was built over six storeys at Milton Gate, Abingdon near Oxford. Meridian Consult provided Building Control services for the developer (Reef Estates) before being novated to the appointed contractor (Bowmer & Kirkland) for the construction phase through to completion.

Services Used:
Building Control

  • Assisted the design team in developing the fire strategy.
  • Constructive and proactive consultation with the local fire service.
  • Addressed specific issues relating to construction of external walls for fire safety requirements.
  • Development of Building Control tracker to assist with design compliance.
  • Provision of detailed reports following site inspections.