About the Project

Timescale: 23 Months

Architect: Foster & Partners

Structural Engineer: Buro Happold

This project comprised the demolition of existing buildings to the west end of the Aldwych to Montreal Place elevation, with the façade retention of the eastern end of the building, a triple level basement construction with a 10 story frame. The new building is conceived as the best new hotel in London. The building plan area is triangular and measures approximately 61m (parallel to Strand) by 54m (perpendicular to Strand), Knight Build also undertook the associated external works.

Scope of Works:

  • Demolition
  • Façade Retention
  • Basement Construction
  • Piling
  • Underpinning
  • Superstructure
  • Structural Alterations
  • Drainage
  • Structural Waterproofing