UNITE Hotel and Conference Centre

Tuesday, 17 April 2018 - 12:30pm
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Clerk of Works
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Project Date: 
April 2018

The UK's largest trade union is currently completing  a new 170-hotel, offices and conference facilities at Birmingham Science Park Aston. The new £35m development is sited on the corner of Woodcock Street and Jennens Road. Consisting of a seven storey hotel, the development contains 170 bedrooms, reception areas, reception areas, restaurant, bar and 45,750 sq ft of conference and meeting facilities. Adjoining the hotel, Unite’s new offices consist of 55,260 sq ft of offices to accommodate their 225 staff.

Clerk of Works Service

Acivico clerk of works team our supplying all three disciplines for this project building fabric, structural, mechanical and electrical. It is a unique structure consisting of concrete frame building and partial steel frame, with precast concrete floor planks to the offices and conference centre.

There is a complex installment of reinforcement with disproportionate collapse details, along with structural load spread around concrete columns.

The project is due for completion July 2019.