The Arora Tower & InterContinental Hotel – The O2, Greenwich Peninsula

The £26m project will see HE Simm deliver full design & build MEP works to the apartments, a separate 5* hotel and conference centre. Panoramas, pampering, entertainment, luxury and exclusivity – the apartments and hotel have it all.

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The Project

Client – Grove Developments
Value – £26,000,000.00
Contractor – Balfour Beatty Construction
Consultant – AECOM

Development forms part of the £125 million regeneration of 7.6 acres of the Greenwich Peninsula in London with a prestigious hotel and residential scheme. The development includes ‘The Arora Tower’, a 24 storey development offering 147 apartments that can benefit from the hotel services. The centrepiece of the development is ‘The Intercontinental London, The O2’ – a 19 storey, 453 room, 5* hotel. The hotel is adjoined by a banqueting and conference centre with 4,800 sq metres of space for events and Europe’s largest pillar-free ballroom. The hotel will also offer leisure facilities including a health spa, several restaurants and a panoramic Sky Bar offering magnificent views of Canary Wharf and the River Thames.The £26m scheme will see HE Simm deliver the full Design and Build MEP services.

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Key Features

– Scheme regenerated 7.6 acres of Greenwich Peninsula

–  At peak employed over 300 Operatives on site

– Reached BREEAM ‘Excellent’

– Project linked to O2 Arena through direct bridge

– 3No apprentices employed through duration of project

– During peak times HE Simm were installing on average £1m worth of work  every week