The Indian Hotels Company Limited
Spazzio Design/Warner Wong Design
New Delhi, India/Singapore
Schematic design, Design development, Specifications & Unit cost estimate/ quantity survey, Construction documents, Construction Administration
This is a 250 room hotel located in Whitefield, which is the fast developing IT Hub of Bangalore. This hotel; part of the Taj Group of hotels, aims to cater to the ever increasing demand for hotel rooms in Bangalore; which is considered as the Silicon Valley of India.
The facade envelope comprises of a combination of colored laminated glass, Insulated glass and ceramic frit glass. The glass combinations have been selected keeping in mind the aesthetic appeal combined with the functional. The design incorporates horizontal LED rope lights for the curtain wall in a staggered pattern and vertical cold cathode lights at the suspended glazing area; makes the building unique. The Canopy comprises GFRC and Glass encased on a steel sub structure