intecplan services: service stages 1 to 4 of the HOAI (Official Scale of Fees for Services by Architects and Engineers in Germany) with strict attention paid to guidelines for the protection of historical monuments, the existing building fabric as well as usage requirements and service stages 6 through 8 of the HOAI.
Principal: Derag Deutsche Realbesitz AG & Co. KG / Hotel Düsseldorf KG
Architect: Design: TBV Baugesellschaft mbH, Execution: Beyß Architekten
Initial Planning: March 2009
Conclusion of Planning: October 2010
GFA: 13,500 m²
Building Services Construction Costs: approx. 7 M euros
Plumbing: centralized hot water supply to the entire building. Sanitary equipment with high technical and formal demands.
Heating: connection to the local district heating supply operated by local utility provider Stadtwerke Düsseldorf. Floor heating in the reception and conference areas.
Fire-Extinguishing Systems: sectional sprinkler systems in accordance with venue and public assembly regulations. Hydrant system available to fire fighting services.
Electric: DaLi (digital addressable lighting interface) lighting controls on the ground floor. Hallways, corridors and ancillary spaces equipped with presence detectors. Broadband LAN and telecommunications capabilities for the hotel rooms.
Ventilation: energy saving, VRV (variable refrigerant volume) cooling system for heating and cooling. Air conditioning equipment equipped with heat recovery and integrated cooling.
Building Automation: connection of individual room controls to the hotel’s in-house booking system for the purposes of energy savings, e.g. during periods of vacancy. Wireless window monitoring for the automatic shutdown of the fan coils in the rooms.
Safety & Security: wireless video surveillance. Anti-theft security system for art objects on display.