Ibis Kolkata Rajarhat Hotel, Kolkata

Ibis hotel is part of an international hotel chain, bringing a 3-star hotel to Kolkata. Gripple supplied it’s range of Standard Hanger products to this project for the suspension of ductwork throughout the hotel.

                      TIME SAVINGS 
                        20 HOURS 
32,500 INR
  • Building Type: Commercial
  • Consultant: CTO C Services Consultant
  • Main Contractor: Bill Infra
  • MEP Contractor: Satya Aircon & Engineering services
  • Services: HVAC

Ibis Kolkata Rajarhat Hotel is a modern hotel with a striking exterior and quirky interior welcoming both business and leisure travelers. The hotel features 189 rooms, a multi-cuisine restaurant, and meeting spaces for up to 120 guests.

When Gripple first arrived onsite the client required a unique product for the suspension of the ductwork, they were also looking for a product that is easy to install and aesthetically pleasing. After presenting the Gripple solution to the HVAC contractor Gripple was awarded with suspending all of the ductwork throughout the building.

This project benefitted from using Gripple’s ready-to-use wire hanging kit - the Standard Hanger range. Across the project, 3 different sizes were used with a Safe Working Load of up to 225 kg on the No.4 Standard Hanger. The kits are up to 6 times faster to install than traditional hanging systems. Along with been simple to use and industry approved.

Throughout the installation process, a Gripple representative provided regular on-site visits and advice until the job was completed.

Overall, the HVAC contractor benefitted from a saving of 32,500 INR by using Gripple on this project. 

“Gripple is a very easy product to install ductwork with and the installation looks very impressive.”
Mr.Gautam, Director, Satya Aircon 

  Gripple solution  Traditional method 
Overview  Standard Hanger No.2, No.3 and No.4 with Eyebolt End Fixing Threaded Rod, Slotted Channel, Fastener, Nut and Washer
Material cost 3.5 Lakh 3.2 Lakh
Installation time  110 hours 130 hours
Labour rate (per hour) 300 INR 350 INR
Total labour cost 165,000 INR 227,500 INR
Total cost 515,000 INR 547,500 INR
Tags: Building Services

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