A versatile cable suspension system for mechanical & electrical services from different substrates. A ready-to-use wire hanging kit.
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.
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- 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|
Why use Gripple?
- Significant time and cost savings on your project
- Complete, off-site solutions which minimise health and safety concerns
- Innovative, patented solutions designed by an in-house team of engineers
- Considerable reductions in packaging, vehicle movements & embodied CO2
- A range of support services at every stage of your project, provided by a dedicated technical team
- Aesthetically pleasing solutions; lightweight and virtually invisible