Corinthia Hotel, Northumberland Avenue, London Client This former MoD building, originally the magnificent Metropole Hotel Corinthia Hotels that opened in 1886, is now being completely refurbished into a 5 Star Hotel with 300 luxury bedrooms and outstanding views of MLM Services Building Control the City. Features include an elegant central courtyard foyer to the restaurants, luxury spa, destination bar, meeting facilities and a delicately refurbished grand ballroom. Architect In addition, luxury open market apartments form part of this prestigious project. Seifert Historical features need to be retained and MLM provided expert Contractor Ardmore Project Manager Gardiner & Theobold building regulation support to ensure the design aims were met, with exceptional levels of compliance. One key aim was for bedroom suites to have complete privacy between the sleeping and lounge areas. MLM worked closely with the fire authority and engineers to agree a sophisticated detection, smoke Contract Value Value - £70m vent and sprinkler system to ensure high levels of guest safety.