Stepney Green, London
A former tool hire shop plans were submitted for a new build Travelodge hotel.
The plans were to preserve and enhance the character of the neighbourhood as well as providing a much needed affordable hotel to Stepney Green, benefiting visitors to the nearby hospital and university and providing a boost to tourism in the area.
The hotel created 18 new jobs with training and apprenticeship opportunities with Travelodge.
A Bauder Thermofol single ply roofing system was specified for the roof.
The Thermofol PVC System has a high grade virgin polymer formulation with superior fire retardants that is suitable for either new build or refurbishment projects. The PVC formulation ensures it is resistant to chemicals and micro-organism attack making it ideal for green roof situations. The system holds hold fire classification BROOF(t4) for compliance with building regulations under TS 1187 test method 4 for external fire exposure to roofs.
Membrane is resistant to tears and punctures
Resistant to European climate conditions
Approved for green roof landscaping by FLL
Avoids inherent risks of using naked flame
Bauder insulation is CFC and HCFC free with zero ODP
BRE Green Guide Generic A Rating (A+ to E scale) for PIR insulation
Recycled PVC membranes are converted into other components