Olympic Hospitality Centre, Stratford


To design and install contemporary washrooms for ladies, gents and disabled areassimilartofirstclassloungefacilities. The internal fit out to be durable and effectively laid out to accommodate a high footfall of usersbetweenevents. Theproductstobe fitted as if for a permanent installation but to be designed for easy removal post-Games forre-use. Fullbuildingregulationstoapply.

Total installed

WCs x 94, Urinals x 28, Hand basins x 88, Disabled x 6

  • Materials and products to be sustainable and eco-friendly where possible
  • Controlled product branding due to sponsorship rights
  • Recycle and re-use of product and materials post de-rig where possible
  • Short notice project with design discussions commencing just 4 months prior to completion
  • IGLOOS put forward design ideas to include
    • Clean lines
    • Extra height floor to ceiling flush fronted cubicles
    • Zebrano palette
    • Square porcelain hand basins with elegant deck mounted, chrome mixer taps
  • Chrome fixtures and fittings including door locks, indicator bolts, loo paper dispensers
  • Cubicle walls and doors manufactured using high pressure laminate on MDF
  • Vanity tops manufactured using post formed laminate
  • Unbranded products
  • Contract was awarded in full to IGLOOS including:
    • all plumbing distribution and installation
    • testing commissioning
    • chlorination
  • 16,000 litre water tank and booster pump used to supply the entire installation via 100mm water distribution pipework
  • All WRAS approved fittings met very high standards put forward by Thames Water and Building Control
  • IGLOOS worked closely with other trades to ensure tight build schedule was met
  • High security and strict access requirements