This luxury up-market hotel development situated on Palmer Street; the Grand Mercure Hotel incorporates a 5 storey building featuring over 100 hotel rooms and includes a conference room, swimming pool and restaurant. The development recognises that Townsville has become an increasingly sophisticated business and leisure destination, with the mineral boom and the city’s position as a gateway to the Great Barrier Reef transforming the city into a major regional hub.
To minimise construction time, Glynn Tucker worked in conjunction with the builder to develop a precast concrete deck system to minimise construction time and reduce the quantity of on-site concrete works.
The all-suite property development is also adjacent to the new Hotel Ibis Townsville, for which Glynn Tucker Consulting Engineers was also commissioned to provide full design services for the project.
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