Akbar Hotel

New Delhi
1967-69

Post-tensioned shallow girders of 18m span carry the upper ten-floors of this 300 room hotel leaving the lower public areas column free. Tapering ribs radiate out of columns to span 18m at the entrance lobby level.

Architect: Shiv Nath Prasad
Design Engineer: D S Parikh

Maurya Hotel

New Delhi
1975-77

Four wings connected to a central core accomodate 350 rooms in this five-star hotel. Each wing has cascading landscaped terraces. Post-tensioned vierendeel trusses spanning 15m carry the upper floors. Precast trussed planks and hollow blocks have been used to cast the main floors to effect economy in material and to reduce substantially the construction time. The front basement of the hotel houses a multipurpose hall measuring 30m x 30m having a double layer space grid in structural steel designed for a landscaped earthfil to provide a lawn.

Architect: Rajinder Kumar
Design Engineers: B B Chaudhuri GD Juneja I C Gupta C M Sardana
Associate Engineer: H S Bakshi

Centaur Lake View Hotel and Conference Complex

Srinagar
1979-83

Architect: Steain, Doshi & Bhalla

Lodhi Hotel

New Delhi
2003-07

Architect: Kerry Hill Architects

Other Projects

J P Palace Hotel

Agra
1994-97

Architect: Arcop Associates

Hyatt Regency

Goa
1999-2000

Architect: Jasbir Sawhney

Gokarna Golf Resort

Kathmandu, Nepal
1998-99

Architect: Romi Khosla

ITDC Motel

Jammu
1980

Architect: Kanvinde, Rai & Chowdhury

Park Hotel

New Delhi
1981-86

Architect: Bose Brothers

Hotel Residency Manar

Mussoorie
1991-93

Architect: Shiben Ganju

Hotel Oberoi Novotel

Agra
1991-92

Architect: William Perry

Hotel Kalinga Ashok Phase 2

Bhubaneshwar
1984-87

Architect: Ram Sharma

Hotel Bhramaputtra Ashok

Guwahati
1982-87

Architect: Bose Brothers