Cento completes the installation on The W Hotel, Leicester Square

Cento Engineering Company Ltd completes the second stage of a two part installation on The W Hotel, London.

Leicester Square is a Landmark 192 bedroom, 5 star hotel in the heart of London’s West End, designed by Jestico and Whiles and developed by McAleer and Rushe.

After a successful installation of the external Building Maintenance Unit in March 2010, Cento received an order to provide a system to enable cleaning and general maintenance within the veil along the full extent of the building parameter.

The solution, One continuous monorail arrangement has been provided within the veil to access the internal face of the internal glazing and Hotel room windows.  Each elevation includes two travelling trolley’s that are designed to run in the rail profile and provide suspension points for the primary & safety ropes of a personnel rope access system.

The track system is designed to support the two operatives, rope access equipment, tools and materials whilst carrying out cleaning and maintenance operations.