Consultants begin work on £48m five star hotel for Ocean View Plaza Development

Consultants Currie & Brown and Aspin International have joined forces to deliver a new £48m ($100m) five star hotel in Abuja, Nigeria for client Ocean View Plaza Development.

Euan McEwan, Currie & Brown chief executive, said: “We are delighted to have won such a prestigious international project. I am confident that the joint venture company will deliver a project to the highest quality standard.”

Currie & Brown will assemble and manage the project team to complete design activities and prepare all pre-tender information in London.

The hotel development will include 600 bedrooms, conference facilities, a spa and underground parking.

Aspin was recently founded by David Ridley, formerly of Faithful+Gould, and Martin Bishop and Lola Olatunji, formerly of Franklin & Andrews.