Design by Denton Corker Marshall includes a 216-room hotel

Exhibition Centre Liverpool by Denton Corker Marshall

Architect Denton Corker Marshall has received planning permission for its £40m Liverpool exhibition centre design.

The exhibition centre, for convention centre operator ACC Liverpool, at Kings Waterfront will sit alongside the existing ACC Liverpool facilities the BT Convention Centre and Echo Arena and will include a 216-room hotel.

Stephen Quinlan, senior partner at Denton Corker Marshall, said: “We are delighted that the project has successfully passed this important milestone and we look forward to the completion of these new world class facilities.”

It is due to open in 2015.