Where We Work: Hotels & Resorts

Liberty Building Forensics Group has performed diagnostic, remediation, and litigation-related services for hotels and resorts worldwide, including in Canada, the Caribbean, China, Europe, Hong Kong, Maldives, Mexico, Singapore, UAE, and the United States.

Even though several of these hotels and resorts have experienced some of the most complex mold and moisture building failures in the world, Liberty was able to successfully provide remediation and cost recovery. No matter how bad your mold or moisture issue is, Liberty has successfully addressed it before. Outstanding experience, professionalism, and knowledge is what sets our experts apart from others in the industry.

Resort, Southeast Asia

Services Provided: Building Diagnostics, Investigation, Moisture Forensics, Peer Review, Remediation

After conducting a forensic investigation at this 2000+-room resort, Liberty gave a full diagnosis of its moisture-related problems, including façade, HVAC, and bathroom area issues. Additionally, Liberty provided opinion of cause and a peer review of the fix, which cost $130M+ in remediation.

Multiple Hotels, North America

Services Provided: Building Envelope, HVAC System Analysis, Moisture Problems

Clients: Include Aloft Hotels, Clarion Hotels, Conrad Hotels, Doubletree Hotels, Embassy Suites, Extended Stay America Hotels, Fairfield Resorts, Fairmont Hotels, Hampton Inns, Hilton Hotels, Hilton Garden Inns, Marriott Courtyards, Marriott Hotels, Omni Hotels, Ritz Carlton Residences, St. Regis Hotels, W Hotel, Westin Hotels

Liberty solved HVAC and building envelope moisture problems in multiple hotels across North America, including Alabama, California, Canada, the Caribbean, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mexico, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Washington, D.C.

Hilton Hawaiian Village Kalia Tower, Honolulu, HI

Services Provided: Building Diagnostics, Building Envelope, HVAC System Analysis, Project Management, Remediation

This tropical resort was experiencing HVAC and building envelope problems. Liberty was able to diagnose the key issues and oversaw $60M in repairs to both the building envelope and HVAC systems.

Resort, Maldives

Services Provided: Recovery Consultation

Liberty provided a recovery consultation in regards to property damage at a resort in the Maldives after the 2004 tsunami in the Indian Ocean.

Multiple Theme Parks – U.S., Europe, and Hong Kong

Services Provided: Building Diagnostics, Building Envelope, HVAC, Problem Avoidance, Remediation

Liberty has been a strategic player in over 100 projects at multiple theme parks (including Walt Disney World in Orlando), providing problem avoidance and diagnosis of HVAC and building envelope problems as well as recommending solutions that have resulted in the successful construction or remediation of over 20,000 guest rooms.

Boutique Hotels, Southeast U.S.

Services Provided: Consulting, Moisture Problems, Remediation

Liberty engaged in consulting and hotel moisture remediation work for boutique hotels across the southeast United States, including Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Texas.

Multiple Hotels, Southeast U.S.

Services Provided: Investigation, Moisture and Mold Problems, Remediation

Liberty provided solutions for and oversaw remediation of moisture and mold problems at multiple resorts in the Southeast United States. These projects totaled over $50M in costs for hotels in Myrtle Beach, SC; Hilton Head, SC; Miami, FL; Cocoa Beach, FL; and Destin, FL.

Multiple Hotels, United States

Services Provided: Building Envelope, Expert Witness, Litigation Support, Moisture Problems

Clients: Include Aloft Hotels, Clarion Hotels, Grand Floridian Resort, Omni Hotels, Sheraton Hotels, Waikaloa Resort

Liberty provided expert testimony regarding moisture-related problems at various hotels across the country, including a $9M matter at the Sheraton Hotel – Orlando, FL; a $15M building envelope repair at the Grand Floridian Resort – Orlando, FL; over $10M in claims in New Orleans, LA; a $10M claim in a Clarion Hotel – WV; a $10M claim in an Aloft Hotel – Austin, TX; a $10M claim at the Waikaloa Resort – Kona, HI; and a $18M claim in the Omni Hotel – Charleston, SC.

Aloft Hotel, TX

Service Provided: Investigation, Forensic Analysis, Expert Testimony

Disney Aulania, HI

Services Provided: Moisture Problem Avoidance Peer Review

Disney, Hong Kong

Service Provided: Moisture Problem Avoidance Peer Review

Fairmont WDC

Service Provided: Investigation, Forensic Analysis, Remediation Management, Design Solutions

Other Projects

  • 1,300+ room Theme Park Resort, FL
  • 2,000+ room Theme Park Resort, FL
  • 3-Building, 1,000+ room Theme Park Resort, FL
  • 3,000+ room Theme Park Resort, FL
  • 900+ room Theme Park Resort, FL
  • Atlantis Resort Beach Tower, Bahamas
  • Blake Hotel, NC
  • Champions Gate, FL
  • Courtyard by Marriott, FL
  • Crowne Plaza, LA
  • Disney’s Animal Kingdon Roof Investigation, FL
  • Disney’s Saratoga Springs, FL
  • Doubletree Hotel, LA
  • Doubletree Orlando Water Event, FL
  • Embassy Suites Kansas City, MO
  • Executive Inn Tupelo, MS
  • Gem Daytona, FL
  • Hilton Garden Inn, LA
  • Hilton Inn @ Penn, PA
  • Holiday Inn Express Savannah, GA
  • Holiday Inn National Airport, DC
  • Hotel Indigo, FL
  • Hotel Le Cirque, LA
  • Hyatt Orlando International Airport, FL
  • JW Marriott/Ritz Carlton CPVC matter, FL
  • KHS&S vs. CNA, FL
  • M Resort, FL
  • Marriot Intercontinental, TX
  • Marriott Boston Common House, MA
  • Marriott Grande Vista, FL
  • Marriott Villas at Doral, FL
  • Omni Hotel, NC
  • Pine Lakes Golf Club, SC
  • President Hotel, MO
  • President Hotel Kansas City, MO
  • Sea Gardens Resort, FL
  • Sheraton World Tower, FL
  • Springhill Suites DIA, CO
  • Springmad Resort, GA
  • St. James Hotel, LA
  • Starwood Vistana Village, FL
  • The Inn at Penn, PA
  • Value Place Hotel, FL
  • Washington Hilton, DC
  • Westin Hotel, GA
  • Westin Lagunamar, Mexico
  • Wingate LaGrange Exterior Survey, GA
  • Wyndham Rio Mar Resort, Mexico