Where We Work: Hotels & Resorts
LBFG 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, LBFG was able to successfully provide remediation and cost recovery. No matter how bad your mold or moisture issue is, LBFG has successfully addressed it before. Outstanding experience, professionalism, and knowledge is what sets our experts apart from others in the industry.
Services Provided: Building Diagnostics, Investigation, Moisture Forensics, Peer Review, Remediation
After conducting a forensic investigation at this 2000+-room resort, LBFG gave a full diagnosis of its moisture-related problems, including façade, HVAC, and bathroom area issues. Additionally, LBFG 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
LBFG 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. LBFG was able to diagnose the key issues and oversaw $60M in repairs to both the building envelope and HVAC systems.
Services Provided: Recovery Consultation
LBFG 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
LBFG 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
LBFG 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
LBFG 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
LBFG 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.