Ikos Olivia Luxury Resort, Chalkidiki, Greece


Project date: 29/5/2014 - 1/11/2015

Services: Project Management, Cost Consulting, Procurement Management

Project architect: Ikos Olivia S.A. - Oaktree Capital Management S.A

Complete Renovation of the Ikos Olivia (formerly Gerakina Beach) resort complex in the Municipality of Polygiros, on the coast of Gerakini/Halkidiki. The project includes reconstruction of the main building and two level bungalows and restaurants, of an existing (out of use) 600 room hotel into a 400 room Luxury Resort, on a site of 100,000 m2.

Works included: dismantling of all obsolete technical infrastructure and architectural finishes, new planning, additions and full rehabilitation of service installations and architectural fit out with new high quality finishes. The program also included construction of new bungalow units with private swimming pools, construction of 4,000m2 of new public pools, a new SPA and indoor/outdoor pools, and reconstruction of 4 separate restaurants (Italian, Greek, French, Asian).. Works included extensive landscaping and outdoor infrastructure (roads, parking, networks, etc), Waste Water Treatment plant and athletic facilities including an outdoor theatre with supporting infrastructure.

Services provided included: Project Management: closed tenders for the selection of consultants. Design management. Coordination for the issuance of permits by the Greek Tourism Authority and Buildings planning Authority. Budgeting, detailed construction cost breakdown. Support to consultants handling state subsidies through the development law, and successful approval thereof. Tender and awarding of initial work packages. Construction management  included on site quality control, quantity survey and estimating, change order management, coordination with FF&E suppliers, contractor’s payments management, testing and commissioning. Overall schedule monitoring