To coincide with the 100th Anniversary celebrations of London's
Wallace Collection, an impressive Lottery funded renovation
programme has been launched, using the internationally renown
Rick Mather Architects. The programme includes the addition
of a much-needed catering facility, The Bagatelle Cafe.
Eliance, the UK retail catering arm of Elior plc, won the
catering contract for the cafe.
was contracted by Eliance to review the proposals, confirm
the budget and programme, and then to manage the project
through to completion. Success of the project depended not
only on meeting the strict deadlines and budgets imposed,
but also on ensuring that the work on the cafe did not disrupt
the work of the main contractor, or of the normal running
of the gallery.
facilities were duly completed on time for the Centenary
celebrations, allowing time for staff training and run-throughs
prior to opening to the public.