FEBC International Darby’s Restaurant

Darby’s Restaurant

Darby’s is perfectly situated on the ground floor, beneath the iconic Sky Pool, with views overlooking the US Embassy, Linear Park and The Ravine.

Inspired by the illustrious jazz career of Robin Gill’s father, Darby’s is a nod to the sophistication, elegance and style of the 1950s and 60s.

Location
London, United Kingdom

Date
2019

Design by
Avroko

Services
FF&E, OS&E, Procurement Management

Introduction

Darby’s is located in London, United Kingdom. Darby’s is perfectly situated on the ground floor, beneath the iconic Sky Pool, with views overlooking the US Embassy, Linear Park and The Ravine. Inspired by the illustrious jazz career of Robin Gill’s father, Darby’s is a nod to the sophistication, elegance and style of the 1950s and 60s.

febc engaged a team from the European offices for the Procurement of FF&E and OS&E scope. This included all loose furniture, decorative lighting, curtains, outdoor and the entire OS&E scrope. The project started in September 2018 with the restaurant opening in March 2019. 

Client

Ecoworld Ballymore JV

EcoWorld and Ballymore are joint venture with the aim to create some of London’s most innovative residential developments. In-dividually, both companies have become highly regarded for the excellence and sensitivity of their developments. Together, they are creating spectacular new residential destinations with an unrivalled attention to detail.

Operator

Darby’s

Darby’s is a NYC-inspired, all-day neighbourhood restaurant with oyster bar, bakery & grill, & al fresco tables.

 The febc target is to successfully procure, deliver and install OS&E and FF&E items within a span of 6 months’

Scope and Deliverables

febc was officially awarded the contract in for supply & delivery of OS&E and FF&E within the span of 6 months. febc were able to source competitive prices from manufacturers and suppliers in line with the vision and brand standards of Ecoworld & Ballymore.

Challenges

1) Had to bring to life the vintage 1950’s concept feel within a limited budget and time-frame

2) The entire project was reinvented in terms of finishes

3) Italian artisans for most FF&E production. This required attention to detail and knowledge and relationships with unique suppliersTo conclude, the teamwork and spirit between the client, Interior de-signer and febc enabled for a harmonious work flow to achieve the vision. 

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Result

febc procured and delivered the scope of contracted services on time and at the expected quality.