Hotel Van Zandt
|Project:||Hotel Van Zandt|
|Products||Grease, Lint, Sand-Oil Interceptors|
|Engineer:||Big Red Dog|
The Hotel Van Zandt; includes 367,676-sf, 16-story, 319-key hotel with 4 levels of underground parking. Amenities include a three-meal restaurant, 6,800-sf pool deck and indoor/outdoor bar, 12,000-sf of meeting space—including 1,300-sf fitness facility and lobby walk-up café. The Van Zantt is a boutique hotel and is conveniently located minutes away from the convention center, the Warehouse District and other popular downtown Austin destinations.
Situated in the newly minted Waterfront District of downtown Austin, the project is directly adjacent to and share amenities with The Shore, a Trammell Crow Company condominium project. The Van Zandt attracts both business and leisure travelers given its location. It is two blocks southeast of the Austin Convention Center, one block east of Town Lake, 1.8 miles from the Texas Capitol Building, and 1.6 miles from the University of Texas at Austin.
The hotel utilizes a 6,000 gallon grease interceptor. The ParkUSA GreaseTrooper Model GTS-6000 was chosen for it durability and performance. The unit is freestanding in the lower parking level with service manholes located in an outdoor service area behind the hotel. The configuration allows for convenient pumping while controlling odors. The interceptor is manufactured of 304 stainless steel and will provide many years of service. A smaller kitchen area uses a compact MGT-400 Grease Interceptor.
The ParkUSA Lint Trooper Model LTS-500 is used for the commercial laundry. This unit is also freestanding and allows for easy access and maintenance.
For the parking garage, the city sewer is protected from oil and fuel by the ParkUSA CMP-200 Sand-Oil Interceptor, in a freestanding configuration.