Loading …
Director General's Office

Director General's Office

About

The Director General's office is ideal for a fine or private dining event complete with a small meeting or reception within the same function room.

 

It is on the ground floor next to the foyer and reception; it has a private entrance from the President’s staircase. There are impressive high ceilings and it faces the front of the building, overlooking HM Treasury. Large windows provide an abundance of natural daylight.

There is a large solid teak table which can comfortably seat 12; an alternative table can be set up to seat a maximum of 16. There is space to have a seating area complete with a suite of brown leather chesterfield settees and chairs. The room, decorated in rich greens, creams and browns exudes understated luxury with a neoclassical Edwardian theme; it is available for evening hire and subject to availability.

The room is the working office of the Director General to the Institution of the Civil Engineers. The space has a number of fine paintings and ornaments that have their own history and story to tell. One such example reminding of the global influence the Institution of Civil Engineers has around the world is a painting of the Mangla Dam lying across the Jhekum River in Azad Kashmir, Pakistan. Another is of the more local King George V Dock in East London.

Room Director General Thumb

key

Features

  • Natural daylight
  • Catering and refreshments
  • Full wheelchair  accessibility,  guide dogs allowed
  • Central air conditioning
  • Complimentary superfast Wi-Fi
  • Dedicated bandwidths addresses also available
  • Other  Audio Visual  services available on request
Dimensions
Capacities
Stand Up Buffet Reception
12
Seated lunch/dinner/cabaret *
16

*Based on 6' rounds of 10

In cabaret style some people will have backs to the screen

Main Access
Lighting
Wall lights
Light Switches in Room
Yes
Dimmers
Yes
Power and Communications
Telephone Points
Yes
Wireless broadband access
Yes

Relevant

Rooms

Great Hall
Great Hall

On the first floor of this Westminster venue is the most impressive and largest function space within the building.  

Meetings & Conferences Hybrid Events Dinners & Receptions Weddings Filming Location Training
400
Telford Theatre
Telford Theatre

The Telford Theatre, on the first floor of this Westminster venue, is a fabulous purpose-built conference and lecture space with fixed racked seating able to accommodate up to 240 people.

Meetings & Conferences Hybrid Events Filming Location Training
240
Bazalgette Room
Bazalgette Room

The only meeting space on the second floor and therefore offering more privacy is the Bazalgette Room.

Meetings & Conferences Dinners & Receptions Filming Location Training
30
President's Dining Room
President's Dining Room

The delightful President’s Dining Room is on the lower ground floor, is accessible via the discreet President’s staircase.

Meetings & Conferences Dinners & Receptions
30