Posts Tagged: Workplace

Review: Orgatec 2022

After a four year break due to the pandemic, Orgatec – the bi-annual workplace trade show, returned to an unseasonably warm Cologne between 25 and 29 October. We asked Design Insider Ambassador Barry Jenkins, Director at BroomeJenkins, to review this year’s event. Although an international show, Orgatec always had a strong German bias given the… Read More >

9 November 2022

Connection Create Collaboration in AstraZeneca, Macclesfield

As part of its drive towards sustainability, global pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca wanted to ensure that all areas of its Macclesfield campus were developing in line with its zero-carbon ambition. [Find Connection on the BCFA Product Finder] At the heart of these goals has been a steady move towards an activity-based working environment that encourages collaboration,… Read More >

2 September 2022

Ekho Studio crafts the future of workplace for AstraZeneca UK

AstraZeneca UK’s commercial head office has a new workspace, designed by Ekho Studio, spread across two floors and over 21,000 sq ft of number 2 Pancras Square, King’s Cross – currently London’s fastest-growing district – and located between the two great railway stations of King’s Cross and St Pancras International. The lively Pancras Square development… Read More >

12 August 2022

The Changing Demands on Power Distribution Systems

As the commercial property sector continues to adjust to new working cultures and practices, Paul Allen, head of power distribution at CMD, explains the need for architects to ensure flexibility when it comes to the specification of power distribution systems. [Find CMD on the BCFA Product Finder] Workplaces continually evolve but the impact of the… Read More >

11 August 2022

All-Change for Domestic & General at Wimbledon HQ with Radical New Scheme Designed by SpaceInvader

The UK’s leading appliance care specialist Domestic & General was happy with the location of its existing Wimbledon head offices – in one of London’s leafiest outlying areas, conveniently close to the railway and tube station – but when the building’s lease renewal coincided with Covid-19 and lockdown, the opportunity arose for a full review… Read More >

24 June 2022

Table Place Chairs’ Circle of Life

Introducing the Table Place Chairs’ Circle of Life, a structural free-standing framework with hanging recycled plastic curtains, the sustainable answer to partitioning walls. A great place to have impromptu meetings and quiet times! The Circle of Life, named after the concept of Circular Economy, is responsibly sourced with curtains from recycled plastics. By reducing the… Read More >

28 September 2021