Tag Archives: Office Space Planning

What is your desk occupation?

With the work environment evolving to meet the needs of the modern workforce; the undertaking a time utilisation studies within the office is becoming a more popular method of working out how the staff use the office on a day to day, hour by hour basis. Condeco are a company who provide technology within the office…
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Veolia UK Office Space Planning Case Study

We have a new case study available to view for a project completed for Veolia UK. “Veolia occupies high quality offices very close to Kings Cross Station, it is an important location for us because of its proximity to the Eurostar and our ability to reach our northern plants and depots. We were faced with…
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Agile Working

Earlier this year we were asked by a north London based client to reduce their expenditure on rent.  They had 200 members of staff, each with their own desk.  We organised a time utilisation study over a two week period.  This concluded that the average desk was occupied for 43% of the time; there was…
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Flexible working and it’s impact on Office Design.

Flexible working is generally accepted as something most of us are really happy about. Mobile tech-nology means that many of us can work from anywhere for at least part of the week without it negatively affecting our productivity. Dare we ask…does this mean that desk ownership could be a thing of the past? We all…
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Designing For Office Privacy

Office design has over the last 20 years strived to ensure 2 key goals, to maximise cost effectiveness and to increase & foster collaboration. Relative real estate costs have reduced dramatically since open plan became the standard model for office design and less cellularisation has indirectly fostered more collaboration.  Encouraging direct and regular connectivity between…
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