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Google gets best office vote

Google is the office in which British employees would most like to work, according to research conducted by Office Genie. Google’s London HQ, equipped with a swimming pool, games area, running track and roof-top garden, is a workplace most could only ...

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Degree of safety

Student accommodation has been widely criticised for poor design, including inadequate fire safety. Stacey Collins of International Workplace looks at the root causes When I was a student, shared halls of residence kitchens were a weekly source of fire alarm ...

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Showtime

When media giant Viacom decided to refurbish its UK HQ, the planning and design team had to carry out the works without any disruption to transmission. We find out how they did it London Mayor Sadiq Khan announced in February ...

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Incentive appointed for major office relocation, design and fit-out project

Incentive Workplace, part of Incentive FM Group, is now into the second phase of work with its client, London and Capital (L&C), the independently-owned wealth management firm. In the first phase working with surveyors Gerald Eve, Incentive helped L&C find ...

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London’s coolest offices opening their doors for Workplace Week 2017

Marking its fifth consecutive year, Workplace Week 2017, the popular fundraising event organised by workplace consultancy Advanced Workplace Associates (AWA) will take place the week commencing the 13th November 2017. This year’s event will see a dynamic programme of events, ...

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Workplace technologies

The challenges posed by emerging technologies was the area of discussion at Quora Consulting’s June Smartworking Summit where a group of eminent speakers gave delegates some cause for optimism regarding a brave new digitised workplace. Sara Bean reports The latest ...

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KI’s furniture facilitates collaborative working at Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People

KI’s furniture has been selected by workplace design and fit out company Blueprint Interiors to help add colour and functionality to the offices of Rainbows Children’s Hospice. Located in Loughborough, Rainbows is currently the only hospice for children and young ...

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Carillion named preferred bidder for £75m university deal

Carillion has been chosen as the preferred bidder by The University of Manchester to design and build Phase 1 of its new Fallowfield Student Residences project. The University is significantly enhancing its student experience by re-planning and upgrading its Fallowfield Campus ...

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Designed for Life

AECOM’s new London head office was designed by its own in-house interior designers in consultation with a multidisciplinary team of experts, and has achieved a SKA gold rating for its environmental performance and for enhancing the health and wellbeing of ...

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Carillion secures £90m defence contract in Cyprus

The UK Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) has awarded Carillion a £90 million contract to design and build a communications centre in Cyprus. The centre will be a single story building, approximately 10,000 square metres in area, with temperature and humidity controlled ...

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