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Biophilic design is all about reconnecting human beings with nature. So why not get creative with your office planting and enjoy a walk on the wild side? says Kirsty Jones of Plant Designs There’s a growing body of research suggesting ...

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Base Structures gives the NEC a spectacular new look

As part of an exciting £4.5 million transformation of Birmingham’s NEC, Base Structures has installed a stunning fabric façade to the exterior of Halls 1 and 5. Designed by architects Acivico, the 6860 sq m of printed fabric panels and ...

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SPIE UK secures multi-million pound contract with NGD

SPIE UK has scooped a new multi-million-pound contract with Next Generation Data (NGD), operators of the largest tier 3+ data centre in Europe, for the design and installation of three new data halls with associated power trains. The works form ...

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How to provide the best customer experience

Latest figures state that 92% of consumers now read online reviews and it is widely believed that positive reviews can provide around an 18% uplift in sales/bookings. It is now more important than ever for businesses to provide good customer ...

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Cushman & Wakefield announces Dutch acquisition

Cushman & Wakefield  has announced its acquisition of DZAP, a leading Design & Build practice in the Netherlands. The acquisition enhances the global real estate services firm Design & Build capabilities in EMEA following its acquisition of ADMOS in Belgium and Luxembourg ...

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Leading by example

What does it take for a workplace to achieve WELL certification? Strong design principles based around health and wellbeing, as Hilson Moran’s new Manchester office demonstrates Engineering and sustainability consultancy Hilson Moran has created an exemplar office environment at its Manchester office, ...

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BCO reveals the UK’s best workplaces

Last night, saw London’s Bloomberg office come out on top at the British Council for Offices’ (BCO) National Awards taking home both the ‘Best of the Best’ and the ‘Corporate Workplace’ awards. The BCO’s National Awards programme recognises top quality office design ...

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CBRE launches Spacer to help firms plan engaging workspaces

Global real estate advisor, CBRE, has announced the UK launch of Spacer, a free workplace planning product to help companies apply best-in-class workplace trends to their office layout. Unique to CBRE and available to companies of any size, Spacer delivers ...

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How to make your office more appealing to millennials

It’s no secret that the millennial generation has had a profound impact on society and our office environments are definitely no exception. In fact, the office space may have seen one of the biggest transformations in recent years due to ...

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Space to work

Workplace transformation projects don’t always deliver the expected results. Angela Love, a director at Active explains why workplace design can’t be left to designers Almost twenty-five years ago Paul Krugman, the famed economist and columnist for the New York Times, commented: ...

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