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BCO competition challenges the next generation to reimagine the workplace post-pandemic

The British Council for Offices (BCO) has launched a competition for its ‘NextGen’ members, who will be asked to design an office fit for 2025.   The competition, now in its second iteration, is particularly timely given the huge change to ...

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Built for speed

The Coronavirus pandemic has accelerated the need for ‘fast buildings’ says Richard Kauntze, Chief Executive, The British Council for Offices, which will speed up the development of the digital office The world has spent the last twenty years getting faster. We ...

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BCO releases lift and escalator guidance for reopening offices

As the country begins to return to the office, new guidance for the safe use of escalators and lifts, has been released by the British Council for Offices (BCO). The safe use of lifts and escalators has been a priority ...

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BCO poll shows the office still remains popular with British workers

According to new a independent polling commissioned by the British Council for Offices (BCO) just one in five (20 per cent) UK adults plans primarily to work from home in the future, while only 16 per cent hope that working ...

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BCO looks at how Covid-19 will change the workplace

According to a new thought paper by the British Council for Offices (BCO), hot-desking is likely to become less popular, screens to protect receptionists will be introduced and unisex superloos will replace gendered communal toilets as a result of Covid-19. ...

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Next generation talent recognised at BCO Awards

The UK’s rising stars in the commercial property sector have been named at the British Council for Offices’ (BCO) fourth annual NextGen Awards ceremony. The Awards are part of the BCO’s NextGen programme, which sets out to mentor and encourage ...

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Entry deadline nears for BCO Awards 2020

Just four weeks remain for wannabe winners to submit their applications for the British Council for Offices (BCO) Awards. The BCO National Awards sets the standard for excellence across the office sector in the UK, and judges look for projects ...

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BCO introduces free membership for students

The British Council for Offices (BCO) has announced that under-graduate and post-graduate students can become members at no charge, as it aims to encourage young people to join the organisation. To apply, students should download the dedicated Student Membership Application ...

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New BCO President to focus on wellness

Paul Patenall, Projects Director at U+I, has been elected as President of the British Council for Offices (BCO) and will focus on the positive impact the industry can have on wellness. Patenall set out his vision as Chair of this ...

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SoVibrant wins at Regional BCO Awards

SoVibrant project ‘The Bonding Warehouse’, has won at the British Council for Offices (BCO) Regional Awards with the refurbishment and extension of this iconic grade II listed building in York. One of the UK’s leading independent strategic creative consultancies, SoVibrant ...

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