Office Building Design
All renderings courtesy HOK
The building’s design is inspired by the design of its fleet of cruise ships—with flowing lines....
All renderings courtesy Steven Holl Architects
Steven Holl Architects designed the project.
Open Text’s 160,000-sf office in San Mateo, Calif., is showcased as an example of the type of office space that is designed to promote employee well being and facilitate social interactions “and a fusion of ideas.” Image: HOK Forward report
The report provides insight into the relative importance of such things as amenities and occupant...read more
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Nearly 30% of worksites offer programs for physical activity and fitness, according to the CDC....
At Campari Group’s new North American headquarters in New York, four distinct bar-like experiences offer more than just a place for employees and guests to blow off steam. Photo courtesy Gensler
Amenities with the greatest impact on effectiveness and experience are those that directly suppor...read more
All images courtesy Dynia Architects
Dynia Architects designed the building.
From retention and career advancement to the ethics of inclusion and diversity, these five trends...read more
A rendering of an Innovation Center that would be part of a larger expansion of the Port San Antonio, which has become a platform for connecting cybersecurity and digital innovations with leading global industries. Image: Port San Antonio and Gonzalez/Mogas Architects
Expansions would accommodate cybersecurity, aerospace, and defense tenants, and help commercializ...read more
The relationship between workplace design and company culture isn’t all that different from a tan...read more
The main lobby of Hyatt Hotels’ 240,000-sf headquarters in Chicago, which has achieved WELL Silver certification. This open office space gives its occupants choices for noise and temperature levels. Gensler was the interior designer, Power Construction the GC. Courtesy International Well Building Institute.
Owners and developers are driving demand for wellness features and practices—active stairways, bi...read more
All renderings courtesy OSO Design + Westbank Projects Corp.
OSO and Merrick Architecture designed the building.
3form, a materials manufacturer, did a top-to-bottom remodel of its Salt Lake City headquarters c...read more
Courtesy Duluth Trading Co.
Plunkett Raysich Architects designed the project.
A rendering of an office lobby that is produced by Vantis, which combines design and offsite manufacturing for interior construction. Image: Vantis
Vantis is positioned to integrate design with offsite customized fabrication.
The Harvard studies on the unintended effects of open office defines it as space where 'one entir...read more
The 1.7 million-sf campus will expand the company’s New York City presence.
Apple's current Austin location. Courtesy Apple.
The company will also build smaller expansions in six other U.S. cities over the next three years...
Tech startups are vying for rent-free office space, with access to full amenities, for 24 consecutive months on the 3rd and 4th floors of Wells Fargo Center in downtown Los Angeles, which is also in the process of making its massive atrium more attractive to workers in the building and the surrounding neighborhood. Image: Brookfield Office Properties
This is part of a larger campaign to burnish the image of L.A.’s Wells Fargo Center.
The big HQ2 takeaway is how geography and mobility are becoming major workplace drivers.
Photo: John Gillespie, flickr
Both cities are on the East Coast.
uCity Square, an innovation center in Philadelphia, has ambitious growth plans for the next decade. Image: University City Science Center
This innovation center has several office, lab, and residential buildings in the works.
Stantec worked with Ankrom-Moisan Architects on the design.
Gensler designed the building.
Courtesy TEN Arquitectos
TEN Arquitectos designed the building.
Photo: David Sundberg
CetraRuddy designed the office building.
Courtesy Ware Malcomb
ZZen Design Build was the general contractor for the project.
Level 10 Construction was the general contractor for the project.
The degree of open or enclosed doesn't matter in high-performing work environments. If the space...read more
The 121 Seaport building in Boston includes two floors of prime retail space, and a tree-lined promenade at its base. Image: CBT
Exterior design cuts waste, saves energy, says Building Team members.
A survey of 1,000 office workers in the US and UK found that men value health insurance above any...read more