Office Building Design
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
A study found that contrary to popular belief, the open office did not encourage—but rather, ...read more
Reebok's headquarters in Boston's Seaport District has an employee fitness center with its own boxing ring. Photo: Matthew Delphenich.
Companies create community-rich work environments where employees can thrive.
Saint Gobain's North American headquarters in Malvern, Pa., was designed to provide higher levels of acoustical comfort for its employees. Image: Saint Gobain
The building products giant gauges its employees’ perceptions of old and new headquarters environ...read more
A mix of sit-stand stations and collaboration areas support agile working. Image © Gensler/John Ryan.
When our Gensler La Crosse office relocated last year, we leveraged the opportunity to support an...read more
Analysis of 15 major metros shows the average rent in central business districts was $43.48/sf fo...read more
The David Chipperfield Architects-designed project began in 2010.
Hacker Architects designed the space for Portland’s Frontside District.
Developed by Mark Goodman & Associates, 310 N. Sangamon will be the largest Passive House office building in the U.S. The building will be located around the corner from Google’s new Midwest headquarters in Chicago’s West Loop.
Solomon Cordwell Buenz is designing the building.
The new headquarters includes almost 20,000 sf of additional space.
A double-height annex serves as Jupiter Entertainment office’s social and pantry area, including a 12-seat conference room, that’s bathed in natural light. Image: Peter Dressel/Wilk Marketing Communications
The project team completed this full-floor renovation in four months.
Watch a time-lapse of the HQ being built from groundbreaking to grand opening.
HGA designed the space.
Google Canada’s 58,000-sf headquarters was designed as a “elegant garage,” and features work of local artists. It was also the first Google office to have a real miniature golf course. Photo courtesy Google/Camilla Pucholt
Perkins Eastman recommends personalization, access and “linkages,” and variety as design criteria...
Rendering courtesy of Foster + Partners.
Foster + Partners designed the building.
Open floor plans that encourage collaboration are becoming “best practices” for office designers. Image: Ted Moudis Associates
The latest report by Ted Moudis Associates also finds more space being allocated for amenities an...read more