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The Park - Canterbury Court

  • Posted on: 5 September 2014
  • By: admin
Author: 
Ben Woodger
Category: 
recent projects

The installation of the Alcove seating at Canterbury Court took  place over the Summer. Workspace Group created some additional breakout/meeting space for their tennants on the mezzanine area of Canterbury Court in Kennington Park.

Working with Generate studio, WE supplied some alcove seating to create some great meeting...Read more

Intu Lakeside Foodcourt

  • Posted on: 5 September 2014
  • By: admin
Author: 
Ben Woodger
Category: 
recent projects

Redesign and refurbishment of the central food court in one of Britains largest shopping centres. Intu Lakeside shopping centre in Thurrock Essex is the 7th largest shopping centre in the country and as part of ongoing major investment in the centre, the food court area has undergone a major facelift. 
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6 things to consider when creating well designed conference space

  • Posted on: 6 August 2014
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Author: 
Harvey Banner
Category: 
news

WE are often asked for assistance in creating a good looking and functional conference space. To try and help with this we have presented a quick shortlist on how to achieve this goal.

Shown below are some very real concerns that should be addressed when specifying seating for conference centres and auditoriums and some of our examples of where the advice has been followed.

1. Comfort

When the people watching a presentation are squirming in their seat...Read more

Victoria Place Shopping Centre

  • Posted on: 4 August 2014
  • By: admin
Author: 
Harvey Banner
Category: 
recent projects

One of our recent shopping centre food court projects is the Victoria shopping centre in Londons Victoria train station.

 

As part of Victoria Place Shopping Centres remodelling works, Working Environments worked alongside Haskoll architects to help specifiy and supply the central foodcourt loose furniture package.

The Catifa 44 chair in a range...Read more

Chairs for Cyprus Gallery

  • Posted on: 23 July 2014
  • By: admin
Author: 
Harvey Banner
Category: 
recent projects

WE have been working with A.G. Leventis Gallery in Nicosia, Cyprus, to source and supply the seating for the auditorium space in their new museum. Staff from the museum came to Clerkenwell last year to look at seating options and after a few showroom visits they decided on the Theo chair from Chorus Furniture.  

The...Read more

Vestre in Clerkenwell

  • Posted on: 2 July 2014
  • By: admin
Author: 
Ben Woodger
Category: 
suppliers

Photo: James Hudson

If you didn't explore the extremities of last month’s Clerkenwell Design Week you will have missed one of our favourite exhibits. Tucked away in the garden of St James' Church Clerkenwell, fantastic Scandinavian manufacturer Vestre used this backdrop to showcase some of their collection.

We love their beautifully designed, colourful, fun range of products for public spaces. Seeing the the range in this setting allowed us to not only view how...Read more

norse chair wins designer guild mark 2014

  • Posted on: 20 June 2014
  • By: admin
Author: 
Ben Woodger
Category: 
industry news

The Norse chair designed by Simon Pengelly for Modus has been awarded the prestigious Design Guild Mark. Now in its seventh year, the Guild Mark rewards excellence in the design of furniture in volume production. The criteria are for excellence in four fields -design,the use of materials, manufacture and function.


The Norse chair, designed by Modus long term Modus collaborator Simon Pengelly...Read more

Deploy Wins Design Guild Mark Award 2014

  • Posted on: 16 June 2014
  • By: admin
Author: 
Ben Woodger
Category: 
industry news

The Design Guild Mark, now in its seventh year since launching in 2008, rewards excellence in the design of furniture in volume production. By the award of this Guild Mark for designs which meet The Furniture Makers’ Company criteria, the designers receive due recognition and the industry is made more aware of the importance of investment in design. 

The Design Guild Mark rewards the work of...Read more

Pit wins the Red dot Design Award

  • Posted on: 10 June 2014
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Author: 
Ben Woodger
Category: 
industry news

Another beautifully classic piece from Tonon Italia. 

Pit modern and minimalist. WE think the design team of Maly Hoffmann Kahleyss have surely created a new masterpiece. We aren'nt alone with the chair winning a prestigious Red Dot design award.

The perfect intergration of design and craft the minimalist shape of the shell, fully...Read more

Remodeled Paolo Nava classic

  • Posted on: 9 June 2014
  • By: admin
Author: 
Ben Woodger
Category: 
suppliers

We are constantly working with some of the most innovative and well known manufacturers in the industry so to be surprised by a new chair collection isn't something that happens that often. But Tonon Italia have really created a very special collection with the new Jonathan 30 range. 

Tonon have taken the original design created by Paolo Nava 30 years ago and brought it right up to date without losing any of...Read more

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