6280.CH is a 1000 sqm coworking space created by the Swiss architecture studio Evolution Design. Located in the village of Hochdorf, 6280.CH is housed in the former factory of the Swiss furniture maker, Novex. The conversion and transformation into a contemporary environment took into consideration the local context.
DEGW, a brand of the Lombardini22 architecture and design Group, designed the project for global consulting firm Oliver Wyman's new offices in Milan. The new spaces offer an innovative work model called desk sharing, which leaves the usual fixed desk layout behind, allowing employees the flexibility of choosing a different workspace everyday.
Admiring the iconic view overlooking Sugarloaf Mountain, the famous mountain symbol of Rio de Janeiro, was the idea behind the interior project recently designed and completed by the Brazilian firm Reinach Mendonça Arquitetos Associados. The project focused on the restructuring and redevelopment of a business centre built in the 1970s, without particular architectural merits, in the Botafogo Beach district in the southern area of the city.
The international design firm CBRE has completed its headquarters in Amsterdam. Called The Core, the operation transformed an old multi-storey parking garage into their corporate offices. The intrinsically sustainable project won both the jury prize and the public prize in the Big Office category of the Frame Awards.
TreeHugger is a new building designed by MoDusArchitects for the tourist information office in Bressanone, in the province of Bolzano. The sculptural new volume designed by architects Sandy Attia and Matteo Scagnol was selected in an international design contest announced in 2016.
Two interior design projects were recently completed in Milan and Palermo by the Studio Didea architecture firm. The projects included the renovation of two apartments now used as offices. The first one, located in a modern building near Piazza del Duomo in Milan, was transformed into the headquarters of a financial consulting firm. The second is a typical residential apartment located in a building in Palermo built in the 1970s and now transformed by the architects into the Studio’s headquarters.
Beretta Associati planned the functional conversion of an office building in Milan, an early-twentieth-century building in a prime location between Piazzale Lodi and Via Sannio that originally housed the headquarters of a historic Italian mechanical company which has been repeatedly expanded and transformed over the years. The Lombardini22 Group supplied consulting services for the interior design and plant engineering in Beretta Associati’s recent project.
In Barcelona’s 22@ district, on one of the city’s principal traffic arteries, GCA Architects designed Platinum@BCN, an office building combining handcrafted elements with innovative technological and environmental solutions. It obtained a score of 101 points, qualifying in the Platinum category of LEED certification and becoming the world’s most sustainable workspace.
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