Will Google"s New London Headquarters Usher In a New Trend in Office Design?

Some believe that the "landscraper" is about to become a trend......»»

Category: topSource: incDec 7th, 2017

Global apparel brand with design office in Portland acquired by industry giant

Icebreaker, the high-end New Zealand-based wool apparel brand that once made Portland its North American headquarters, has been acquired by industry giant V.F. Corp. Terms of the deal with VF (NYSE: VFC), which will close early next year, were not.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 2nd, 2017

Are Open Floor Plans Killing Productivity in Your Office?

The latest trend in office design might promote collaboration and innovation, but studies show it can negatively impact employees. Here's how to find a balance......»»

Category: topSource: incJul 6th, 2017

Alphabet (GOOGL) Unveils Plans for "Landscraper" in London

Alphabet Inc.'s (GOOGL) Google has submitted plans for its "landscraper" headquarters in London. Alphabet Inc.’s GOOGL Google has submitted plans for its headquarters in London, its second wholly owned building after the Mountain View .....»»

Category: topSource: zacksJun 5th, 2017

Key Words: Google submits ‘landscraper’ plan for new London headquarters at King’s Cross

Google has settled on an interesting form factor for its planned headquarters in the British capital: horizontal rather than vertical. In other words, rather than a skyscraper, it’ll be a landscraper......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 2nd, 2017

This is Google"s plan for an adventurous new UK headquarters with a pool and basketball court (GOOG)

Heatherwick Studio and Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)Google has finally submitted plans for its long overdue UK headquarters in King's Cross, London. The detailed plans show a Google building with a 3-lane 25 metre swimming pool, a 200 metre roof.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 2nd, 2017

An Inside Look at the Plans for Google"s Massive New London Headquarters

Among other amenities, it has a pool and a basketball court......»»

Category: topSource: incJun 1st, 2017

Office Lease Up (April 24) Caterpillar Bucks Trend, Selects Suburbs for HQ Location Over Downtown Chicago

Heavy equipment manufacturer Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) announced Wednesday it will relocate to Chicago's suburbs, opting to move its global headquarters to the northern Chicago suburb of Deerfiel.....»»

Category: realestateSource: costarApr 24th, 2017

Cool Offices: Southview Design turns vacant lot into savvy company headquarters

In a vacant lot near the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport, Southview Design saw opportunity on a 3.7-acre swamp: a neglected site littered with concrete debris. Since 1978, the company had rented office space in Inver Grove Heights. Then in .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 4th, 2017

Continental Office moving headquarters up I-71 to renovated facility

Continental Office is on the move. The office design firm is staying in Columbus but relocating headquarters from 2601 Silver Drive to a renovated facility at 5061 Freeway Drive East. The move up Interstate 71 is being prompted by a need for more s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 7th, 2017

The see-through office: Why interior glass is all the rage in workplace design

Over the past decade, the average size of offices has shrunk by 30%, to 175 sf per employee. That trend coincides with the growing popularity of interior glass for offices constructio.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkFeb 6th, 2017

This new office trend lets you lie down at work

Tech startup AltWork has created a desk that moves from standing, to sitting, to lying flat while you work. But will it catch on in workplace design?.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 14th, 2016

BP opening 200-person Denver HQ for a major U.S. division

BP said Wednesday it will establish a 200-person office in Denver as the new headquarters for its onshore division for the lower 48 states. The global oil and gas company (NYSE: BP), which has its global headquarters in London, said it wanted to be close.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 14th, 2016

Technology firms may struggle to disrupt the food business

THE office parks of Silicon Valley boast many firms that are trying to change the world. But there are plenty with more modest goals. Zume Pizza, a tiny startup that is located a few miles from the sprawling headquarters of Google, wants to redesign the w.....»»

Category: topSource: economistNov 23rd, 2016

Facebook to open new London headquarters, create 500 new UK jobs

News comes a week after Google confirmed expansion of its vast London campus that could bring 3,000 more jobs.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 21st, 2016

Google Confirms Massive UK Investment Plan

The CEO of Google has confirmed the technology giant will open a new headquarters in London. The move could see 3,000 new jobs created. ITN UK The CEO of Google has confirmed the technology giant will open a new headquarters in London. The move coul.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesNov 16th, 2016

Bjarke Ingels Group and Heatherwick Studios confirmed as architects for Google’s new London Headquarters

Sundar Pichai, Google CEO, confirmed today that Google plans to build a new purpose-built building on its King’s Cross campus—the first wholly owned and designed Google building outside the United States. The new building joins a growing Google campus.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkNov 16th, 2016

Google to expand London headquarters, construction to begin in 2018

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fly's real-time, streaming news feed keeps individual investors, professional money managers, active trader.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallNov 16th, 2016

Google announces new London office, 3,000 jobs expected

Google said, "An estimated 3,000 jobs will be created by the move".....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 15th, 2016

Google CEO Sundar Pichai says the US election was "challenging" and "deeply divided" (GOOG, GOOGL)

Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesLONDON — Google CEO Sundar Pichai described the recent US election as a "challenging democratic process" that was "deeply divided" in a talk at Google's London office on Tuesday evening. The comments on the election .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 15th, 2016

Under Armour unveils phase one of 50-acre Baltimore headquarters

The first phase of Under Armour’s new Baltimore Headquarters has officially been revealed. The plans were shown to Baltimore’s Urban Design and Architecture Review Panel, reports. Included in the first phase are two office buildings an.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkNov 15th, 2016