Topic: office furniture

Steelcase’s new chair that responds to human movements can rival plastic office furniture

A new material developed by office furniture firm Steelcase allows the material to become the mechanism of its new chair design, SILQ. The new high-performance polymer material emulates the qualities of carbon fiver at a mass market price, and is currently pending patent. … More

Steelcase partners with Danish design company Bolia

Furniture manufacturer Steelcase has recently partnered with Danish design company Boila and will offer an exclusive collection of Bolia designs, including sofas, armchairs and tables, to customers throughout Europe, Middle East and Africa with availability expected next month. “Bolia offers superior craftsmanship and … More

Schiavello opens new showroom in Dubai Design District

Australian furniture brand Schiavello has been delivering projects in the region since 1980’s and has now bolstered its MENA presence with a new showroom in Dubai Design District. “The opening of the new showroom is a symbol of Schiavello’s dedication to the MENA … More

Steelcase launches Umami collection

Steelcase has recently announced the launch of Umami, a new office furniture system, comprising lounge, table, screen and technology components that can link to form a variety of configurations. Additionally, its sculpted design, reclined back angle and seat depth provide a high level … More

Products of the month: September

Commercial Interior Design rounds up its top products for September 2017.    

Workspace at INDEX 2017: What to expect?

Workspace at INDEX 2017 will focus on the commercial, educational, and healthcare interior markets. Its comprehensive pool of exhibitors enables the show to attract some of the biggest commercial and retail interior buyers in the Middle East, according to the exhibition’s organiser, Esha Elawadhi. … More

Clerkenwell Design Week: How to fail without getting fired

Taking place from 23-25 May, the eighth edition of Clerkenwell Design Week will host an array of new products from leading UK and international brands launching during Clerkenwell Design Week (CDW) this year. Set across seven main exhibition spaces, venues include the House … More

Video: How to improve your office with Feng Shui?

By Susanne Schutz, a Feng Shui master and consultant of Suzhong Consulting Limited. Feng Shui has gained more prominence with interior designers and architects in recent years, and some now seek the help of professional Feng Shui Masters when working on designs for … More

 Matthew Sexton, Perkins+Will, on future of office design

Design is something that influences our everyday lives, even if the average person doesn’t necessarily realise it. It has an impact on everything from the clothes that we wear, to the cars that we drive, and the environments within which we dwell. Great … More

Boytorun Architects designs Mercedes-Benz IT Service Centre in Istanbul

Featuring an agora-style meeting room named “war room”, Boytorun Architects designed a flexible office for Mercedes-Benz Technology Services’ in Istanbul. The new 5.900sqm, four-storey office building provides working space for the company’s 360 staff. The company wanted to create a workplace that enabled … More