Make your office wall partitions more flexible

Internal Office Wall Partitions and Glazing experts.

The image some people have in their minds about office wall partitions is not always positive; a cubicle farm is seen as symbolic of modern office settings, the epitome of uniformity and blandness. This cubicle arrangement was designed to give employees a greater degree of privacy and personalisation than was found in the previous work environment, which consisted of desks lined up in rows in an open room.

But this is now an old-fashioned view of office wall partitions systems. The space-pod uses meet the requirements of new technologies, new ways of working and an enhanced understanding of how environment affects productivity. Modern offices are changing, with partitioning systems playing a vital role in how offices look, feel and perform.

Businesses grow (or shrink), change and evolve, and it is vital to have the flexibility to change layout and office design. In today’s constantly shifting work environment, with some companies experiencing particularly high churn rates, this is more important than ever.

Rather than a company fitting its work patterns around a building – especially in the case of older buildings – office wall partitions allow the business to tailor its working environment to the way it wishes to work. Carrying out structural changes to a building to facilitate this would be very costly, so modern partitioning is less disruptive to work, more cost effective, and an infinitely more versatile way to achieve these ends.

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Kevin Parker

For over 30 years, Kevin Parker, Founder of space-pod, has been a champion of productive and inspiring workplaces. As designer and industry leader, he starts by getting to know his clients, their business, vision and culture to produce working environments that support agile working and employee wellbeing. Kevin is passionate about the detail and delivering workspaces that are resilient to change, harness growth and, above all, where people collaborate, focus, rejuvenate and thrive. Specialties: Creative Interior Design, Specialist in improving space utilisation and productivity, Champion for implementing new ways of working and collaboration spaces, Change Management, Project Management, Acoustic Interiors Specialist