Fluid world – Are we moving towards an integrated life?
22 Mar 2016
A couple of news releases recently really caught my imagination. There is a link to them at the bottom of the page which will give you the full background because there really isn’t enough space to go into detail here. In a nutshell, one article talked about a revolutionary car design that would allow the vehicle to feed energy back into the owner’s house, and the second proposed designs for a cycle bridge of nearly 5km over the San Francisco Bay.
The humble office desk could be set to undergo a radical makeover - that is is Dutch architects and designers, UNStudio is to have it their way. The reimagined desk takes the form of a circular podium, dubbed the StandTable, which aims to enhance office collaboration and make workers become more active in the workplace.
Following a strong years trading within the UK in 2013 (in fact our best ever), we are now working on some international recruitment. Firstly to help find staff for one of the Middle East biggest projects - the Midfield Airport extension in Abu Dhabi. This is a $4 billion project, Beaumont Wood is recruiting various roles in including Project Director, Ceiling Designer, Contracts Manager, Planning Manager for a major ceiling sub-contractor based in the Lebanon.
May we take this opportunity to wish all of our customers and suppliers a Happy Christmas and a prosperous New Year. We hope you like this picture of the tree in our unofficial London office - the Landmark Hotel! Your support in 2013 was very much appreciated.