COEL The future of office design

The future of office design

The enforced restrictions of the last year have brought about seismic changes in the way we work. In working from home, many have discovered that they can still be efficient and get the job done. Beyond the initial enjoyment of being surrounded by home comforts and not having to commute, our separation from the mothership has also brought into sharp focus what we miss about life in the office and how those thoughts will potentially help shape the future of office design. Here are some areas which are likely to receive increased attention.

 
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COEL delight the team at Biofidelity

Since founding in 2019, Biofidelity have received much recognition for their ground-breaking work developing cancer diagnostic tests that can be carried out in labs across the world.

 
Renowned biotech firm Mogrify receive design overhaul from COEL

Renowned biotech firm Mogrify receive design overhaul from COEL

Mogrify®, the life science company transforming the development of cell therapies have grown rapidly since forming. They wanted their headquarters in The Cambridge Science Park Bio-Innovation centre to have versatility in accommodating their continued growth and to provide flexibility within the breakout areas.

 
COEL create a bespoke design for Crafted

COEL create a bespoke design for Crafted

Crafted is an award-winning digital agency. Having relocated to a larger purpose-built HQ; the agency sought to expand its office space to accommodate its increasing headcount and create a hub that supports flexible working and enhances staff wellbeing.

 
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COEL deliver a striking design concept for Wyboston Lakes Resort

Wyboston Lakes Resort set in 380 acres of stunning countryside less than 1 hour from London this is the largest independent business and leisure venue in Northern Europe. They sought help from COEL in transforming their Willows Training Centre, from reception, restaurant, and meeting facilities with a clever and thoughtful redesign.

 
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COEL help rally Cambridge business community to build a recreation room for the Phoenix Trust

The Phoenix Trust is no ordinary charity; nestled on the outskirts of Milton Country Park in Cambridge; it is both a bustling business and social enterprise. Forged with a mission to strengthen and empower the lives of people with learning disabilities or complex needs, the Phoenix Trust provides a meaningful experience of work together with the development of social and life skills to some of the most vulnerable in our society.

 
IQ Capital make brand identity a key feature of their workplace as COEL fit out their office.

IQ Capital make brand identity a key feature of their workplace as COEL fit out their office.

IQ Capital is a dynamic investment company based in Cambridge, who back UK deep-tech entrepreneurs from seed stage to exit. After expanding rapidly, they needed a larger office space. COEL’s mandate was to follow the conceptual designs Loci Interiors had produced and create a workplace with impact; somewhere to be proud of. It had to be functional and allow for collaboration as well as an area to host events.

 
How visionary publishing company Archant became ahead of the crowd with help from COEL

How visionary publishing company Archant became ahead of the crowd with help from COEL

COEL delivered an exceptional working space for progressive publishing company Archant while navigating lockdown. Through careful orchestration, clarity on the plan of action and open communication with clients, the project was to deliver a new style of working was delivered in time and on budget.

 
COEl Acoustic booths – a sign of the times

Acoustic booths – a sign of the times

As the advent of a new way of working dawns, there is a rather sleek and contemporary addition to the office that is likely to become a familiar fixture. Acoustic booths are a self-contained, segregated and sound proofed space.

 
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Redesigned and primed – COEL’s Richmond House Beauty Project

The talented design team at COEL have recently finished the style and fit out for Richmond House Beauty.