open-plan office


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open-plan office

A large space, divided by freestanding, partial-height partitions; usually designed to accommodate a large number of office workers.
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Others noted that the research used some poor examples of open offices-instead of including a range of design options between totally open-plan offices and traditional ones.
They wrote that the open-plan offices were identified as problematic.
The open-plan office layout had eight work-stations arranged symmetrically in two groups.
Plans filed with Liverpool council show much of the floor will be open-plan office space.
Tony Wordsworth, director and head of office agency at Bilfinger GVA, Newcastle, said: "The property has been converted to provide modern, flexible open-plan office accommodation which is situated close to local amenities within a popular, easy accessed commercial and residential area."
CARDIFF council has dropped elements of its radical plans for cabinet members to work in an open-plan office.
Melbourne, June 13 ( ANI ): Open-plan office can be hazardous to the health for people with introvert personalities as they are more sensitive to external noises, says an expert.
Newly refurbished throughout, the accommodation comprises an entrance lobby, open-plan office area, separate office, a main workshop/warehouse with roller shutter door, toilet facilities and a secure store area.
Q I WORK in an open-plan office and the woman who sits across from me is driving me mad because she's so noisy.
The first floor is fitted out for office use, providing a large open-plan office and two smaller offices.
Prestwick Park comprises self-contained, open-plan office space from 500sq ft to 16,500sq ft in a landscaped courtyard on the outskirts of the village.
The latest issue to come to light is that the top floor of the building, due to open next week, is designed as an open-plan office - and staff from the Audit Commission who will be based there must have an enclosed office.