The Right Workplace Solution for Aker Tuesday 22 November 2011 PDF Print The design helps the office to flow efficiently and is easy to maintain, it is also future-proof to allow for expansion Award winning Peldon Rose Workplace Consultants has completed a new London office space for Aker Solutions, the leading global oil and gas Service Company in support of its international business and workforce expansion. The workspace covering 25,000 sq feet is located in Chiswick Business Park, London. The new offices will support field development projects for the North Sea and worldwide. Mike Smith, Operations Director, Aker Solutions said: ‘’The design helps the office to flow efficiently and is easy to maintain, it is also future-proof to allow for expansion. It can accommodate 175 people with an additional six meeting rooms capable of holding 60 people seated. Aker Solutions expects to create 500 new UK jobs by the end of 2015 and further continue its growth.’’ Key office features include one main boardroom and five principle meeting rooms all equipped with the latest communication technology. There are three main breakout areas which are strategically positioned and designed to gain as much natural light as possible and to generate a feeling of warmth and relaxation. To further create a softening atmosphere, wooden open basket style pendant fittings were added in the dining areas. The design was to give the office a slight Scandinavian feel to reflect is Norwegian origins. Aker Solutions open plan offices feature a highly innovative and flexible desking solution, with each desk having individual electronic height adjustable work surfaces, which can range between a sitting and standing position. Jitesh Patel, Chief Executive Officer, Peldon Rose said: ‘’The project was successfully delivered thanks to our cohesion with the client and our knowledge and understanding of the space and Chiswick Park itself. Our previous clients at the Park include Tullow Oil and Baker Hughes.’’ The brand new office space provides a platform from which Aker Solutions can push its global growth and capitalise on future market opportunities. -Ends- Further information and high resolution images from: Francesca Scarampi/Rita Vail, Vail & Associates, 103-109 Lavender Hill, London, SW11 5QL T: 020 7738 0722 – E: Francesca@email@example.com Notes to Editors: About Peldon Rose Workplace Consultants www.peldonrose.com Peldon Rose is a London based, award-winning workspace consultancy that focuses on professional and quality solutions to deliver durable, enviable places to work. Established in 1986 the company performs for a plethora of the best names in British and International business including World Gold Council, Google, Tullow Oil, Baker Hughes, Transport for London, Network Rail and Starbucks. The Peldon Rose team is made of highly experienced people with professional knowledge in every discipline needed to deliver a project. All services are based in-house including mechanical and engineering, information communication technologies, design, furniture and installation. The company prides itself on making important decisions easier during stressful office relocations. It turns what can be overwhelming experiences into ones that people can have fun with and enjoy. Peldon Rose gained five prestigious UK International Property Awards for its work with Google, Tullow Oil, World Gold Council and Platina Partners. About Aker Solutions www.akersolutions.com Aker Solutions ASA, through its subsidiaries and affiliates ("Aker Solutions"), is a leading global oil services company that provides engineering services, technologies, product solutions and field-life solutions for the oil and gas industry. The Aker Solutions group is organised in a number of separate legal entities. Aker Solutions is used as the common brand/trademark for most of these entities. Aker Solutions' parent company is Aker Solutions ASA. Aker Solutions has aggregated annual revenues of approximately NOK 35 billion and employs approximately 17 000 people in about 30 countries. This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Vail & Associates in the following categories: Business & Finance, Manufacturing, Engineering & Energy, Construction & Property, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.