A successful fit-out is one that minimises business disruption; balances the business’ current and future needs; revitalises the business by adopting improved working practices and creates a workplace environment at an affordable price.

Rapport Solutions provide an independent assessment while working with clients to objectively evaluate and consider each option, based on their project requirements of design, budget and programme.

We’ve developed the following guide to showcase and educate your business on the different methods available, and what method is best suited to your needs at the early stages of an office fit-out and refurbishment programme. We hope you find this useful.

 

Download your guide here: Office Fit-Out Procurement Methods 

If you are in the process of planning a fit out or refurbishment programme and would like further advice, contact us on 01252 712590 or email us at info@rapport-solutions.org.uk.

Whether you’re relocating or redesigning your current workspace, it’s important to understand how interaction across departments, technological advancements and staff working profiles can today play a key part in determining space use and property type.

To help you calculate and estimate your office space requirements, we’ve created a handy office space calculator.

You can download the tool here.

*To determine precise requirements, a workspace analysis can be carried out by Rapport. Simply contact us on 01252 712590 or emailing us at info@rapport-solutions.org.uk for more details and availability.

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Rapport’ have just completed a contract for Ancestry UK the UK’s favourite family history website, offering members access to 1 billion searchable UK family history records.

The project involved Ancestry relocating from their London office in Hammersmith to the 4th floor at Strand Bridge House in the heart of London’s West End, next to Somerset House. Rapport’ appointed as Project Managers, worked to ensure set cost constraints were met through the contract tender process and the project delivered high-quality results.

Design by M Moser Associates provides a multifunctional and vibrant work environment with an emphasis on natural materials and light. The inspired use of colour denotes Ancestry’s corporate image and provides a visual experience alongside a practical environment for all users.

Principle Contractor, Parogon Contracts Ltd delivered site works over a 12-week programme. Works included: fully glazed meeting facilities, complex joinery installations and high specification IT and audio systems.

You can view the full case study here.

Industry News: The average commercial lease length is now 7 years according to the new Moving Office Report, published by Barbour in association with Help Moving Office.

The report that assesses what has happened in the UK’s moving office market over the last 12 months, also looks at the regional activity trends, the types of businesses moving premises and the main issues companies face when moving.

You can view the full report here.

Rapport’ are delighted to announce that works are now complete for Mintec UK, a British owned data firm founded in 1982 offering statistical information and insightful market analysis to suppliers, retailers, manufacturers and food service companies across the globe.

Arranged over two floors, the space at Gloucester House includes a brand new interconnecting staircase to separate the floors and to create and encourage interaction across business groups and teams.

Providing an open-plan environment for all users, catering to people’s different working styles, utilising current technology, we delivered smart state of the art solutions to an agreed cost and timeline.

You can view the full case study here.

 

If you are interested in working with Rapport’ you can contact us on – 01252 712590 or email us at; info@rapport-solutions.org.uk

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