Perth – Woods Bagot was tasked by Multiplex, a contractor in the construction industry, to design its headquarters. The brief was to create an industrial feel for the interior, with a focus on a minimalist, understated aesthetic. Bringing people together, supporting interaction and increasing efficiency in a team-based environment were key drivers of the design.
The interiors scheme looks to reflect Multiplex’s culture and approach: ‘polished and professional, but also down-to-earth and appreciative of good design and craftsmanship,’ as Woods Bagot Associate Melanie Porrins put it. For the construction company, the integration of the new headquarters with their on-site offices across the state was a crucial requirement of the design process.
Technological integration is also an important factor in the design