Business Park Road, Singapore
Mc-Graw Hill Education (MHE) is a learning science company and one of the ‘big three’ educational publisher that customized educational content, software, and services for pre-K through postgraduate education. The company also provides reference and trade publications for the medical, business, and engineering professions. Mc-Graw Hill Education currently operates in 44 countries, has more than 6,000 employees globally, and offers products and services in 60 languages. With the decision on shifting their office form an industrial area to a business district park in Jurong. Mc-Graw Hill education wanted to explore the idea of creating an open plan office with a casual lounge which could be utilized by staff and clients alike. BBFL proposal was to create a seamless transition between the patty lounge and meeting facility on the clients' platform. As such, the reception lobby is integrated with lounge. Clients can be ushered into the connected meeting rooms or have a casual discussion within the lounge area. Communal workbench is adopted for the workspace to provide both spatial efficiency and open collaborative spaces. Office and internal meeting rooms are aligned along the core of premise to allow generous natural light to flow into office.