Audible interruptions and distractions are a constant concern in all collaborative environments and business lounges. Office workers lose 28% of their productive time due to interruptions and distractions. A balance between quiet and noisy spaces needed to be achieved to promote both the collaborative and individual focus work that takes place.
The Porter refresh includes new work-pods, acoustics materials and screens to reduce lateral sound reflections from the open collaborative settings. Using these elements, the new look Porter inspires creativity and innovation, while reinforcing the identity of The Porter as a dynamic, innovative and sophisticated space.