This TM provides guidance for building services engineers and other professionals on the design of building services in office environments where frequent changes of activity and layout are expected to occur, to assist the design of more flexible building services for office-based environments.
In a rapidly changing business environment, clients want buildings that can support and change with business needs. They increasingly seek premises that can more readily adapt to their needs.
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Authors: Denice Jaunzens (BRE); James Brittain (ABS consulting)
Members: James Brittain (ABS consulting); Andrew Cripps and Robert Hunter (Buro Happold); Trevor Farnfield (BCO); Dave Hampton (Richard Grey (ABS consulting); Nick Howard (Arups (CIBSE Public Health Group); Denice Jaunzens (Building Research Establishment Ltd.); Brian Nuttell (Argyle Management Services and BIFM); Eddie Picton (Ibsec); Dr Helen Sutcliffe (Paul Evans (John Boxall (FBE Management Ltd (for DETR); Andrew Wood (CIBSE Electrical Services Group); Dr Hywel Davies (CIBSE)