As a office space planning family business for over 150 years, we have a pedigree and set of values that mean we can offer a highly honed set of very specialist skills. The evidence of this can be seen in every project we undertake.
This has led to a level of knowledge and industry insight that is simply unparalleled in this market place. In a nutshell, we are a family team who genuinely care about our clients and our work.
News & Views
Dods and Woodalls in The Shard
Since the 19th century, one company has been the trusted source for parliamentary reporting. Their Who’s Who book for example is a must have for anyone that has reason to engage or monitor the workings of British Governance. And the world is changing. The area around parliament is undergoing fundamental redevelopment and Dods have […]
Two firms from the 19th Century
shaping the 21st
Both Woodalls and our latest client have heritage in the 19th century. Founded in 1864, we’ve seen a lot come and go as a business. It’s precisely because we have a view on the past that gives us a sense of history. What we’re doing next in the shard is cutting edge. No one has seen […]
the future of your desk
What is a desk? This may strike you as a silly question with an obvious answer, but in today’s world it’s actually not as clear cut as it seems; and in tomorrow’s world it’s not at all what you’d think. In fact, this is same question that inspired our latest seminar, and one that more […]
From West to East with
Our newest client is making a major decision to leave their spiritual home in the St. James’ area and move to London Bridge in the Shard. Woodalls have been brought on board because our unique 5-stage process is the only way to ensure the move does not have them lose their identity but radically […]
Understanding is the root of creativity
What makes a good workspace? Ergonomics and business efficiency are obviously central to the workspace planning discussion but, depending on the perspective, other aspects such as design, cost and flexibility can be highly influential. So, how does one go about finding the right balance? Here at Woodalls, our approach is very pragmatic. The most important […]
Bioclinica We have just completed new space for Bioclinica in Hammersmith, transforming a bleak office floor into a beautiful collaborative workspace. Full update to come later.
A design breakthrough
for breast cancer…
Transforming Breast Cancer A meeting of hearts, minds, and design for the merging of two breast cancer charities in London. Breakthrough Breast Cancer and Breast Cancer Campaign have joined together to form the UKs largest breast cancer charity Breast Cancer Now. The new charity needed a space that considered both cultures and created a office dynamic office environment along with the flexibility […]
Wolters Kluwers at Citigroup Tower
Level 41, 25 Canada Square We have just completed the space planning design and fitout of a lovely new office for Wolters Kluwer on level 41 of the Citi building, 25 Canada Square. A full casestudy will follow.
Are we witnessing the
death of the desk?
The desk has always been the office stalwart, for decades, the individual workplace for employees. They have been through numerous changes in shape and style, gained curves, holes for cables, crafted from different materials… but their ethos has always remained the same, as a representation of work – a symbol of routine, repetition and, as […]
We have just completed new space for Swisscanto, reflecting the prestige of this Swiss investment and pensions organisation. We blended the modern with traditional to create an office environment that they could be proud of. Full update to come later.
‘I was delighted with the process, from start to finish you delivered what you promised and on budget. The front of house area looks fantastic and is a credit to you and your design team.’
NATS — Head of Major Projects
‘It’s not often one can say a project delivered exactly what the customer wanted, but this is one of those times. We developed an excellent open relationship with the Woodalls project team which delivered a high quality project.’
BIR — CEO
‘Woodalls did a fabulous job to fit out our new office and meeting accommodation in Farringdon, both on time and on budget. The company transformed a blank space into a modern, hi-spec working environment that meets the needs of our organisation.’