ODPM (Office of Deputy Prime Minister)

Type: Office Fit-Out

Value: £6m approx.

Client: Wates Interiors



KDS were commissioned by Wates Interiors to provide design and technical advice for the substantial upgrade of this prestigious new-build for the Office of Deputy Prime Minister (ODPM).

The service provided, involved assisting with decanting and phasing programmes to facilitate increased occupancy.  Wates Interiors emphasis on an upgrade of all open-plan accommodation included redecoration and floor finishes in the formation of new bespoke joinery, contrasting reception, welcoming areas, refreshment points and break-out areas. 

The space-planning and furniture selection was the subject of various working party presentations to various departments. The whole installation was carried out whilst the building was occupied under strict security monitoring.