The Project

RWE, a German multinational energy company, aimed to establish a state-of-the-art office in the UK to support its operations in Europe. Opus4, an office fit-out contractor, was appointed to design and execute this ambitious project. To achieve the desired aesthetic and functional goals, Opus4 partnered with Synergy Creativ for innovative lighting solutions and acoustic management.

The Challenge

The project presented several challenges:

Aesthetic Appeal and Functionality: The new office needed lighting that was both functional and visually striking to create an inspiring work environment.
Acoustic Management: Managing acoustics in the open-plan office was critical to ensure a productive atmosphere.
Biophilic Design Elements: Integrating nature-inspired elements to enhance employee well-being.
On-Time and On-Budget Delivery: Completing the project within the stipulated timeframe and budget constraints.

The Solution

To address these challenges, Synergy Creativ provided a range of tailored solutions:

Ring Pendant Lighting
Sophisticated ring pendant lighting fixtures served as focal points, offering a sleek, modern aesthetic while ensuring optimal workspace illumination.

Biophilic Feature Lighting
Feature lighting designed to mimic natural light patterns was installed, seamlessly integrating with the office’s natural elements and enhancing employee well-being.

Acoustic Linear Lighting
Strategically placed acoustic linear lighting solutions provided excellent illumination and sound absorption, creating a quieter, more focused work environment.

Acoustic Panels
High-performance acoustic panels were installed in key areas to further reduce noise levels and prevent distractions.

Pendants and Downlights
A selection of pendants and downlights provided targeted lighting in various zones, enhancing both task-specific and ambient lighting needs with efficient, well-designed fixtures.

Project Info

Year: 2024

Client: Opus4 RWE

Location: Swindon

The Results

On-Time and On-Budget Delivery
Synergy Creativ’s efficient project management ensured that all elements were delivered and installed on schedule and within budget, meeting all project deadlines.

Client Satisfaction
Both RWE and Opus4 expressed high levels of satisfaction with the final outcome. The new office exceeded expectations in aesthetics, functionality, and employee comfort.

Enhanced Workplace Environment
The combination of advanced lighting and acoustic solutions created an inviting and productive workspace. The biophilic elements, in particular, improved employee well-being and productivity, contributing to a positive work environment.

In summary, the collaboration between Synergy Creativ and Opus4 successfully transformed RWE’s new UK office into a modern, efficient, and aesthetically pleasing workspace, showcasing the impact of innovative design and strategic partnerships.

Lighting Delivered:

Products Used

Tromsø Grid Sombrero Ring LED Pendant Jena Line Polaris 52 LED Linear Direct Opal Luminaire Tridonic LED Panel Lucis Commercial LED Downlight Siegen