AUS Commonwealth Bank Place Activity Based Working

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Commonwealth Bank Place

    Commonwealth Bank Place
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Location
Darling Quarter Sydney
Scope
New campus development
Metrics
56,000 m² of commercial office fit out utilising ABW principles at 10 m² per person ( static density )
Completion
2011
Project Description
The CBA’s HQ at Commonwealth Bank Place represents the completion of an 8 year accommodation strategy to improve the performance of their workplace and reduce the organisations operating costs. Central to the success of this project has been the establishment of a CBD campus and the introduction of Activity Based Working ABW).
Benefits
The Bank can support an addition 20% of their workforce due to the introduction of un assigned desking. This also allows the Bank to expand and contract without the need to adjust its overall Net Lettable Area requirement. The Bank’s carbon footprint has also been reduced whilst its business, cultural and operational needs all align.
Commonwealth Bank Place awarded 5 stars Best Office Interior Australia at The Asia Pacific Property Awards 2012-2013
Michael Harte, Chief Information Officer of CBA, speaks about their new HQ Commonwealth Bank Place
Commonwealth Bank shifts to Activity Based Work Culture