• Powered by

Seamless Style and Functionality: The Influence of Corian in Fostering Collaboration at Datacom’s Canberra Office

Nestled in the heart of Canberra, the Datacom office showcases a thoughtful approach to workplace design. Crafted by the creative minds at Leffler Simes Architects, this office space is geared towards promoting seamless communication and collaboration among colleagues. One key element in bringing this vision to life is the use of Corian, a versatile and aesthetically pleasing solid surface material.

The core idea behind the Datacom office design was to create a space that effortlessly encourages communication and collaboration. Leffler Simes Architects envisioned a palette that is soft, elegant, and inviting. The use of a rich array of materials and finishes ensures that the environment is not only functional but also visually appealing for both clients and staff.

At the heart of this design, Corian® takes centre stage. Specifically, the reception desk features the sophisticated Corian® colour “Raincloud,” while the kitchens boast the timeless elegance of “Glacier White.” This intentional choice of Corian® not only enhances the overall aesthetics but also seamlessly aligns with the design philosophy of the workspace.

In a bustling office environment, maintenance is a critical consideration. The non-porous nature of Corian® makes it resistant to stains, making it easy to clean and maintain. The sleek surfaces of Corian® contribute to a polished and professional appearance that can withstand the demands of a dynamic workplace without compromising on aesthetics.

As organisations increasingly prioritise employee well-being, the choice of materials in the workplace plays a crucial role. Corian® is seamless and non-porous which discourages the growth of bacteria, making it a hygienic option for high use areas such as kitchen benchtops. This feature aligns with contemporary workplace standards, emphasising the importance of a clean and healthy environment for employees.

The Datacom office in Canberra stands as a shining example of how thoughtful design can transform a workspace into a hub of collaboration and creativity. The strategic use of Corian® not only enhances the overall aesthetic appeal but also addresses practical considerations such as maintenance, hygiene, and flexibility. As the workplace landscape evolves, innovative choices like Corian® continue to shape environments that inspire productivity and well-being.

Project Details

Design By: Leffler Simes
Builder: Stemar Group
Joiner: Linea Interiors
Fabrication: Linea Interiors
Photography: Matthew Longden
  • Benchtops
  • Reception Desk

Other Projects