Colgate-Palmolive is a multinational consumer products company focused on the production, distribution and provision of household, health care and personal products. Their Support Services Organisation (SSO) in Dublin employs over 90 people nad is a key part of Colgate-Palmolive’s global IT strategy. The SSO in dublin is responsible for IT services in Europe, Middle East and Africa.
FKM were engaged by Colgate-Palmolive to restructure their existing offices at Citywest. The aim of the project was to re-organise teams and create a more collaborative work environment to improve productivity through interaction.
A ‘workspace’ review was carried out and a redesign to incorporate new workplace standards set out by Colgate Palmolive to align their Dublin office with other worldwide offices.
All works were undertaken in a fully live working environment with the employees in occupation in the building and careful programming and phasing of the works ensured minimal disruption to staff.
Highlights of the project include a new flexible board room/training room which with at least 4 possible layout arrangements and new audio visual installation.