ASICS OCEANIA HEADQUARTERS, SYDNEY'S MARSDEN PARK
Project Type: Retail & Headquarters
Architect: Reid Campbell, SBA, Siren Design & London based WDC Design
Construction: Richard Crookes & Renascent
Products Used: REGGIANI Mood & Lorasae, FLOS Tracking Magnet & UT Track Spot, EUROLUCE Charm Spotlights, Surface Mounted Can Lights, Linear LED
ASICS sportswear giant has opened its Oceania Headquarters in Sydney’s Business Park, Marsden Park. Covering 57,000sqm, the new site includes office space, a retail outlet, gym, a Japanese inspired garden, warehouse, a distribution centre and a multi-use playing field.
The space provides a variety of different work and communal settings, from collaborative zones to areas which offer concentrated team working environments, away from the traditional work points.
The designers combined a mix of architectural lighting that included Mood downlights & Lorosae pendants from REGGIANI; the Tracking Magnet profile system from FLOS and a mix of EUROLUCE products including the Charm spotlights, surface mounted can lights and linear LED into the design. Throughout the communal area the Lorosae pendant lights, designed by Alvaro Siza in 1999, with a pure, elegant design, blend into the architectural style of the office. Reggiani Mood downlights small aperture minimises glare creating a comfortable atmosphere for any area its installed in.
The Flos Tracking Magnet linear profile system designed by FLOS Architectural, as seen in the conferencing room as well as the retail spaces, comprises of an extruded aluminium electro-magnetic track, available in various length combined with a family of different LED modules. A full range of accessories allows the Tracking Magnet to be configured into continuous arrays, and in different planes, maximising flexibility for the end user.