The Beam has won Commercial Workplace Award at the British Council for offices Virtual Awards Ceremony last night.
The Beam, situated in Sunderland city centre, acts as the centrepiece of the wider Vaux regeneration scheme and is designed around five central themes: ‘A Healthy Office’; ‘A Sustainable Workplace’; ‘An Appealing Workplace’; ‘A Lean Building’; ‘A Contextual Response’.
The judges agreed that the finished product delivered against each ambition and felt the building itself is an emblem of the renaissance of Sunderland. It was lauded as a ‘brave and impactful project that has reset expectations and aspirations for the city’.
For more information on the award winners see here