Open-Plan Office Fitout Pros & Cons | Modern Office Fitout
The open-plan office fitout was first seen amongst firms in Silicon Valley. Corporate hierarchy came down with their walls, as they eradicated private offices. This open-plan, shoulder to shoulder, concept swayed far from corporate tradition. However, it has since taken off in Australia and around the world.
In Australia today, offices dedicate at least 50% of their space to collaborative, open-plan areas. 20 years ago, this was not the case at all, with as much as 90% of space used for offices and rows of cubicles.