Since the company was founded in 1989, Cityspace has successfully managed over 1,300 commercial office relocations and projects. The company is committed to intelligent, process-driven building services - the cornerstone of Cityspace’s professional ethos. With low staff turnover and participation in continuous personal development programmes, Cityspace’s highly committed team has extensive experience within the commercial office fit-out market.

 
 

1989

Cityspace founded as a furniture dealership providing solutions to European and North American blue-chip multi Nationals.

1993

Opened offices in the Middle East and Far East.

1995

Microsoft 95 Windows arrived, transforming many businesses by introducing huge numbers of people around the world to computers and the Internet.

1996

Improving efficiency and space management in the workplace, the corner core desk arrived, providing users with space for the CRT colour PC monitor.

1997

Andrew Seward joined Cityspace and formed the construction division.

1998

Cityspace engages in electronic communication (through its first email address run by the IT manager info@) allowing the combination of several media, such as data, graphics, video and sound, into one message.

2001

Cityspace has one of the first Mitel VOIP phone installs in London for placing and transmitting telephone calls over an IP network, such as the Internet, instead of the traditional public switched telephone network (PSTN).

2003

Andrew Seward (Managing Director) purchased the company, trading history and brand.

2004

Utilisation of office space transformed through the replacement of Wave desks and the introduction of Corner core desking.

2005

Desk innovation and adaptation from rectangular to wave, generates space efficiency changes, enabling replacement of the CRT monitor and the main stream adoption of LCD flat screens.

2006

Bench desk arrived enabling improved communication opportunities and more flexible working.

2007

Cityspace invests in the development of the business through introduction of its first Iphone and production of 3D design visuals in house.

2008

Cityspace is an early adopter of Activity Based Working (ABW), using it as a transformational business strategy with its first client.

2009

Cityspace transforms the ethos of the office environment through installation of furniture pods, enabling meeting spaces to be created seamlessly in an open plan environment.

2010

Cityspace embraces the connectivity of design, construction and individual well-being by incorporating monitor arms with reference to established ergonomics.

2013

Cityspace embraces the departure of central office communication rooms and supports the main stream adoption of remote data centres on the cloud.

2014

Since 1989, Cityspace successfully moved over 1000 companies and continued to provide a wide range of services to new and existing clients.

2015

Cityspace supports business transformation through its advancement of Activity Based Working using client survey/evaluation methodology.

2016

Building on its approach to Activity Based Working, Cityspace explores the incorporation of individual well-being within its business strategy. 

2017

Cityspace turnover increased by 50%, with 1300 completed projects to date; delivered on time, on budget and without any health and safety issues.