The Architecture program at Tulane University was looking to replace roughly 250 desks in its studios, and they turned to AOS, a local Knoll dealership for help. After not being able find existing product to fit their needs, AOS worked with Milder Office to, together with students, faculty and administrators, develop a custom solution for the project.
After the initial design phase, Milder Office produced a prototype for Tulane. Some revisions were made to the design based on feedback during the review phase. With all stakeholders on board, Milder Office then produced the order.
The resulting workstation and mobile pedestal combination offered improvements over the old studio furniture (see last photos) including increased privacy, integrated task lighting (under the overhead storage shelf), cutting matte surface, pin-up surface, and flexible individual storage (pedestal). Tulane also specified Milder Markerboards for the space.
The order was shipped flat to the AOS warehouse where it was assembled and delivered to the Tulane campus.
The renovation was well received, and Tulane University has placed an order for more workstations for summer 2019.
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Photo credit for photos 1, 2, 5, 10, and 11 to AOS Interior Environments.
Keep things organized with our Mobile Pedestal. It parks neatly under your desk or table, and doubles as an additional work surface or seat. Drawer pull and locks optional. Mobile Pedestals are available in several configurations including: one box drawer and one file drawer, or two pencil drawers and one file drawer, or with a door and adjustable shelves.
Forget the cubicle and upgrade to the Milder Quad Workstation to create semi private work areas within an open floor plan.
You can determine the degree of privacy by adjusting the height of the partition or adding side partitions. Our Quad Workstation can be specified with a wide range of options including pedestals, partitions, pin-up surface, monitor stands, CPU holders, keyboard trays, and more.
Our strength is in our ability to customize and make these units match you needs and your space. We regularly provide plans and assistance in floor planning to our clients as part of our proposals.
The units at left have a return, privacy panels and pinwall.
With pinsurface, monitor stand, and CPU holder.
With returns and desktop storage compartments (custom)
Designed with storage cubbies facing the outside (custom)
With privacy panels, pinwall, and overhead storage (open to both sides)