This Awesome Chicago Office Allows Its Employees to Ride Bicycles Indoors (12 Pics)
Posted on May 18, 2016
Today's companies are doing more and more for the health of their employees. They are contributing towards an inspiring and a creative environment. This company really stepped out of the box when they provided indoor bike lanes for their workers.
1. Employees Come First
The SRAM company is really looking after its employees. The Chicago bike manufacturer wanted to create the most desirable working environment. Today, their main office looks more like a relaxing spa than a lifeless space filled with cubicles.
2. The Size
The company assigned a design firm to decorate the 72,000 square foot office. They had an interesting idea. The office was decorated with bike lanes, gear, shelves, and other bike-friendly equipment.
3. Fun at Work
SRAM believes that their idea will change the work environment and the whole concept of labor. Going to work is supposed to be fun. They want to eliminate boredom and stress that can develop in a typical office environment.
4. The First Steps
It took almost three years to finish the project. It consisted of the renovation and adaptation of the old building.