Global Wave Integration
Global Wave Integration elevates and simplifies everyday living with imagination driven technologies. GWI creates tailored, intelligent spaces for family entertainment, working from home environments, and sophisticated theater experiences through custom lighting, sound, a/v, security and so much more. GWI’s dedicated team is comprised of the region’s finest technology designers and their Showroom is the ideal representation of how their work integrates so perfectly with the WELL Building Standard. GWI has a goal of WELL v2 Platinum level certification for their Showroom.
SIZE: 4,000 SF
SUSTAINABILITY: Goal of WELL v2 Platinum certification
MARKET SECTOR: Office
LOCATION: Burbank, CA, USA
GWI’s Showroom includes technologies and products that address the WELL Building Standard’s 10 Concepts, including:
- Immersive Audio-Visual Displays: High-quality audio and visual setups create an immersive environment, allowing visitors to experience GWI’s solutions in realistic scenarios.
- Cutting-Edge Automation: Visitors can witness advanced automation systems controlling lighting, climate, and entertainment systems, demonstrating GWI’s expertise in home automation.
- Innovative Control Interfaces: Interactive touch panels, voice commands, and mobile apps showcase the intuitive interfaces through which users manage their smart home systems.
- Customization Examples: Different room setups exhibit how GWI tailors solutions to individual preferences, from lighting scenes to personalized entertainment zones.
- Energy Efficiency Solutions: Demonstrations of energy-efficient systems such as smart thermostats and solar power integration emphasize GWI’s commitment to sustainable living.
- Biophilic Design: The showroom incorporates biophilic elements such as indoor plants, natural materials, and large windows that connect occupants with nature, promoting a sense of well-being.
- Circadian Lighting: Innovative circadian lighting systems mimic natural daylight patterns, optimizing occupants’ circadian rhythms, enhancing mood, and supporting healthier sleep-wake cycles.
- Acoustic Comfort: Carefully designed acoustic treatments ensure a tranquil environment, reducing noise and enhancing sound quality for stress reduction and relaxation.
- Ergonomic Furniture: Showroom spaces are furnished with ergonomically designed furniture, promoting proper posture and comfort, which contributes to overall physical well-being.
GWI’s involvement with WELL certification has played a significant role in helping GWI move into the wellness industry in various ways:
- Human-Centric Design: WELL places a strong emphasis on creating spaces that prioritize the health and comfort of occupants. GWI has integrated these principles into its design approach, ensuring that the solutions they offer align with the wellness goals of their clients.
- Enhanced Indoor Air Quality: WELL standards emphasize the importance of indoor air quality, including ventilation and filtration systems. GWI has incorporated these guidelines into their projects, promoting healthier living environments for occupants.
- Natural Light and Lighting Design: WELL emphasizes access to natural light and the optimization of artificial lighting to support circadian rhythms. GWI’s expertise in lighting design aligns with these principles, enabling them to create spaces that positively impact occupant well-being.
- Acoustic Comfort: WELL includes requirements for noise reduction and acoustic comfort. GWI’s solutions consider soundscaping, acoustic treatments, and integrated audio systems to create environments that promote relaxation and reduce stress.
- Biophilia Integration: WELL encourages the incorporation of biophilic elements like plants and natural materials to connect occupants with nature. GWI’s designs often include these elements, fostering a sense of well-being and connection to the environment.
- Fitness and Movement: GWI’s move into wellness is also seen in their integration of fitness and movement-friendly designs, aligning with WELL’s focus on encouraging physical activity within spaces.
- Healthy Materials: WELL encourages the use of non-toxic, sustainable materials. GWI’s choices in materials for their projects are influenced by these considerations, promoting healthier indoor environments.
- Educational Opportunities: The WELL certification process involves educating occupants about wellness-promoting features. GWI’s solutions often incorporate educational elements, empowering clients to make the most of their living spaces for their well-being.
To learn more about GWI, their showroom and their services: https://globalwaveintegration.com