Recent News & Editorials

Below you’ll find our most recent comprehensive reporting from a variety of publications about Liquid Automation and our Projects.

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The Liquid Automation Team has won 1 CEDIA Award for our work at Auckland City Council.

The award presented was for:

  • Best Documentation

Automation AwardIt has now been 11 out of 12 years that we have received an award in this category.


The Liquid Automation Team has won 2 CEDIA 2018 awards for our work on the 145 foot Sailing Yacht Hemisphere, a 5 man refit located in Cospicua, Malta.

The awards presented were for:

  • Best Marine, Auto, Aircraft
  • Technology Meets Design

This marks a huge milestone for us, as it has now been 10 years in a row that we have won the Best Marine Category! Click on the link below to read the Article.

MAY 2018

Liquid Automation have been featured in the June 2018 Issue of “Widescreen Custom home and Theater Design” Magazine out of the USA for our work on the award winning Melbourne home theater . A special thank you to Wavetrain Theaters who we worked with on this project.  Click on the link below to read the Article.

February 2018

Liquid Automation have been featured on the CEDIA website - an article written about the project for which we won Best Integrated Home (level 4), Best Media Room (level 3) and Best Documentation in August 2017. Click here to read the article.

Residential Project

Glendowie House

Whole home audio/video, automation and lighting control upgrade.


Control System

Savant central control system with a Launchport inductive charging iPad, touch screen remote and Savant touch screen & hard button remotes.

Video Distribution

Savant HDMI Matrix with 5 Sky Decoders, Blu Ray, and Apple TV to a range of TV’s.

1 x 103″ LCD TV with Savant tiling functionality.

1 x 55″ LCD TV

2 x 42″ LCD TV

1 x 26″ LCD TV

Audio Distribution

Audio sources include the above video sources plus 4 streams of iTunes, iPod dock and a radio tuner to the following:

1 x 5.1 surround sound system

5 x in-ceiling speakers

1 x rock Speakers

2 x TV Speakers

Lighting System

Lutron with Savant integration.


  • Savant tiling functionality allows simple selection of either 9 or 6 sources on the screen at once or full screen of one source from an intuitive touch screen interface.
  • Centralised rack – all of the equipment is kept together and outside the main areas.
  • 4 x iTunes integration and control into the central matrix.
  • iPod feedback for remote searching of songs from different areas.