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

Shangri-La Tower

Auckland, New Zealand

Liquid Automation performed a complete re-program and re-wire of owner supplied equipment, covering Entertainment, Lighting and Blind Control for the Theatre, Kitchen, Bedroom and Bathroom.

The system allows users simple access to, and intuitive control of, multiple AV sources including a media server.  The user is also able to control 9 electric blinds, lighting and an air handler.



Crestron touch panels throughout the residence.


  • Feedback directly on the touch panels including volume and radio text.
  • Ability to shut off the whole home from the touch panels.
  • Automatic shut down at preset times.
  • Ability to control the lighting directly from the touch panels.