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

Waiheke Island Hosted Accommodation

Whole home installation of Lighting Control, Access Control, Network Systems, Audio & Video Distribution, Heating Control, CCTV and Home Automation.



RTI in-wall touch panel control and wireless RF two-way LCD touch panel remote control, Vantage lighting and automation control.

Audio & Video Distribution

Patio deck, Pool area, Lounge, Kitchen and Master bedroom & central audio distribution.

Access Control

Keypad access control from Front Door, Back Door and Garage


IP video surveillance, perimeter security, house alarm & fire detection system.

Lighting Control

Vantage Lighting Control of 48 circuits

MATV Distribution

Freeview HD & Satellite TV distribution


Whole home automation of the following:

  • Lighting Control
  • Heating Control
  • Access Control
  • Gate Control
  • Swimming Pool
  • Audio Video
  • CCTV


  • When guest areas are not in use, a single press on the touch panel switches off heated towel rails, lights and underfloor heating throughout the guest bedrooms.
  • Keyless entry (easily changed for each guest).
  • Alarm arming turns off all lighting and AV equipment.
  • Astronomical clock turns off all outside lights.