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

Algies Bay

Algies Bay, Walkworth, New Zealand

Alarm, Access Control, Central Entertainment System for Theatre, Living, Kitchen, Deck, Master Bedroom and Ensuite.

The system allows users easy access to multiple AV sources.



Xantech keypads in Living, Deck, Master Bedroom and Ensuite. The Theatre and Lounge utilise Philips Pronto pro-colour LCD remotes.

AV Matrix

MRC44 allowing a total of 4 AV sources.


An Onkyo AV receiver is used in the Theatre. Speakercraft in-ceiling speakers are used throughout.


42″ Plasma TV used in the theatre. 26″ LCD in living, 26″ LCD in Master Bedroom and 15″ LCD in the Ensuite.


Integrated alarm and access control. Intercom at the gate and front entrance ring all phones and allow the gate and/or front door to be opened from any phone.

Motion detection at beach side of the house triggers verbal warning.


  • 15″ LCD TV in the ensuite allows viewing of AV sources while soaking in the bath.
  • External alarm warns trespassers verbally when activated. If trespassers do not retreat alarm will activate fully.