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.


M/Y A’ Lura


Henderson, Auckland, New Zealand

Entertainment control for Saloon and Aft Deck.



  • 1 x RTI T2-C RF remote for the Saloon.
  • 1 x RP6 controller.
  • 1 x RTI U1 waterproof RF remote for the Aft Deck.


Saloon – Marantz Home Theatre Receiver combined with Speakercraft in-ceiling speakers and Velodyne sub. Sources include Panasonic DVD recorder, PlayStation 3, Satellite, Digital TV, Radio and Marantz iPod dock. A 42″ Sharp LCD TV was used for the visual display.

Aft Deck – Separate zone out of the saloon AV receiver, having access to iPod, radio, satellite TV and the navigation computer for the pilothouse. The display is a Hatteland screen which is attached to an electric fold down lift out of the deck head.


The Saloon remote also controls lighting, venetian blinds and main dining table, that with a push of a button will lower into the floor.