News and Editorial

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

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2016 CEDIA GLOBAL AWARD WINNER!

Liquid Automation is proud to announce that we picked up 2 awards at the 2016 Cedia Awards held in Dallas, Texas. The 2 awards were for Best Documentation and Best Special Project for our joint commercial project with ABL Group: Helena Bay Luxury Lodge. Thanks to all the staff involved in this project. See the following links for more!

Cedia Newsletter

CEDIA Global Winners: Home Technology Professionals

Cedia Professionals: Liquid Automation

2016 CEDIA ASIA PACIFIC AWARD WINNER!

Liquid Automation picked up 1 award at the 2016 Asia Pacific Cedia Awards held in Sydney, Australia. The award was for Best Special Project for our joint commercial project with ABL Group: Helena Bay Luxury Lodge. See the following links for more!

2016 CEDIA Asia Pacific Award Winners

Cedia Professionals: Liquid Automation

GLOBAL ELECTRONIC LIFESTYLES DESIGNER AWARDS 2014

Liquid Automation would like to thank CEDIA for publishing all of our 2014 international awards in the latest “Electronic Lifestyles designer awards” book. It is an honour to have our projects published alongside the leading companies worldwide. Please take the time to look at our projects on pages. Global awards: Best Special Project – Page 64 – 65 Global awards: Best Documentation – Page 92 Asia Pacific: Best Special Project Residential – Page 86 Asia Pacific: Best Project Documentation and Design – Page 86

ELECTRONIC LIFESTYLES – WINTER 2015

Intelligent Energy Management

JUNE 2014

As technology evolves, the need for unified communications increases, and the desire to combine resources, and establish a centralised hub for medium to large businesses is called for. There is a tapestry of options out there for specific monitoring of devices but what is required is the implementation of a total building solution to bring the various resources together in each location, creating a global view of how the business is performing, be it Crestron’s Fusion EM / Lutron’s Quantum to AMX’s RMS.

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MAY 2014

LIQUID AUTOMATION’S 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY

Formed by directors Stephan Goodhue and Bruce Cox in 2004, the Auckland company specializes in residential, commercial and marine automation systems, doing work for both local and international customers.

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JANUARY 2013

AUTOMATION SYSTEMS TO MAKE LIFE EASIER

Award winning marine automation specialist Liquid Automation is now applying its considerable technical know how across a wider industrial spectrum and its something both individuals and organisations can use to their benefit.

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DECEMBER 2012

AV MAGAZINE COVER PAGE

First, take the world’s most beautiful sailing yacht and pour in a mansion-sized fibre optic digital video and audio entertainment system. Next, whisk in several mission-critical navigation systems and pipe everything into the smallest container possible. Shake and swirl the resulting cocktail constantly in salt water while sending it to the other side of the world. When done, serve to a discriminating audience accustomed to only the best of everything. Oh, and did I mention there are to be no hitches, glitches or faults… ever?

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DECEMBER 2012

PAIR FIND NICHE IN HIGH-TECH MARINE AND RESIDENTIAL AUTOMATION JOBS.

Liquid Automation co-founders Stephan Goodhue, 38, and Bruce Cox, 48, say they can wire up anything from the sprinklers in the garden and bedroom blinds through to security cameras and access gates, all controlled by a touchpad or smartphone app.

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DECEMBER 2012

THE SKY’S THE LIMIT

THE INTEGRATION OF TECHNOLOGY IN A COMMERCIAL ENVIRONMENT POSES ITS OWN UNIQUE CHALLENGES, ESPECIALLY IF THERE IS A DEMAND FOR THE SYSTEM TO WORK AROUND THE CLOCK. AS DIMI KYRIAKOU REPORTS, LIQUID AUTOMATION WAS ASKED TO ACHIEVE EXACTLY THAT AT AUCKLAND’S SKYCITY CASINO AND HOTEL.

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NOVEMBER 2012

HARD WIRED FOR QUALITY

Meeting the technology demands of the super-rich and fabulously wealthy is all in a day’s work for North Shore firm Liquid Automation. The company is riding a wave of success as the go-to guys for audiovisual equipment and installation in luxury yachts and high-end homes.

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SEPTEMBER 2012

AUCKLAND COMPANY’S AWARDS FOR SUPER-YACHT

An Auckland-based company has won two industry ‘Oscars’ for one of the largest and most technically advanced sailing yachts ever built.

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SEPTEMBER 2012

NZ COMPANY WINS BIG FOR WORK ON LUXURY SUPER-YACHT

A super yacht with all the bells and whistles has helped put a New Zealand based automation company on the world stage. Liquid Automation has won two international awards for the technical work it’s carried out on the 70 metre Vertigo.

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AUGUST 2012

THE SUPERYACHT REPORT – STAR FISH

The Superyacht Report visited New Zealand yard McMullen & Wing latest project Starfish. One of the most technically advanced parts of Star Fish will be the extensive integrated audio-visual entertainment system provided by Liquid Automation Limited

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MAY 2012

AUCKLAND CUSTOM ELECTRONICS EXPERTS WIN THREE INTERNATIONAL AWARDS

Auckland Custom Electronics Experts Win Three International Awards Auckland-based custom electronics experts, Liquid Automation, have won all three categories they entered at their industry’s annual awards

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JULY 2010

LIQUID LIGHTS UP LIFESTYLES OF RICH AND FAMOUS

That’s the life Liquid Automation founders Stephan Goodhue and Bruce Cox have found themselves in after they started their company six years ago.

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MARCH 2010

MOTOR YACHT ‘A’ STYLISH TENDERS BY PHILIPPE STARCK

Motor Yacht ‘A’ is deemed to be one of the most iconic superyachts ever designed. Her designer, Philippe Starck, also created some of the most stylish tenders to compliment the superyacht to ferry her guests ashore.

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AUGUST 2009

SY THALIA – AN ELECTRONIC HAVEN ON THE HIGH SEAS

The SY Thalia is a yacht with a difference … while it’s a beautiful looking vessel outside, it’s what’s inside that really takes your breath away.

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APRIL 2009

CABIN FEVER… TAKING AV TO THE HIGH SEAS

Craig Evans boards the SY Thalia for a glimpse at its newly refurbished cabin completed by Liquid Automation.

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OCTOBER 2008

INTERNATIONAL ‘CRESTRON PROJECT OF THE YEAR’ – WINNER

New Zealand company Liquid Automation won this years Crestron Project of the year for Australasia.

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OCTOBER 2008

SHIP TO SHORE

Home isn’t always defined by four walls and a letterbox. For the owners of the new super yacht Red Dragon, home is often very far removed from suburbia.

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SEPTEMBER 2008

LIQUID GOLD FLOWING FOR KIWI HIGH-TECH FIRM

Kiwi ingenuity has seen a company run from its owner’s basement sail off with two international awards for the work it does on some of the world’s most luxurious superyachts.

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