TQEH and BE Switchcraft: 40 Year Anniversary

Location: Woodville Road, Woodville The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (TQEH) has over 300 beds and provides a range of health services to the population of more than 250,000 people living in Adelaide’s western suburbs. Since opening in 1958, it has been updated and enhanced over the last 60 years. A $200 – $250 million redevelopment project, a […]


Location: North Terrace  Adelaide SA Scope of worksmain switchboards, main distribution boards & general distribution boards Key challenges D&C project with an extensive ‘in-house’ design component. Sophisticated load-shedding controls to provide selection for Critical, Essential and Non-Essential power sections Back Up supply with ‘Peak Lopping’ controls Extensive Load & Status Monitoring & Communication with BMS Full […]


Location: Port Moresby PNG Scope of worksMultiple electrical distribution boards Special FeaturesExtensive security, perimeter, pole lighting controls Technologies Lighting controlled by pe-cells, time switches & management control panel


Location: Canberra, ACT Scope of worksTo provide Member suites and auxiliary rooms (Lower House & Senate) with general lighting and power distribution boards Key challengesBMS lighting control with individual local over-ride switching Technologies Low-voltage BMS system controlled lighting (new for its time!)

Adelaide Convention Centre

Location: South Riverbank, Adelaide SA Scope of worksmain distribution boards & general distribution boards Key challengesload-shedding controls Essential and Non-Essential power sections Technologies  main distribution boards include arc-containment & venting BMS energy monitoring controls


Location: Tonsley Park, SA Scope of worksMain boards & general distribution boards Key challenges selective interlocking of mains supply and submain supply spatial challenges TechnologiesEmergency shutdown provisions for local isolation


Location: Elizabeth, SA Scope of worksMain switchboards, main distribution boards, generating power change-over switchboards & general distribution boards. Key challenges Project requirements included comprehensive provisions for continuity of supply to all critical and essential services. spatial challenges Extensive monitoring of the use of energy, remote ‘bms’ control of ‘lighting’ and ‘loadshedding’ throughout the installation facilitated […]


Scope of worksMain Switchboard/ Drive/ PLC Combined for new Fuel Depot Key points Tropical climate and exacting standards of build required Worked closely with 2 engineering firms to deliver outcome Technologies 4 x 90kw Variable speed drives 2 x soft starters Air conditioned enclosure Significant PLC Integration Intrinsically safe barriers Built in sections to allow transport […]

SA Water Building

SA Water House was the first South Australian building to be awarded a 6 Star Green Star – Office Design rating from the Green Building Council of Australia. Key points Main Switchboards Distribution Boards Automatic Transfer switches Automated lighting control BMS / Metering Technologies Measurement devices throughout the switchboards to provide the building owner with energy […]

50 Flinders Street Adelaide

Scope Main Switchboards Distribution Boards Complex metering requirements Key challenges Tight Construction Program Significant engineering of metering solution Building management incorporated in design