Projects

Varsity Lakes Commercial Balcony Covers

Client: Hutchinson Builders
Location: Varisity Lakes - Gold Coast - Queensland - Australia
Job:

Design, Engineer Fabricate and install 5 individual waterproof balcony covers

Shade and Membrane Structures were approached by Hutchinson Builders to assist them with one of their clients who were looking to transform their external balcony areas into a useable space year round. We took a collaborative approach to find out what was going to be the best fit for the clients needs, given the short turn around and the design and installation limitations.

The results speak for themselves, with the creation of 5 beautiful all weather outdoor areas for the client to take advantage of for many years to come

 

Yeronga Pool Aqua Aerobics Area Shade Structure

Client: Yeronga Pool
Location: Yeronga - Queensland - Australia
Job:

Design, engineer, fabricate and install approx 176sqm shade structure

Shade and Membrane Structures Australia were approached by the client to design and install a shade structure for the end of their new pool, which was an area of approx. 8m x 22m. Several designs were submitted, however a curved structure was decided upon as it offered the most coverage at water level, which was important as this was to be the area where they held aqua aerobics classes. The project was completed in time for opening, to the appreciation of a very happy owner.

 

Pimpima Junction Woolworths Waterproof Car Park Shade Structures

Client: Hutchinson Builders / Woolworths - Fabcot
Location: Pimpima - Gold Coast - Queensland Australia
Job:

Design, Engineer and Construct 1750sqm of waterproof car park shade structures

SMSA won the tender to complete the design and construct of 3 x waterproof car park shade structures for the Pimpima Junction Shopping Center project. To keep the center running at all times, SMSA proposed to complete the installation at night in stages. The project was completed successfully with very happy clients.

 

Liverpool Hospital – Quiet Dreaming Place

Client: Liverpool Hospital / Castle Projects
Location: Liverpool - Sydney Australia
Job:

To design and install a peaceful shaded rest area

Shade and Membrane Structures Australia, were approached to design, fabricate and install a shade sail to cover an area dedicated to the first Australians called “Quiet Dreaming Place”, where hospital staff and patrons can come and rest.

Quite a simple concept but with a stunning outcome for all involved.

 

Little Edward Street Waterproof Atrium Covers

Client: Bennelong Funds Management
Location: Brisbane - Queensland Australia
Job:

To design and Construct 4 160sqm waterproof atrium covers

SMSA were approached by the client to design and construct 4 waterproof covers to protect the atrium areas of the building. With extensive site and access restrictions in place, SMSA were able to come up with a design and construction methodology that allowed us to not only achieve what the client was looking for, but to also achieve it safely and manually, without the use of lifting or access machinery within the 13m high voids.

All was completed with great success. The client, their patrons, the architect and all concern are extremely excited and thankful for the stunning and practical addition to the building.

 

Nerang Woolworths Car Park Shade Structures

Client: Hutchinson Builders / Savilles / Woolworths
Location: Nerang - Gold Coast - Queensland Australia
Job:

Design and Construct 1526sqm of car park shade structures

SMSA won the tender to complete the design and construct of 2 x car park shade structures for the Nerang Shopping Centre project. To keep the centre running at all times, SMSA proposed to complete the installation at night in stages. The project was completed successfully with very happy clients.

Comment from Hutchinson Builders : “You have completed the job with high quality and minimal dramas. Specifically from my side of things you have been one of the easier sub-contractors to work with. If only all subbies worked like you guys the job would be easy! – Thanks and definitely will be sending you future projects.”

 

Quadrangle Titan Shade Structures

Client: Toowoomba State High School
Location: Toowoomba - Queensland Australia
Job:

To provide 192sqm of shade to their internal courtyard

SMSA was contacted by the school to come up with a shade solution for their quadrangle area. They specifically didn’t want the “normal” shade sail look so we decided to go with 3 of our 8m x 8m centre posted “Titan” shade structures.

Client Comment – “The comments have been nothing but positive and I think they just look spectacular.”

 

Allenstown Shopping Center Rockhampton – Car Park Shade

Client: Mainbrace Constructions / Charter Hall / Woolworths
Location: Rockhampton, QLD Australia
Job:

Design and construct approximately 630sqm of car park shade structure for the local shopping center

Shade and Membrane Structures Australia won the tender to complete the design and constructionof a car park shade structure for the Allenstown Shopping Center project in Rockhampton. Working in with many other contractors to keep the site fluid, SMSA were able to complete the project on time, on budget and to the pleasure of the clients.

 

Ferny Grove State High School – Basketball Court Cover

Client: Ferny Grove State High School
Location: Ferny Grove, Brisbane Australia
Job:

Design and construct a steel clad basketball court cover

Having completed shade sails for the client previously, they approached SMSA to design and install a raked steel clad cover for their basketball court area to match the surrounding roof lines. Completing the project on time and on budget left the client very happy and we have completed more work with them since for other areas within the school.

 

Sea World – Polar Bear Junior Exhibit

Client: Village Roadshow Theme Parks
Location: Sea World - Gold Coast Australia
Job:

Design and Construct a shade structure for the new Polar Bear Junior Exhibit

Only finding out about a month before the birth of new Polar bear cub “Henry” that mum was pregnant left little time for the projects team at VRTP (Village Roadshow Theme Parks) to design and construct a whole new enclosure, which included a sufficient shade for the new cub. Working closely with the design and projects team at VRTP, we were able to design, engineer and install the shade structure within 4weeks.