Waterloo Systems

Often we overlook the simple things surrounding us: a clear countertop, the easy swing of a hinge, or the simple curve of a wall. In fact, we frequently don’t make mention of spaces such as change rooms, public washrooms or classrooms – that is, not unless they don’t meet our standards.

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Woollam Constructions

The current custodian of one of the oldest names in the Australian building industry says he has an “enormous responsibility” to uphold the company’s long established reputation. Craig Percival is Director of Woollam Constructions, one of Queensland’s best known companies, which is still a family business to the extent, says Craig, that the Woollam family trust is a major shareholder.

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Home Automation

Call it ‘domotics,’ and you are likely to receive a blank stare, but refer to it as ‘smart home’ or ‘home automation,’ and you will get a nod of acknowledgement. For the past few years, consumers have heard the word ‘smart’ attached to countless products and services, from food and drink to snacks like popcorn and mobile phones, which no one seems to refer to as a ‘cellphone’ anymore. Yet what, exactly, constitutes ‘smart’?

July 14, 2020, 9:47 AM AEST