News & Views

27th November 2015

National Excellence Awards held in Hilton Brisbane

Yesterday, the nation’s best electrical and communications projects were recognised at the annual electrical and communications industry’s Excellence Awards, hosted by the National Electrical and Communications Association (NECA).

State winners from across Australia attended this year’s event at the Hilton Brisbane.

Three Victorian projects and two from each of New South Wales, Western Australia, Tasmania and Queensland received the top national awards in front of 350 industry representatives including contractors, educators and government representatives. New South Wales and Australian Capital Territory also received commendations on projects that were narrowly beaten by the overall category winners.

We would like to congratulate winners from Victoria: Argus Tehcnologies, Elecorp Group and Floyd Industries.  Well done on winning the National Excellence Awards for your categories.

The winning and commended projects are listed below:


Category 1 Domestic Residence: Argus Technologies Solutions, VIC, for Private Residence Berwick

Category 2 Contracting Business: Elecorp Group, VIC, for Mitcham Private Hospital – Mental Health Unit Victoria Court

Category 3 Energy Efficiency and Environment: Floyd Industries, VIC, for Supply and Installation of Cogeneration Plant for the Wangaratta Aquatic Centre

Category 4 Lighting Project: Kerfoot Electrics, NSW, for Dooleys Lidcombe Catholic Club

Cateogry 5 Industrial – Small Project: Klimate Solutions, TAS, for IMAS Taroona Research Facility, Mechanical Electrical and Control Upgrade

Category 6 Industrial – Medium Project: RBD Electrical & Instrumentation, TAS, for Ta Ann Smithton Plywood Motive Installation

Category 7 Industrial – Large Project: Downer EC&M, WA, for Shiploader Replacement Project

Category 8 Voice/Data: Programmed Electrical Technologies, QLD, for Lady Cilento Children's Hospital

Category 9 Commercial - Small Project: Barnwell Cambridge, NSW, for Chief Entertainment

Category 10 Commercial - Medium Project: Fredon Pty Ltd, QLD, for Aldi Distribution Centre – Brendale

Category 11 Commercial - Large Project: Downer EC&M, WA, for Perth City Link Rail Project - Electrical and Communications


Category 4 Lighting: Stowe Australia, ACT, for Australian War Memorial External Lighting Upgrade

Category 5 Industrial – Small Project: RIC Electrics, NSW, for Cootamundra Oil Seeds

Category 7 Industrial – Large Project: Stowe Australia, NSW, for Patrick Port Botany Redevelopment Project

Category 10 Commercial - Medium Project: Martin Donnelly, ACT, for Canberra Data Centres Fyshwick - Phase 1 and 2