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Architecture & Access congratulate Steve Schulze in our South Australia Office

Steve Schulze and Grant Wooller lead the Architecture & Access team in South Australia

Architecture & Access congratulate Steve Schulze for achieving Accredited Member status with the Association of Consultants in Access Australia (ACAA). Architecture & Access congratulate Steve Schulze for achieving Accredited Member status with the Association of Consultants in Access Australia (ACAA). Steve has

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Architecture & Access SA office celebrates four years

Architecture & Access provided access consulting services to the University of Adelaide, Medical and Nursing Schools

Architecture & Access SA office is excited to celebrate four years since opening and, following a period of growth, we have moved to new premises located in 147 Pirie Street Adelaide. Grant Wooller and Steve Schulze, the two proud South

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Architecture & Access delivers on Sydney Light Rail accessibility

Architecture & Access delivers on Sydney Light rail accessibility

Architecture & Access has delivered key pieces of the impressive Sydney Light Rail transport infrastructure meeting a range of design, compliance and usability requirements including Disability Standards for Accessible Public Transport 2002 (Transport Standards). “This project showed our unique capacity

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2017 target in sight for accessible public transport

Architecture & Access Queensland Rail Access Audit Project Richlands Station deagon twenty/20 construction

December 2017 is a key milestone for the achievement of accessibility compliance targets across public transport conveyances, premises and infrastructure. In 2002, the Disability Standards for Accessible Public Transport (Transport Standards) was released providing a staged 30-year timeframe for operators

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Architecture & Access assists QueenslandRail to meet Accessible Public Transport target

Architecture & Access Queensland Rail Access Audit Project Varsity Lakes Station

Architecture & Access, in partnership with Queensland Rail Accessibility Team, embarked on a contract to audit the Sunshine Coast line which included 31 stations in July 2016 to assess current progress towards meeting their target obligations under Disability Standards for

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Information for plumbers installing accessible toilets & facilities

Compliant accessible facilities

Plumbers can make a big difference by ensuring accessible toilets, kitchens and other facilities are correctly installed. When facilities are compliant everyone is happy – most of all people with disability. Who is responsible for correct specification and installation of

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Architecture & Access joins Livable Housing Australia as an Associate Supporter and Independent Assessor.

Livable Housing Australia Supporting Member logo

Architecture & Access is pleased to announce their status as an Associate Supporter of Livable Housing Australia. “Architecture & Access has been a long-term proponent of livable housing design,” says director Chris Porter. “This commitment reinforces our position as an

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Allison Crunden, Safety in Design specialist, rejoins OHS consulting team at Architecture & Access.

Allison Crunden Architecture & Access OHS & Safety in Design consultant pictured with project manager David Brown

Architecture & Access is pleased to welcome Allison Crunden back to her role as OHS Consultant and Safety in Design specialist following 18 months working with an international NGO. Allison is a qualified OHS professional with 12 years experience providing

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Luminance Contrast Testing – an essential step in the design of interior spaces

Architecture & Access luminance contrast testing spectrophotometer used to test marerials on a colour board

Luminance contrast testing is now central to interior design development for public infrastructure, buildings and spaces to assist people with vision impairment to identify and navigate the features of the built environment. Architecture & Access provides a luminance contrast testing

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