Translational Research Institute Project

Client: Translational Research Institute

Project standards and specialist solutions:

  • National Construction Code of Australia
  • AS1428 Disabled Access
  • AS2688 Timber Doors
  • AS1909 Installation of Timber Door sets
  • AS1905.1 Fire-Resistant Door sets
  • AS1530.4 Test of Elements for Fire-Resistant Door sets
  • Environment specific aspects seeking solution
    • World-Class facility demonstrating high-end door & frame construction
    • High level commercial use
    • Required Disabled Access consideration
    • Specific wet-glazed systems for glazed elements of Door sets
    • Acoustic requirements to Door sets

Customer needs:

  • High Durability Construction
  • Fire-resistant door sets as required


  • Consultative architectural specification process with Main Contractor and Spence Doors
  • Accurate and detailed tender submission and qualification via Spence Doors

Doors with the difference

  • ISO4801-2001 OHS Management Systems
  • ISO9001-2008 Quality Management Systems
  • ISO14001-2004 Environmental Management Systems
  • Requirements met for low VOC or volatile organic compounds offering E1 and E0 levels and re-cycled waste materials during construction
  • Experience and licensed Project Managers, Technicians, Contractors and Certifiers appointed to guarantee the required solution and outcome
  • Professional finished, safe and functional door solutions to suit bespoke application
  • Door sets that will stand the test of time and provide the functionality as intended