McKenzie Aged Care Project

Location: Capalaba | Client: Total Constructions | Architect: Fender Kasalidis Architects

Project standards and specialist solutions:

  • National Construction Code of Australia
  • AS 1428 Disabled Access
  • AS 2688 Timber Doors
  • AS 1909 Installation of Timber Door sets
  • 1 Fire-Resistant Door sets
  • 4 Test of Elements for Fire-Resistant Door sets
  • Environment specific aspects seeking solution
    • Heavy & frequent cleaning regiments / hygienic requirements
    • Damage-resistant door facings
    • High level staff and public use
    • Required Disabled Access consideration
  • Spence Doors Profiling Solution

(Precisely measured & exact fitting doors; via electronic mapping)

Customer needs:

  • Steel door frames; including Stainless Steel frames for low-maintenance
  • Low-maintenance (painting-free) door facings
  • ABS edging to doors; for paint-free (fully encapsulated) finish
  • High Durability (Impact-resistant) Construction
  • Non-hazardous finished edges to steel frames / metal clad doors


  • Consultative architectural specification process to exacting national standards
  • Accurate and detailed tender submission and qualification via Spence Doors
  • Quality and precision manufacture for high level pre-finish items, as fit for application
  • Professional installation and compliance, with utilization of Spence Profiling Solution

Doors with the difference:

  • ISO 4801-2001 OHS Management Systems
  • ISO 9001-2008 Quality Management Systems
  • ISO 14001-2004 Environmental Management Systems
  • Requirements met for disabled access to AS 1428 standards, for amenities
  • State-of-the-art factory machinery and experienced operators, employed to deliver factory precision, flush-fit elements.
  • Experienced and licensed Project Managers, Technicians, Contractors and Certifiers appointed to guarantee the required solution and outcome
  • Professionally 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