Moreton Bay Rail Link Project

Client: Queensland Rail

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
  • AS 1905.1 Fire-Resistant Door sets
  • AS 1530.4 Test of Elements for Fire-Resistant Door sets
  • Environment specific aspects seeking solution
    • Vandalism-prone space
    • High level public use
    • Required Disabled Access consideration

Customer Needs

  • Light-weight Construction for ease of opening force
  • Extreme Durability Construction
  • Fully pre-finished to ensure non-hazardous finished edges
  • Vandal-resistant cladding to doors
  • Vandal-resistant steel door frames
  • Fire-resistant door sets as required


  • Consultative architectural specification process with Hassel Architects and Spence Doors
  • Accurate and detailed tender submission and qualification via Spence Doors
  • Spence Doors Profiling Service © for electronic capture of installed frame reveals, hinging and hardware preparations
  • Specialist construction to produce light-weight but robust doors for Disabled Access WC, in conjunction with specialist door closer hardware, to ensure ‘ease of opening’ for disable persons
  • Factory pre-finished and pre-prepared to negate ‘on-site’ shaping and cutting, ensuring perfect fit, machine-finished and hand-safe for metallic surfaces / edges; and to ensure complete preparation for all specified (specialist) door hardware.

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 low VOC or volatile organic compounds offering E1 and E0 levels and re-cycled waste materials during construction
  • Spence Doors Profiling Service © for pin-point accuracy of pre-size, pre-shape and pre-prep for door hardware, via state-of-the-art electronic door frame mapping, and in-house door cut, shape and finish via state-of-the-art factory machinery
  • 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.