Following the announcement of Transitions winning an international Polished Concrete Award for 2015, an article has featured in the February edition of Flooring Magazine Australia. The article briefly outlines the project, at Capri on Via Roma Gold Coast, that was awarded the prize in the Retail Category.
A copy of the Flooring Magazine February 2015 edition can be found by following the link below, on page 41.
Alternatively you may read a copy of the article below.
Transitions win polished concrete award
Transitions Polishing and Grinding, a specialist concrete flooring contractor based in Queensland, has been awarded the International Polished Concrete Award in the Retail Category for its work at Capri on Via Roma Shopping Centre on the Gold Coast.
The Capri on Via Roma project encompassed over 24,000m2 of Transitions concrete flooring products, which have been installed from the basement car park to the external walkways and car parks, the internal mall areas and food court as well as a number of retail tenancies.
Speaking of the award, Brett Brant, Director of Transitions said "We are very proud to be presented with the Polished Concrete Award for the Capri on Via Roma project. It is a true testament to the design of the project, the hard work of our team and the high quality products they deliver for Transitions on a daily basis.”
The shopping centre, designed by BDA Architecture and built by Hutchinson Builders, is a $50million refurbishment and extension of a 1960s waterfront building on the Isle of Capri. Transitions completed the following flooring products for the Capri on Via Roma project:
"It is a true testament to the design of the project, the hard work of our team and the high quality products they deliver for Transitions on a daily basis...this really is a great achievement.”Brett Brant, Company Director
- 12,000m2 of diamond grinding to prepare all rain damaged slabs;
- 1,500m2 of Transitions stained concrete floors throughout the internal mall;
- 500m2 of Transitions polished concrete flooring in a number of retail tenancies – Blackboard Coffee Roasters, Manolas Brothers Delicatessen, The Fish Emporium, Olga’s Health Food and Capri Wine + Beer;
- 3,500m2 of Transitions honed concrete floors in the external pathways, entryways and external car parking lots at the shopping centre;
- 6,000m2 of epoxy coatings in the basement car park.
"Transitions have always been focussed on delivering the highest quality products available on the market and this focus has remained so even during the peaks and troughs of the polished concrete industry. For our company to now gain international recognition for this really is a great achievement. It makes all the hard work worthwhile and we are centainly holding our heads high." said Brant
The Capri on Via Roma project has already won a number of architectural awards, including the Regional Project of the Year for 2014 in the Gold Coast/Northern Rivers Architecture Awards, and Transitions is delighted to be adding to the trophy cabinet.