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Balustrade Sydney – Elite Balustrades Commercial Update

Take a look at a few of our recently completed commercial projects below:

See the write-up featuring Elite Balustrades recent project at DFO Homebush in the Australian National Construction Review here: balustrade Sydney DFO Homebush ANCR article

In conjunction with one of our most valued contractors, Elite Balustrades were thrilled to contribute to the refurbishment of this major Sydney Shopping Hub. Our main challenge was the highly visible stainless steel flashing to the edge of the entire floor slab. We also manufactured and installed seamless stainless steel and glass balustrades to all of the void areas. The end result is unobtrusive – and impressive.

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Trimline balustrade installed with glass already fitted

The Ultimate Work Safe Balustrade System

Presenting the ultimate worksafe balustrade system. Elite Balustrades’ aluminium and glass balustrade is unique in the fact that it provides immediate work safety once installed.

You may have seen countless balustrades in the process of installation among Sydney’s crane-filled skyline. Driving around, I see huge buildings with balustrade posts and handrail installed (sometimes for weeks or even months on end), just sitting there waiting for glass. Considering the business we are in, I often wonder how much this costs the main contractor? Obviously no one can have any access at all to the balconies over this period.

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custom galvanised steel staircase

Custom Galvanised Steel Staircase

Our guys have been busy on site replacing on old timber staircase. We custom-made a galvanised mild steel staircase and balustrade to take its place. See some pictures below of the process. The new steel staircase, including three flights and landings, features a chequer plate tread. Safe and strong – the customer now has a new staircase which functions as an access stair and fire escape. The galvanised mild steel balustrade was also custom-made and welded into place on site.

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