Gold Coast Disaster and Emergency Management Centre

The Gold Coast Disaster and Emergency Management Centre is a new dedicated facility for the city’s emergency services during times of natural disaster or emergency. The new hub is the command centre for first responders in times of emergency.

Builder: Hansen Yuncken Pty Ltd
Completion: March 2023
Product: iHoop 9mm, perforated 8-25 square pattern, Group 3 fire rating

Austral's fire rated iHoop features throughout the new centre providing natural warmth and acoustics against a backdrop of engineered concrete walls. The perforated iHoop panel is a certified Group 3 fire rated panel that provides fire safety and acoustic performance whilst showcasing the natural Australian Araucaria veneer.

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