Commercial / Education

Melbourne University Electrical and Electronic Engineering Building

Melbourne University Electrical and Electronic Engineering Building – Computer Lab Aecom Engineers Melbourne’s design brief for UOM MSE was a continuous pipe luminaire with up/down lighting, low glare, Dali dimmable and efficiency! Bluelab suggested IF award winning ETAP R8 product.  The R8’s design is attractive and clean, with the added bonus of ETAP’s masterful LED-LENs…

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RMIT Childcare

RMIT Childcare RMIT new Child care centre in Melbourne CBD has included Custom Sustainable Timber wall light Dado LED wall lights.  Manufactured from Victorian Ash at 3.2m length with up and down lighting.  The Dado wall light and Truss 90 Pendants with up lighting,  stained in a “Black Butt” finish.  All Truss products were wired…

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RMIT NAS Roof top Garden Lighting – Custom Exterior Pendant

RMIT New Academic Street Custom Exterior Pendants, for roof top garden space Aecom Engineers asked Bluelab Design to help design and manufacture a Custom IP65, LED large opal Pendant light. Bluelab Design manufactured the 900mm dia x 450mm High in UV stabilized opal resin, with even LED illumination, Dali wiring and machine stainless steel 316…

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ETAP Excellum 2

This Article is from ETAP’s Lightpoint magazine, 2016 edition, page 10. Lightpoint magazine is available from the “download” section with ETAP’s website. follow the link to ETAP website on Bluelab’s home page. for more information on Excellum 2 or any ETAP products please contact Bluelab for help.

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Bunjil Place Under construction

Blunjil Place – City of Casey is well on the way to completion. Award winning Architect’s FJMT designed. Bluelab Design are excited to be a part of this incredible building situated in Narre Warren Victoria. Bluelab Design have manufactured beautiful plaster LED feature luminaires.  3 different sizes were supplied:  opening sizes 1570mm dia, 830mm dia…

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St Patrick’s Primary School Upgrade Geelong West

St Patrick’s Primary School Upgarde featuring ETAP R7 Mark Sanders of Third Ecology Architects Geelong needed a energy efficient lighting for St Patrick’s Primary.  Mark contacted Bluelab Design to help. St Patrick’s dates back to 1911 and many of the buildings are heritage listed.  Bluelab’s brief from Mark was to create comfortable learning spaces in…

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Owen Dixon Chambers Board Room Lighting

Owen Dixon Chambers Board Room Lighting – Melbourne CBD. Owen Dixon Chambers East 205 William Street, Melbourne “ODC” owned by Barristers’ Chambers Limited, houses Barristers Clerks, Vic Bar etc. Gray Puksand specified Bluelab Design’s Truss 965 in Custom lengths for the ODC board room fit out located on the 11th floor. Manufactured in locally procured…

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ETAP inline E4 28m run with only 1 power feed

ETAP Lighting E4 Light Line series ticks all the boxes: Ease of installation, versatility, great light output, Dual-lens lens controls, mounting options and inbuilt Daylight sensors ELS, inbuilt motion sensors EMD, and/or K9 emergency module. Central Square in Altona, Melbourne’s South West, Feature ETAP’s E4 inline suspended model with narrow beam lens, 28m continuous run…

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Aecom Office Architectural Lighting fit out Melbourne

Aecom Engineers have relocated their busy Melbourne office to Docklands.  Aecom is a multi-national company offering services in Engineering, Consulting and Project management.  It was important to get their own project right and in particular their public areas that would be scrutinized  by potential customers. Aecom chose ETAP Lighting to illuminate their board rooms and…

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Architectural Lighting in Twitter’s Sydney office

International online Social networking service giant “Twitter” has set up Down under. Bluelab Design supplied most of the high end custom designed luminaires for the fit-out. These were designed by Bates Smart and Aston Consulting, for their modern, light filled, Sydney head quarters. Bluelab Design Custom made 3 different size dual lined Drum pendants with…

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ETAP E4 Fit out in Central Square Altona Shopping Centre

Central Square shopping centre in Altona Victoria has undergone a much deserved make over.  Architecture HQ had a clear vision for Central Square new fresh look.  Some of these ideas were not easy to achieve.  Engineer Ken Parker from SPA Consulting contacted Bluelab Design looking for a High output LED, suspended extruded system with Narrow…

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Clarke Hopkins and Clarke’s Architectural timber lighting Office Fitout

When Robert Goodliffe of Melbourne’s award winning Architectural firm, Clarke Hopkins and Clarke contacted Bluelab Design to manufacture and supply our Timber 90 for their Melbourne office expansion, we were excited to be included in CHC’s own project.  Robert explained that the Office extension is situated at the back of their existing modern Sackville Street,…

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bespoke timber lighting

Sustainable timber lighting for Frankston Tafe upgrade

As your specialist bespoke lighting designers and manufacturers, Bluelab Design proudly offers a variety of products to solve your lighting needs. We recently worked with Frankston Tafe to supply 60 sustainable Tasmanian Oak light fittings to be used throughout the Tafe’s hallways and breakout areas. We used the Timber 90 T5 for this project, a…

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LED Architectural Timber Lighting in Australia Post Melbourne

NDY Light Melbourne office Designed the lighting for Australia Post Melbourne CBD office.  Aviva Gunzberg from NDY used the Timber 965  within her lighting calculations for the meeting rooms coupled with downlights to the perimeter of each room.  The T965 provides 356 lux with the T965 1200mm mounted at 2300mm and the working plane at…

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Project: Australian Catholic University Chapel

Australian Catholic University Chapel

In 2012, Bluelab Design was appointed during the design process by Umow Lai. Bluelab Design worked with Woods Baggot Architects on conceptual designs and final drawings. The design changed minimally over the period of six months, with Bluelab Design helping the process with technical advice. Lowering gear was added so the pendants could be lowered for…

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Project: Manningham Civic Centre

Manningham Civic Centre

Back in 2012, Manningham Civic Centre had come in over budget – so Bluelab Design offered a quality package within budget and the limited schedule. The extrusion fittings were all Dali-controlled and had special paint finishes to match the interior of the project.

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Kino Cinema, Melbourne

Kino Cinema, Melbourne

The 2011 Kino Cinema project was intricate and specialised, with designer lighting and special paint finishes. Bluelab Design was not engaged in the lighting design. Kino was a testimony to Bluelab’s diversity.

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Project: Methodist Ladies College

Methodist Ladies College Marshmead

Bluelab Design worked with FMSA Architecture in 2008 to design a low energy, marine grade lighting for Methodist Ladies College’s self-contained campus in Mallacoota, called Marshmead. Bluelab Design created lighting designs with calculations for the generator room, storage shed, BBQ areas, dining room and commercial kitchen, student cabins and classrooms. Bluelab Design provided modern, low-energy,…

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Project: Melbourne University Commerce Lecture Theatre

University of Melbourne Commerce Lecture Theatre

In 2007 Bluelab Design were contracted to create the internal lighting to large acrylic cubes which were mounted to the ceiling. The luminaire was required to provide lighting downward and to light the cube from within. Also, the fitting required a suspension and flexible wire in order to re-lamp.

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Project: Clayton Utz

Clayton Utz Board Room

In 2006, Bluelab Design was engaged to design and manufacture the boardroom lighting of law firm Clayton Utz in Melbourne’s Collins Street. Bluelab Design worked with renowned architectural firm Woods Baggot through the design stage. The fittings were square luminaire with both up and down lighting components. The frame was chromed and an opal diffuser…

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Project: ANZ Contact Centre

ANZ Contact Centre

Apps Electrics appointed Bluelab Design back in 2002 to make a series of special designed for this project.  The citric-coloured drums were one meter diameter with a cluster of energy-saver lamps and parchment diffused base.  The complicated design was the MR16 surface-mounted downlight. Heat with MR16 lamps was a major concern when these products were…

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