CATEGORY 1

AWNINGS  (Two Sections)

  • Fixed
  • Retractable

Domestic and Commercial
(Self supported – generally horizontal)

 

CATEGORY 2

BLINDS AND SCREENS

Domestic and Commercial
(Generally vertical, including automated)

 

CATEGORY 3

MARINE FABRICATION

(Boat covers, sails, dodgers, lee cloths, winch covers, life boat covers, biminis, canopies, drogues, etc. (mainly exterior)

 

CATEGORY 4

UPHOLSTERY (Two Sections)

  • Vehicle (interior trimming and upholstery of relating to automotive, aviation, and marine)
  • Residential/ Commercial (Interior trimming and upholstery relating to residential and commercial environements)

 

CATEGORY 5

SHADE SAILS (Two sections)

  • domestic use only
  • commercial use only

(Tensioned between buildings and/or free standing poles)

 

CATEGORY 6

TENSION STRUCTURES AND CANOPIES (Three sections)

  • area less than 50 square metres
  • area 51-100 square metres
  • area greater than 100 square metres

(Fabric tensioned over frame)

 

CATEGORY 7

Roof Structures – Retractable

(Framed structure with retracting fabric roof)

 

CATEGORY 8

RECREATIONAL OTHER

(Recreational awnings/tents, inflatable products  (i.e. bouncy castles, inflatable games, advertising products), camper trailers, caravans, four wheel drives, tarpaulins, banners, flags, etc.)

 

CATEGORY 9

TENTS, MARQUEES AND AIR INFLATED STRUCTURES

(Corporate tent manufacture, marquees and air supported structures. Structures need to be frame, pole or air supported.)

 

CATEGORY 10

EMERGING INNOVATION

(Pertaining to only new products, an original idea or design) 

 

CATEGORY 11

GREEN AWARD

  • Solar energy – structures that collect solar energy
  • Water catchment – structures that collect or channel water/waste
  • Oil booms – that protect against oil and chemical spills
  • Transparent structures – to reduce lighting cost
  • Agriculture – protection for food/crops from the elements (wind, hail etc)
  • Biogas – collection, production and storage of biogas (eg: methane)

(FOR TECHNICAL FABRIC PROJECTS THAT ARE: Energy and/or Water Collectors, Provide Environmental Protection, Help Conserve Energy)