Queensland Signage Solutions ‘QSS’ is one of North Queensland’s largest Sign Companies.
QSS was established in 2010 from a merger between Impact Signs ‘Wal Robinson’ and Seriously Signs ‘Luke Jones’ with a vision to deliver a new standard of professional Sign Service to the Townsville Business Community. The owners Wal Robinson and Luke Jones have a combined experience of over 40 years in the Sign Industry and have built up a reputation of integrity and reliability. It is an Indigenous-owned business with 2 indigenous staff or 25% of the employees.
The types of Projects undertaken by QSS include providing signage for the Mining Industry, Government Organisations, National Brand Rollouts, Manufacturing Industry, Education, Tourism, Events, Sports, Health, Retail and the Building and Construction Industry.
Centrally located in Townsville QSS is ideally situated to service North Queensland including the Northwest Mining region.
QSS is committed to sustainable growth and grew from 3 people to a total of 10 in just 2 and a half years. QSS follows a proven business model that will ensure we continue to grow and maintain a high level of service to our clients. QSS is an Equal Opportunity Employer where all workers have access to opportunities that exist within our workplace.
In 2012 Wal Robinson ‘Director’ was identified and selected as an Emerging Leader in the Townsville Community and is one of only 26 people participating in the Townsville Enterprise NQ Emerging Leaders Program, where participants are exposed to the issues and challenges facing the Region and mentored by some of the most influential people in the Region. He holds a Diploma in Business Management and is a Qualified Tradesman Signwriter. He is in the process of completing a Certificate IV in Building and Construction ‘Building’ and working towards a QBBC licence for Sign Structures. With strong skills in Sign Design and Signage Standards and with an eye for detail he will ensure your sign presents professionally and is compliant with regulations.
Luke Jones ‘Director’ is a Qualified Tradesman Signwriter and has extensive knowledge and experience in the planning, manufacture and installation of Signage Projects. He will take your project from concept to completion, ensuring it is completed on time and on budget to the highest standards.
COMPANY OVERVIEW “40 years of experience and knowledge in the Sign Industry.”
EXPERIENCE Queensland Signage Solutions has accrued 40 years of experience in the design, supply and installation of Signage Projects. Queensland Signage Solutions has successfully carried out the design, supply and installation of many major industry projects and smaller commercial projects in the Townsville Region, proving our ability to co-ordinate and interact with our clients, thereby building a long-lasting professional relationship.
Queensland Signage Solutions always approaches every project with the view to co-operating with the client and their representatives in a harmonious relationship. We are committed to delivering a service and product that meets our clients’ needs and expectations of professionalism and quality.
We continue to receive excellent feedback on all our key personnel and have been commended on our quality of work and commitment. This has been achieved through close co-ordination and communication with both our own staff and clients. This we feel is the key to success within our company.
COMPLETED PROJECTS Townsville Airport – Hire Car Signage and Wayfinding Signage, Walkway Mural Signage Townsville Cruise Ship Terminal – Dimensional LED lettering and wayfing signage Calanna Pharmacy – Rebrand of 4 local stores and Cairns Flagship Store Sign Manager – Nationally recognised corporate rollouts such as – GNH, CUB, Keno, Coles, Australian Post, QR Aurizon Horan & Bird Electrical – Signage for NQ Renewable Energy Centre and 50+ Fleet Vehicles nationwide Greencross Vet Clinics – Rebrand of 5 local stores Townsville RSL – LED Pylon Screen Queensland Country Credit Union – Rebrand of branches statewide in Queensland Townsville City Council – Jezzine Barracks Way Finding Signage Hinchinbrook Shire Council – Tyto Wetlands Wayfinding Signage and City beautification Burdekin Shire Council – Portable Information Hub
SCOPE OF SERVICES With a 1000 square metre workshop, a staff of 9 people, a fleet of 5 vehicles, the latest technology in sign making equipment and a broad range of design and job management software we are able to design, manufacture, install and track your job through to completion.
We provide the following services: • Vehicles and Fleet Graphics • Building and Shop Signage • Directional and Wayfinding Signage • Traffic Signage • Safety and Compliance Signage • Promotional and Event Signage • LED Signage • Illuminated Signage • Dimensional Signage • Router Cut, Laser Cut, Engraved Signage • Graphic Design • Sign Design and Manufacture • Pylon and Shopping Centre Signage • Braille Signage • T-shirt and Garment Signage • Flags, Banners, Pennants • Stickers, Labels, Decals • Sporting and Social Clubs • Labour Hire • Spray painting
EQUIPMENT • HP Latex Printer L26500 • HP Latex Printer 570 • HP UV Printer ‘direct to substrate’ FB500 UV • ART CNC Router – 9000mm x 1750mm • CO2 Laser Cutter 130 watt • Drytac Liquid Laminator 1600mm wide • Laminator 1600mm wide Qty 3 • 11 Computer Workstations • Graphtec Vinyl Cutter 1600mm wide • Graphtec Vinyl cutter 600mm wide • Fuji Xerox DocuCentre SC2020 • Industrial Sewing Machine • Ultimate Heat Transfer Press • Vinyl Hot Air Welder • MIG Welder • TIG Welder • Full Range of power tools • 4 x 8 mtr Spray Booth • Air Compressors and Spray Equipment • Debeer Paint Mixing System • Metal Guillotine 2500mm wide • Metal Bender ‘Pan Brake’ 2500mm wide • Vertical Panel Saw • Isuzu Truck • Holden Rodeo ute • 3x Ford Ranger twin Cabs • Forklift
INSURANCE Public Liability Insurance – $20,000,000 Valid to 30/06/2020 Workcover Queensland Policy – Valid to 30/06/2020
QUALIFICATIONS / ACCREDITATIONS National Code of Compliance Trade Qualified Signwriters Diploma of Management Advance Diploma of New Media Arts ‘JCU’ Certificate 4 Multi Media ‘Axiom College’ Certificate 3 Information Technology EWP licensed – Type: SL BL Licence to perform high risk work, Class: WP Working at Heights Certificate Avery Accredited Installer Arc Welding – Certificate of Attainment ASIC Licence – Aviation Security Identification Card WPCG Licence
SAFETY OHMS ‘Occupational Health and Safety Management System’ Audit Australian Standard – AS/NZS 4801:2001 ‘16th December 2011’ Auditor: Craig Thompson