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For more than 65 years, Albert Smith Signs has been making news – although many times, it’s our customers who get the credit for innovative identity projects that grab attention.

The best news that we could get is that we have a satisfied customer for life, whose bottom line benefits from the attention to detail we give every project.

 
North Sydney's Historic Entry Statement   18.07.2017
The original heritage listed “Welcome to North Sydney” archway and illuminated sign was constructed in 1935 and removed in July 2006. We have been privileged to be commissioned to manufacture and install this icon pylon sign, bringing it back to life in the form it was immediately prior to its removal.
Confidence in Motion   20.06.2017
Albert Smith Signs are automotive signage specialists and our portfolio of projects is a testimony to our knowledge and understanding of the automotive industry and its stringent branding requirements. We have successfully provided new branding roll-outs and restoration projects for many of Australia’s leading automotive retailers.
Albert Smith Signs Survived Cyclone Debbie!   24.04.2017
Cyclone Debbie literally crashed into the North Queensland coast causing widespread havoc and chaos with winds of up to 275km per hour accompanied by monsoonal rain. Just the week prior to Debbie we had completed the installation of the Woolworths Bowen branding and signage.
Lighting the Way   21.03.2017
Our recent ASTech project at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital was in partnership with davisthomas – Lubi Thomas and Adrian Davis. Lubi’s creative and artistic practice with Adrian’s engineering, fabrication and design skills form a dynamic, creative, artistic team.
Innovative Architectural Elements for your Building   14.03.2017
Shopping centre site specific architectural features open many opportunities for innovative branding, and Albert Smith Signs is there with innovative solutions!
Where There’s a Will – There’s a Way!   09.03.2017
Our recent digital print project at the Holmes Institute Surfers Paradise were customer supplied designs, with an edge and intent to represent the Gold Coast beach lifestyle.
North Sydney – Missing Corners   01.02.2017
Daniel Templeman is a contemporary artist working predominantly with highly visible public artworks. Working with geometry, depth of colour and texture Daniel’s works can be bold and visually striking – claiming their place in our urban landscape.
Graphics that stay looking great – even in the Australian outdoors!   09.11.2016
Sun, rain, snow – whatever the weather 3M graphics will stand up to it. As a world leader in graphics and graphic weathering standards, 3M use a combination of science, technology and innovation to ensure your finished graphic will perform for its intended life.
Safety Warning on Cheap Imports!   05.10.2016
Companies selling cheap imports have been warned to tighten safety standards after a record number of recalls in Australia. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has put on notice those willing to ship in substandard products just so they can buy cheaper or offer lower shelf prices.
Gold – Gold - Bronze at National Sign Awards   21.09.2016
At the recent Australian Sign and Graphic Association Awards (ASGA) in Sydney we were pleased to achieve recognition from the industry and our industry peers for three of our projects.
Brisbane Open House at Albert Smith Signs – with Artist Daniel Templeman   22.08.2016
Brisbane Open House is a free event, providing Brisbane residents and visitors with the rare opportunity to discover the hidden wealth of art, architecture, engineering and history in buildings, places and organisations around our city.
Sign up Meriton - 56th floor!   13.07.2016
The individual 3D 2 metre high Meriton sky sign letters are fabricated aluminium surrounds with opal acrylic faces and illuminated with ASTech LED’s. The Meriton identifying corporate signage was installed on the east and west elevations of the 56th floor of the building.
State-of-the-art at Wynnum   27.06.2016
The new state-of-the-art library at Wynnum features a wide range of innovative services including digital learning areas and an interactive “Maker Space” for young adults and children to cater for learning through making. The library also includes leading edge audio- visual equipment for hands on workshops. The funding model for the library saw the city's future fund, the City of Brisbane Investment Corporation, own the 3000 square metre retail space below the library and leased on a long term contract by Woolworths
World Class Transformation   01.06.2016
Over the past two years, Pacific Fair has been transformed into a unique shopping destination with a major redevelopment that has created a world class indoor/outdoor leisure and entertainment precinct. This investment has added 50,000 square metres of retail space making Pacific Fair the largest shopping centre in Queensland.
Creative Collaboration   22.04.2016
Hiromi Tango is a contemporary artist working predominantly with textiles in installation and performance art. The art of Hiromi Tango evolves organically from one project to the next, developing complex dialogues with environment and audience. Tango’s large-scale ‘performative installations’ are premised on the notion of interactivity, forging individual, social and cultural connections.
Big Plans for Meakin Park - Logan City Council   12.04.2016
Meakin Park in Logan City is becoming a sporting hub with rugby union, rugby league, soccer, cricket, hockey and a vast range of community activities being played there. Albert Smith Signs partnered with Logan City Council to provide their new directional signage for their Meakin Park facilities.
Innovation Continues   16.03.2016
At Albert Smith Signs we continue to make quality signs with innovation in design, product manufacture and installation methods.
What a Journey!   22.11.2015
The journey between BP Australia and Albert Smith Signs began over 50 years ago in 1964, with the refurbishment of a number of BP locations throughout Queensland.
Business Partner Longevity - Brisbane Markets and Albert Smith   29.10.2015
Brisbane Markets and Albert Smith have once again partnered for the manufacture and installation of their main identification signage.
Albert Smith at Sign China 2015   19.10.2015
The one-stop sourcing platform for the sign industry.
Albert Smith Supports the McGrath Foundation   19.10.2015
Albert Smith Group Supports the McGrath Foundation
What's The Score!   23.09.2015
How many times have you been asked that question whilst standing at your local sports ground watching your team do their stuff?
DreamWorks - Creativity by Albert Smith Signs   23.08.2015
The world’s first DreamWorks-themed, indoor interactive play and creativity centre, ‘DreamPlay by DreamWorks’ recently celebrated its official opening at City of Dreams, Manila. The DreamPlay centre is a first-of- its-kind environment where kids can play and participate in a wide range of creative activities and fun filled experiences with the characters of DreamWorks Animation’s world famous films.
Architectural Elements- Eyedeal Branding!   12.08.2015
Albert Smith Signs designs, manufacturers and installs many types of architectural elements to enhance and customise your identity. These elements are often an integral part of an interior or exterior landscape and complement your branding message.
Longevity Is In Our DNA   30.06.2015
The Albert Smith Group remains a family owned company, built on traditional values and pride in craftsmanship and quality passed down through four generations from the lineage of Samuel Smith.
Landmark Development at Sandstone Point   16.06.2015
The Comiskey Group is a family-owned Queensland property development Company with strategic operations in hotels and shopping centres. The group is consistently at the forefront of industry innovation and they have developed landmark projects in south-east Queensland.
High Performance - At Bupa National Cricket Centre   15.06.2015
The Bupa National Cricket Centre at Albion in Brisbane partnered with Watpac as the managing contractor who appointed Albert Smith Signs as signmaker to manufacture and install their branding and building signs. The choice of Permasign for their building façade delivered exceptional high performance building signage
Intent - Vision - Skill   09.06.2015
THE INTENTION of Arts Qld Senior Project Officer, Nora Zbranek, was to create an interesting and inviting public meeting space and to emphasise the branding and building signs for the State Library of Queensland The brief to Watts Smith was to design a new image for the existing 45 metres billboard that had been erected nearly 10 years previously
Business Signage – With a Smile   26.04.2015
2015 marked a new beginning for St Lucia Dental with the creation of a world class practice and new corporate signage. Albert Smith Signs partnered with Condev Constructions to deliver on Condev’s ethos of “Quality on Time.” Condev’s choice of Albert Smith Permasign for the building facade delivered world class graphics for the building signage.
We Connected - And Transformed   16.04.2015
Three dimensional (3D) illuminated signs make your brand stand out and Albert Smith’s Permasign ensures your brand owns the environment in which it is displayed.
Foil- A Work of Art   21.10.2014
The Brisbane City Council’s Vibrant Laneways projects recently declared Fish Lane off Grey St as Brisbane’s first shared zone. A 10km/h speed limit allows delivery vehicles, pedestrians and cyclists to get that little bit friendlier. The Vibrant Laneways art program transforms Brisbane’s laneways into imaginative, fun and engaging spaces. Exciting public art is exhibited in each laneway.
A World Class Waterfront and Work of Art   11.09.2014
The Gladstone East Shores Redevelopment represents a once in a generation opportunity to deliver a world class waterfront precinct. Gladstone Ports Corporation committed to working with the Gladstone Community to deliver a vibrant family and lifestyle parkland.
Lady Cilento - A Brisbane Icon   20.08.2014
The Lady Cilento Children's Hospital is one of the biggest infrastructure projects currently under way in Australia. Construction is now well advanced and as a Queensland manufacturing company Albert Smith Signs are proud to have manufactured and installed the branding for such an iconic Queensland health facility
ALBERT SMITH GROUP SUPPORTS THE STARLIGHT TEAM   09.07.2014
Thanks to your support, last month Tye was granted his Starlight Wish. Knowing Tye's love of footy, it was obvious it would involve NRL. After careful consideration we set out to create a dream come true for Tye. And so we did...
JUST 5 DAYS TO BUILD AND INSTALL   27.05.2014
As Sign Makers, Smith Signs had just 5 working days to manufacture and install a monolith 10 meter double sided, illuminated, pylon sign for the redevelopment of the Rothwell Shopping Centre.
Looking Ahead To A Different Future   02.04.2014
Albert Smith Group’s Managing Director and fourth generation manufacturer Rodney Smith, has begun a major rethink of his family business
Goodman - Larger than Life   31.03.2014
The Frost design arch way was creatively adventurous and provided the concept direction of a scale that warranted Diadem specialist design, procurement and logistics input, together with Albert Smith's manufacturing expertise, to turn the concept into a built reality.
Topshop Topman - Individuality With a Difference   05.02.2014
Topshop Topman Brisbane’s store is the largest in Australia, spread across three levels at the old Borders bookstore site, on the corner of Elizabeth and Albert streets in Brisbane’s CBD
Sky High in Manila   05.02.2014
One hundred and twenty seven years after it was founded in 1887, Raffles has maintained its brand of high end luxury and exclusivity. Its stories past and brilliant future is alive and well at Raffles Residence Makati
Raising funds for the Philippines   12.12.2013
"Red Cross is assisting hundreds of thousands of people after Super Typhoon Haiyan, one of the most powerful on record, caused widespread destruction across central Philippines". The Albert Smith Group have contributed to this worthy relief effort.
Innovation at 'Little' Woolies in Ballina   05.12.2013
A Woolworths, Mainbrace and Albert Smith Signs partnership
The Colonel has Changed Colours   03.12.2013
KFC Goes Green and Gold for the Ashes
TRI - A Compelling Work of Architecture   19.11.2013
The Translational Research Institute (TRI) - a compelling work of architecture!
A Bold Statement - Morayfield Supercentre   12.11.2013
Demanding the attention of passers-by, Morayfield Supercentre's new monolithic pylon sign delivers 120sq metres of maximum brand visibility.
The Rise and Fall of Neon Sign Technology   31.07.2013
Ever since neon technology was invented in the early 1900’s, neon tube manufacture has been a key process to the production of high and low level neon signs.
Albert Smith Group Remembers   04.06.2013
Q. When does a sign become an icon? A. When it can be viewed on national news coverage most weeks for the past 10 years.
Albert Smith Group… Today – 127 Charlotte St Apartments   04.06.2013
The recent artwork project now in place over the street entry to the Midtown Apartments bears very little resemblance to the original design intent.
Albert Smith Signs… Looking to the Future – at Sign China.   04.06.2013
Our Managing Director and our Albert Smith Technologies Manager were in Guangzhou recently for Sign China. Now in its 11th year, it is the annual event for our industry that showcases all aspects of the sign industry supply chain.