With over-70 different services offered by the team at Intrust Group, we can do just about anything in the building, energy and plumbing fields.
Our projects below demonstrate our skill and expertise as one of Far North Queensland’s leading providers of building, energy and plumbing services. Our team works closely with each of our customers to ensure that all services are completed to the highest standard of workmanship and delivered on time.
FNQ Tourist Sites – 84kW of Electric Vehicle Charging Stations.
Various Sites QLD 4870
In 2019 Intrust Energy Solutions delivered an Australian first EV Charging Pilot Project. The project was sponsored by RACQ and included the delivery of twelve Electric Vehicle Charging Stations across six popular Tourist Sites across Far North Queensland. Paronella Park, Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, Hartleys Crocodile Adventures, Mossman Gorge Visitor Centre, Mareeba Coffee Works and Historic Village Herberton were the chosen sites. The project was led by innovative thinker Dr Michael Kane who is the Director of Innovation and Economic Strategies Queensland. The project was funded by the Department of State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning.
Yarrabah Aboriginal Shire Council – 202kW of Grid-Connect Solar Systems.
Yarrabah QLD 4871
Yarrabah Aboriginal Shire Council has taken a massive step forward with renewable energy. We were engaged to design, supply, install and commission a total of 747 panels spread across 13 individual council buildings. The systems boast a total capacity of 202.29kW. These grid-connect systems will give YASC an estimated combined saving of $50,000 ex GST per annum on their current electricity bill/s. At a tendered price of $278,000 ex GST the ROI is expected to be just over 5 years. It was a great project for us as a company and we really enjoyed working in with YASC to deliver a fantastic outcome.
The ‘Birrell’ Family – Dual Bathroom Renovation
East Innisfail QLD 4860
The Birrell family engaged both IES and IPS to carry out a full renovation on their premise which had not one, but two bathrooms! We were most excited to carry out the project, and the Birrell’s were thrilled with the final outcome.
QLD Department of Defence – Training Facility Upgrades.
Tully QLD 4854
We’re proud to have been engaged by the Queensland Department of Defence to carry out large scale Electrical & Plumbing upgrades to two training facilities in the region, namely Cowley Beach Training Facility & Tully Training Facility. We can’t say much about the works which were completed, nor can we show photo’s. What we will say is that we were extremely grateful to be trusted by the Queensland Department of Defence to provide prompt, professional & reliable trade services. All services were carried out with utmost attention to detail.
The ‘Rogers’ Family – Full Roof Replacement
Lake Eacham QLD 4884
The Rogers family engaged IPS to carry out a full roof replacement on their gorgeous property in Lake Eacham. The existing roof and gutter was removed and disposed of, and the new zincalume trimdek roof sheets were installed with underside insulation and colourbond guttering. The stunning property coupled with the shine of the new zincalume roof made for a picture perfect outcome.
The ‘Juhas’ Family – Tesla Electric Vehicle Charging Station.
Westcourt QLD 4870
The Tesla’s are slowly creeping into FNQ!
These Tesla Electric Vehicle Chargers are extremely versatile. They can be used with either a single phase or three phase supply. With rotary switches to set the desired charging rate in increments of 3 Amps they are great in applications where there is existing cabling in place. The Juhas family live in a unit complex so it suited their needs to a ‘T‘ #pun_intended.
Strathmore Station – Remote Electrical & Plumbing Contracting
Georgetown QLD 4871
We’re fortunate to have been called to provide emergency refrigeration, plumbing & gas fitting services at Strathmore Station a number of times. Strathmore is the largest single pastoral lease in Queensland and occupies an area of 2.3 million acres. Strathmore Station is located between Georgetown and Croydon and takes about 6.5 hours when travelling by road from Cairns.
Mareeba Shire Council – Waste Water Treatment Plant
Mareeba QLD 4880
We were engaged by Downer to supply and install two HD Steel Sliding Gates along with access controls to the Mareeba Waste Water Treatment Plant. The gates weigh just over 1 tonne each, and are powered by a TAU Master 18QR Sliding Gate Motor. As the exclusive agent for Automatic Solutions Australia we supply and stock all automation, hardware & access control equipment for sliding gates, swings gates, boom gates, chain gates, cantilever gates, and pedestrian gates.
We are the only company in Australia to offer a 7-year warranty on our automation equipment. We have a small showroom with gate automation and gate hardware products on display. Having supplied equipment to clients as far west as Mt Isa, as far north as Bamaga, and also to neighbouring islands including Papua New Guinea, Torres Straits & Tonga, we are well situated as one of the preferred automation suppliers and installers in the far north.
The ‘Boscon’ Family – New Two-Storey Duplex Build
Stratford QLD 4870
One of the many new homes we have completed as the preferred electrical and plumbing contractor for a number of builders in Far North Queensland. This was a set of two-storey duplexes built in Stratford. We were tasked by the owner to carry out the Electrical, Plumbing, Air Conditioning, Gas Fitting, MATV System, Drainage, and Data & Comms. This particular duplex sold within a month from handover at a price of $1,180,000.
The ‘Pattison’ Family – Gutter Guard Addition
Mareeba QLD 4880
Many clients are choosing to go with a gutter guard solution on their homes and it’s easy to see why. The Pattison’s engaged IPS to install around 40 lineal metres of Surfmist Gutter Guard and Stormline Guttering to prevent debris build-up inside the guttering on their two-storey home in Mareeba. Gutter guard is an excellent option for highset homes. It offers a maintenance free solution and ensure’s the guttering can disperse of water in large downpours of rain without the restriction of blockages. Blockages of leaves and debris will retain moisture and lead to early rust formation inside the guttering reducing the overall longevity.
Air Conditioning – Various Domestic & Commercial Jobs
Various FNQ 4870
An example of some Air Conditioning Units we have installed for various clients throughout Far North Queensland. We are suppliers of Daikin, Panasonic, Fujitsu & Mitsubishi Heavy Industries. We honour the full 5-year parts and labour warranties offered by the manufacturers and we have full accreditation to purchase and handle all refrigerants. We’re proud to hold the full Arctick Accreditation for the design, supply, install and servicing of all types of AC Units. Our capabilities range from Wall Mount Splits Systems, Underceiling & Inceiling Cassettes, RAC’s as well as Packaged & Split-Ducted AC Units.
The ‘Guli’ Family – Granny Flat Bathroom
Bayview Heights QLD 4868
An example of the meticulous workmanship carried out by both IPS and IES on a bathroom renovation in Bayview Heights. All switchgear used by our company including those shown in the examples above comes with a full 25-year warranty.
The ‘Burkot’ Family – Grand Extension
Stratford QLD 4870
This monumental extension (yes that’s right, an extension!) was built in Stratford by a leading builder in Cairns. Intrust Energy Solutions was engaged to provide the Electrical, MATV and Data & Comms with the provision of a future Grid-Connect Solar System.
South Johnstone Sugar Mill – Incubator Control Boards
South Johnstone QLD 4859
We’re proud to be contracting suppliers to production conglomerate MSF Sugar. We have been tasked with a number of projects at the companies sugar mills, one of which was to relocate a set of Incubator Control Boards as shown in the pictures above. With public & product liability policies in place exceeding $20,000,000, we are well placed to supply risk averse services to large corporations and government bodies. We also have SWMS, Quality Assurance, and Work Place Health and Safety Management Plans in place which allows us to mobilise on hazardous sites easily and effectively, giving our clients simple and assuring business dealings.
The ‘Smith’ Family – Full Roof Replacement
East Innisfail QLD 4860
The Smith family engaged IPS to carry out a full roof replacement on their rental property in East Innisfail. George & Karen Smith live in Weipa and they wanted to engage a company they could trust from afar to do a good job. They left their trust in us and we made sure we delivered. The new roof comprises of zincalume trimdek roof sheets and underside insulation. George & Karen were kept up to date on the progress of the install and the final pictures were sent to them upon completion so they were able to see the final outcome.
The ‘Grant’ Family – Hybrid Solar System
South Johnstone QLD 4859
The Grant’s engaged us to review their ever increasing power bills on their banana farm in South Johnstone. Their property has a two-phase supply. They had an existing Solax Inverter which was only connected to one phase which means their existing Solar System was only working against reducing the power consumption on 50% of their entire energy usage. We were able to utilise this existing inverter and expand the system to achieve an outcome that will help impact their entire power consumption as well as provide backup power in times when the grid supply is down. The Solax Inverter’s and BMU’s have a 5-year warranty, whilst the LG Chem RESU battery comes with an eye-watering 10-year warranty. Now that’s a combination you can rely on!
The ‘Wan’ Family – QBE Insurance Roof Repair
Edge Hill QLD 4870
An insurance repair job where Intrust Plumbing Solutions were engaged to remove the existing rooftop solar hot water system before replacing the damaged roof sheets and reinstating the existing solar hot water system. Intrust Plumbing Solutions and Intrust Energy Solutions are both a preferred supplier for insurance companies namely, Aami, ANZ, Apia, Elders, Suncorp, QBE, Vero & Youi. We have completed multiple insurance make safe’s and insurance repair jobs around Cairns, Innisfail & the Tablelands for said insurance companies. We have the safety standards and job management systems in place to provide prompt, professional and reliable trade services at the drop of a hat.
The ‘Carvey’ Family – DIY Flat Pack Fencing Range
Westcourt QLD 4870
As the exclusive FNQ agent for Automatic Solutions Australia we not only sell automation equipment and hardware but we also sell DIY fencing options. The above pictures show some examples of our flat-pack range of fence and gate solutions. All panels, and gates, are cut to size and can be powder coated to whichever colour suits your design best. This style is flat-pack no. 9 out of 44, and the options keep growing. They are most popular amongst our customers who consider themselves DIY enthusiasts.
Grid Connect Solar Systems – Various Domestic Jobs
Various FNQ 4870
When it comes to shaving dollars off your power bill, we are the experts. We hold accreditations from the Clean Energy Council for the design, supply, installation, and commissioning of grid-connect solar PV systems, along with dual accreditation in battery storage. Grid-connect systems are more affordable than ever, and they offer an extremely attractive return on investment. The above pics show some examples of 6.6kW single phase and three phase domestic systems that we have installed. All systems featured here are equipped with Tier 1 Jinko PV Modules and Fronius Primo and Symo Inverters.
The Keys Apartments – Burst Water Main
Kewarra Beach QLD 4879
When it’s urgent, it’s urgent! IPS is regularly engaged to carry out emergency repairs to water mains on both domestic and commercial sites. The above pics show a leak on the main line that supplies water to 100+ residents at a unit complex behind Paradise Palms in Cairns. The emergency job was attended to immediately and water was restored within the hour.
Cold Rock Ice Creamery – Refrigeration Breakdown
Cairns Esplanade QLD 4870
It’s not cold rock without a cold.. rock! We’re proud to provide ongoing maintenance and breakdown services to local businesses who rely heavily on their refrigeration assets. Our clients range from boutique deli’s to franchisee’s of national operators. We understand the importance of both time and attention to detail. We do it once and we do it right.
FGF Quarry – Weigh Bridge Boom Gates
Kuranda QLD 4881
From quarry’s to parking lots, the boom gate provides a versatile way of controlling traffic. A simple question of, who’s allowed in? and who’s allowed out?
These boom gates are installed at FGF’s Top Rock Quarry in Kuranda to control the flow of trucks entering and exiting the plant. By working in sync with the existing weighing and batching system the boom gates only operate once the driver has completed their mandatory steps.
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