Simmonds Stadium now has a fully automated ticket and turnstile system which provides faster scanning of tickets and admissions on game day, and has reduced congestion during peak periods.


Simmonds Stadium, Geelong

Project scope

To install 15 new automated access turnstiles with barcode scanners for three existing patron gates at Simmonds Stadium.

QA Electrical solution

  • Design new layout and turnstile alterations to suit onsite limitations and provide better performance and accessibility for game day ticket staff.
  • Conduct civil works to remove and reinstate two concrete pavement areas, providing new level surfaces to secure the turnstiles.
  • Install underground cabling for data fibre and a 240v power source with emergency stop features within each ticket location.

Competitive advantage

With an integrated team of Geelong commercial electricians and data technicians, QA Electrical were able to complete the data and electrical installation work along with the intricate and precise ticket machine installation and programming. This allowed the project to be completed seamlessly, with one point of contact for the client.