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Modular carpeting laying pathways to excellence at QUT College

Modular carpeting laying pathways to excellence at QUT College

Included in the newly refurbished QUT College, modular carpeting from Milliken-Ontera has helped create a place where new relationships are formed, excellence is achieved, and life-long memories are made.

8 of the Best Commercial Carpet Tiles

8 of the Best Commercial Carpet Tiles

Carpet tiles are increasingly popular for commercial spaces, thanks to new manufacturing technologies and the benefits they offer when compared to broadloom carpets.

Milliken-Ontera helps Growth Australia showcase its expertise at new headquarters

Milliken-Ontera helps Growth Australia showcase its expertise at new headquarters

When the time came for Growth Australia to redesign its own new headquarters, Milliken-Ontera, and its modular carpeting, were there to lend a hand.

Place making and Indigenous Design Narratives in Civic Spaces

Place making and Indigenous Design Narratives in Civic Spaces

Having long been leaders in the commercial carpet and flooring sector, Milliken-Ontera are now paving the way with design-led collaborations that are driven by individual expression in ‘place making’.

Vive Active by Siren Design

Vive Active by Siren Design

Vive Active, designed by Siren Design, is energising the Pilates workout with an immersive sound and light experience.

From Here On

From Here On

Designed by Siren Design, From Here On provides the sophistication of a boutique hotel with the comfort of a luxury apartment in a highly functional and welcoming workplace environment.

BEON Energy Solutions (Powercor CitiPower) by Siren Design

BEON Energy Solutions (Powercor CitiPower) by Siren Design

What are the principles and strategies behind designing for incidental staff collisions and chance encounters? Siren Design maps out its creative thinking and approach for Powercor CitiPower’s BEON Energy Solutions, Melbourne: a purpose built workplace which encourages its staff to ‘interact’ and ‘collide’.

Ontera Modular Carpets’ NEW Product Partnership with Mohawk

Ontera Modular Carpets’ NEW Product Partnership with Mohawk

Ontera Modular Carpets is pleased to announce our new product partnership with Mohawk.

Green Stars

Green Stars

Stephen Lacey looks at some great designs that are also kind to the planet.

CBD + GALLERIA

CBD + GALLERIA

Following a successful inauguration at last years Sydney Indesign (2013) Melbourne premiered its very own Galleria experience – with a distinctive Melbourne flavour no less.

DESIGN FREEDOM WITH ONTERA

DESIGN FREEDOM WITH ONTERA

Three projects that have employed Ontera’s products and ‘Design Freedom’ service demonstrate the superb results that can be obtained when confidently customising carpet tiles to suit the design and colours of a space.

DQ ONTERA COVER SHOOT – BEHIND THE SCENES

DQ ONTERA COVER SHOOT – BEHIND THE SCENES

Focusing on Ontera’s ‘Design Freedom’ concept, the photo shoot for the DQ#53 cover was a creative exploration of custom carpet tiles, resulting in a dynamic, imaginative image. We go behind the scenes to speak with Art Director Frances Yeoland about the process of conceptualising and executing the shoot.

THE WORLD RUG PUZZLE

THE WORLD RUG PUZZLE

The World Rug at the Ontera Surry Hills showroom is a brilliant example of the company’s design and technical expertise. To highlight the skill required in assembling the individual carpet tiles into one seamless rug, we’ve created an interactive game – see if you can solve the World Rug Puzzle!

HIGH FLYING AT THE ONTERA DANXIA LAUNCH

HIGH FLYING AT THE ONTERA DANXIA LAUNCH

Crane Bar in Potts Point was the location for the Ontera “Danxia High-flying Event” showcasing the new Ontera Danxia modular carpet product range. The night was filled with acrobatics, cocktails and canapés.

ONTERA AT SUNSHINE COAST UNIVERSITY PRIVATE HOSPITAL

ONTERA AT SUNSHINE COAST UNIVERSITY PRIVATE HOSPITAL

Ontera’s modular carpets were specified in the recently opened Sunshine Coast University Hospital, where their high performance and aesthetic refinement has made them a highly successful flooring solution.

DANXIA BY ONTERA

DANXIA BY ONTERA

Inspired by the unique global geological phenomenon known as Danxia landform, Ontera’s Danxia range is a rich combination of colour, design and texture – evoking calmness, serenity and wellbeing by connecting working spaces with distinctive natural beauty.

ONTERA: DESIGN INNOVATION

ONTERA: DESIGN INNOVATION

With a new and innovative digital format, Ontera shows that customisation is at your fingertips.

NEW CEO AT ONTERA

NEW CEO AT ONTERA

Dean Harriott has recently taken the reins as Chief Executive Officer with Ontera Modular Carpets.

ONTERA COME TO SURRY HILLS

ONTERA COME TO SURRY HILLS

The new Ontera Design Studio located on Belmore St in Surry Hills has been created as an easy and convenient way for clients to meet with members of the Ontera design and sales team to discuss future projects.

Ontera Does A Full 180°

Ontera Does A Full 180°

Twelve stunning colours. Four linear designs. The new 180° range radiates creativity for modern spaces.

The Design Freedom Strategy: Ontera

The Design Freedom Strategy: Ontera

Ontera has recently launched a print and digital campaign, the ‘Design Freedom’ strategy, heralding the Australian brand’s unique ability to create and deliver a completely customised floor palette.

Dance For Life 2013

Dance For Life 2013

Dance for Life 2013 was every bit the good natured spectacle as design teams battled it out on the dance floor all in the name of charity

Ontera gains PVC Best Practice Guideline Certification Approval

Ontera gains PVC Best Practice Guideline Certification Approval

Just in from Ontera – the modular carpet manufacturer has achieved full certification to meet the revised standards for the GBCA Best Practice Guidelines for PVC in the Built Environment. To meet the new guidelines an independent assessment is required, effectively replacing the previously accepted Manufacturers Declaration. Meeting the strict requirements of the independent assessment […]

Ontera’s Next Step

Ontera’s Next Step

Ontera take their next step in colour and design with the release of 3 new products.