Case Studies

Read about manufacturers that invested in research-led innovation


CADwalk – XR – Industry 4.0


Machine vision for Industry 4.0 high-speed printing


Atmospheric plasma coating system


High-speed permanent magnet rotor post assembly magnetisation and power conversion systems manufacture


Ultra-sustainable concrete with high supplementary cementitious material (SCM) content


Hydrogen-based perfusion bioreactor to engineer stable gut microbial composition


Development of lightweight Australian composite overwrapped gun barrels


A novel virtual manufacturing system

Energy Renaissance

Renaissance Battery Management Systems (BMS) Development

Lightning Protection International (LPI)

Smart coatings for the next generation of lightning strike protection devices

Australian Red Cross Lifeblood

Design and development of a work cell for robotic folding of whole blood donation packs

Geoinventions Consulting Services

Development of a smart sensor system for soft soil engineering and construction safety


Accelerated commercialisation of world’s first and ground-breaking technology to rotate and manage suspended loads


High Access Localised Operations (HALO)


New AI-Sc welding wire for the emerging Australian Wire Arc Additive Manufacturing Sector


Industry 4.0 enabled manufacturing cell for building products

HYDAC Australia

Virtual and augmented reality maintenance training


Kurloo: Monitoring the displacement impact on structures and surfaces

Whiteley Corporation

A novel approach to biofilm disruption and removal

UTS Rapido

Automated part repair using 3D scanning and supersonic 3D deposition

Urban Art Projects (UAP)

Design robotics for mass customisation manufacturing


Smart electric compressor for refrigeration and air conditioning on electric vehicles

Stryker Australia

Just in time patient specific tumour implants

Rux Energy

Rux Energy, in partnership with the University of Sydney, has developed new metal organic frameworks for the high-performance adsorption of H2.

Mineral Technologies

Revolutionising mineral separation using additive manufacturing

Lava Blue

Value adding Australian minerals: advanced manufacturing of high purity alumina for batteries, sapphire glass and LEDs

Hazer Group

Developing and optimising advanced carbon materials

Codex Research

Engineering an advanced, high value bioreactor system for research and clinical applications

Carbon Revolution

Carbon Revolution has successfully innovated, commercialised and industrialised the supply of lightweight carbon fibre wheels.

BAE Systems Maritime Australia

Accelerating the uptake and diffusion of innovative manufacturing technologies in Australian shipbuilding and supply chain: the human factor


A point of risk saliva test for the COVID-19 virus that uses existing hand-held devices