“Who says you can’t reinvent the wheel”? Neo industrial design just won a prestigious German IF Award in product design for the Concourse Smart Wheel , developed in Newcastle by Designer and Engineer Jon Pryer and Simon Bull for Australian Company Concourse Golf. These wheels are the world’s first self-contained, remote controlled drive wheels, designed to transform almost any push buggy into an ad
Neo Industrial Design and Your Engineer of Newcastle developed the design concept for the Concourse Golfs Smart Wheel which recently helped it gain support from the Victorian government to shift manufacture from China to the Melbourne company SRX in the suburb of Dandenong where minister Minister for Industry and Employment Wade Noonan announced the creation of nearly 200 new Australian manufacturing jobs, in a subu
Last night neoindustrialdesign was honoured to win the 2016 Hunter Manufacturing Awards – Award for Excellence in Product Design. Congratulations to all the category winners especially Foghorn Brewhouse and Taylors Manufacturing Solutions.
We recently provided design expertise assisting the designers at Varley Specialised Vehicles in the development of an updated version of the innovative plastic Australian police prisoner wagon we previously designed. The original iconic prisoner pod was quite a development leap from the previous canvas covered cages and would be one of our most widely recognized designs – seen in all the wrong places. an
The Australian Good Design Awards are open to entries from around the world and are judged by a panel of international design experts. Last night neoindustrialdesign won the Good Design Award for the CBM 3W3S golf cart designed for Concourse Golf.
Ralf Speth CEO of Jaguar paraphrased Red Adair when the said “if you think good design is expensive, you should look at the cost of bad design” Good design is cheaper than poor design or no design – because good design adds significantly to the profitability of a product and more than pays for itself. It is a given design objective that the design needs to work and be manufactured cost effectively,
Data released by the online jobs website Seek shows that the design and architecture sector is leading jobs growth. The number of new jobs ads in the sector increased by 42 percent in the 2015 financial year. With farming, animals and conservation jobs coming in second at 29 percent, manufacturing up 12 percent and revealing mining, resources and energy as the worst performing area by far, with a 30 percent decline.
Based in California USA the Callaway Golf Company is the worlds largest manufacture of golf clubs. Based in Newcastle Australia Neo Industrial Design designed the Callaway Concourse III – probably the worlds most compact three wheel golf cart. In 2013 we designed the Concourse II the worlds most compact two wheel golf cart – read it’s devlopment story here Newcastle………. coal
Jon Pryer of neo industrial design was recently invited to speak at the Hunter Net Advanced Manufacturing Seminar. Jon spoke of the importance of using good deign process if you want to get the most out of your product and the most out of your manufacturing potential, however advanced. He exampled two products which neo industrial design developed for local clients and which are now dominant in their product categori