This morning our lead designer Jon won the 2016 Hunter TAFE Award for Excellence in Teaching; for the evening program he delivered to upskill TAFE teachers in industry standard 3D CAD and 3D Printing / prototyping. Thanks Kath for the award nomination and support- and congratulations on your own award. Not sure how long he’s keeping the new facial hair – post a comment
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
We recently volunteered to 3D print an arm for Felix – it’s an open source design from enabling the future developed by the Rochester Institute of Technology which we modified to match his dimensions. With over 20 individual moving parts it works much like a real arm with nylon cables for tendons, we were really impressed with the way so many small prototype parts went together. Many parts are so small th
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.
World Industrial Design Day is observed annually on 29 June. First declared in 2007 on the 50th anniversary of the International Congress of Societries of Industrial Design, World Industrial Design Day was established with the aim of promoting awareness of the profession of industrial design and highlighting the impact of industrial design on economic, social, cultural and environmental quality of life. Go to http:/
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,
The iconic Coke Cola “Contour” bottle design is 100 years old this year. On April 26, 1915, the Trustees of the Coca-Cola Bottling Association voted to spend up to $500 to develop a distinctive bottle for Coca-Cola. The Root Glass Company of Indiana the design team of C.J and William Root, shop Forman Alexander Samuelson, Earl Dean and Clyde Edwards were given a brief to develop a “bottle so distinct tha