Technology and product development

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Take an idea from concept to commercial reality with our tailored R&D solutions.

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Whether it’s lowering the cost of production or managing changing technologies – the end-to-end support provided by our experienced advisors, researchers, scientists and engineers will help you identify each step to commercialise your idea.

Develop your components, products, processes and technology by applying or adapting existing technology, or develop your own ground-breaking research – we have the facilities and expertise to help you research, develop, test, measure, analyse and calibrate your products – from proof of concept to commercialisation.

Callaghan Innovation Research and Development

Our research and development services website

Find out how our R&D teams can help your business succeed through technology.

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Gracefield Innovation Quarter

Gracefield Innovation Quarter

The Innovation Quarter in Gracefield, Lower Hutt, is a high-energy environment with world-class, state-of-the-art facilities, workshops, pilot plants, labs and equipment.

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Te Whare a Māui - The Māori Innovation Hub

Te Whare a Māui - The Māori Innovation Hub

Connect with other Māori businesses and work alongside Callaghan Innovation's experts at our purpose-built hub for Māori innovators.

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Universal Robot

Manufacturing robots

Trial a collaborative robot in your workplace to validate digital manufacturing as an R&D tool for your business.

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Measurement Standards Laboratory

Measurement Standards Laboratory of New Zealand

The Measurement Standards Laboratory of New Zealand (MSL) is New Zealand's national metrology institute. We provide the most accurate calibration service in the country, advanced training and expert advice.

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KiwiStar Optics

KiwiStar Optics

KiwiStar Optics is a global leader in precision optics for astronomy. They design, manufacture and install everything from one-off components to complete optical systems.

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GlycoSyn specialises in contract discovery, development and GMP manufacture of complex APIs and pharmaceutical ingredients.

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Research papers

Research papers

Search a database of research papers published by our scientists and engineers in a range of academic journals.

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Digital Energy Hub

Digital Energy Hub

Explore insights and ideas for the digital energy ecosystem.

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Industry 4.0 Floating Glass unloading. Photo ICAPlants CC

Industry 4.0 Hub

We are now experiencing the fourth industrial revolution – dubbed ‘Industry 4.0’. Are you ready?

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The AddLab


Our AddLab was developed to inspire and enable more New Zealand businesses to explore new R&D territory through additive manufacturing.

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Updated:7 September 2020

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