OSKA Boa and Conda Battery operated forklifts
The Boa and Conda electric forklifts have received a Design Institute of Australia Design Award.
ARID continues to work with OSKO to design and develop an expanding product range.
Tecalmit hose reel and grease pump Industrial automotive
The brief for this product was for the styling, model making, material and finish specifications. The hose
reel received the Design Institure of Australia Award of Merit and impressed the company by trebling
sales. ARID also produced instruction manuals and training videos.
Electronica Mini Tellers Cash convertion machines
ARID was responsible for the design, technical documentation and manufacture of 2 cash converter
machines, which exchange international currencies for local currency. Production housings were built in
Shenzhen, with the fitting of electronic components and programming finished in Australia.
Comfort Breeze Eclipse and Summit Evaporative air conditioners
The brief was for the design and specification of all mechanical and visual components for 2 ranges
of evaporative air conditioners. ARID produced the design and all tooling, as well as designing the
machinery and factory to build the products.
Mistral Airflow Bathroom fan heater lights
The brief was for the design and specification of all mechanical and visual components for a domestic
bathroom exhaust fan. The design from concept to computer generated illustrations were finished in
Australia, and the product engineering, tooling testing and production were completed in China.
Tomco impedance analyser Portable impedance meter
The brief was for the design and specification of all mechanical and visual components for the housing
and human interface of the instrument. A specialist field and laboratory test instrument used in
communication and radar construction and maintenance.
WIA tig inverter Portable tig and stick electric welder
ARID was responsible for the design, development and coordination with manufacturers and electronic
engineers. The product required the design of sheet metal, plastic and extruded aluminium components.
The rugged appearance and construction appealed to welders and site construction fabricators.