I-Tracker Carl Zeiss ophthalmic instrument
ARID was commissioned to research and recommend a methodology to enable objective assessment of
a customer’s eye movements that could be applied to design a tool to help the processes of prescribing
presbiotic lenses. The resulting i-Tracker was awarded the Design Institute of Australia Award of Merit.
Optic Sans Frontiers Ophthalmic microscope
Design and manufacture of an ophthalmic microscope used during cataract and other eye surgical
procedures. The product is manufactured in South Australasia and exported around the world.
Zhav International dynamic lift Dynamic face lifter
The brief was for the design and specification of all mechanical, visual and electronic components for
this micro current and luminant beauty product. ARID has designed and developed all aspects of this
revolutionary product, and has been producing the finished product for 3 years.
Pipette holder Packaging for TPC in vitro pipettes
Briefed to design protective packaging for the fragile glass pipettes used during in vitro fertilization,
ARID designed a colour coded, single part injection moulded polyethylene container that safely supports
and protects the fragile pipette during all stages of sterilization and transport.
The Ned’s Head FDA approved face shields
Designed in response to the urgent need for PPE during the COVID19 outbreak in Adelaide, ARID worked with
Kyron Audio to design and deliver more than 70,000 face shields to SA Health, hospitals and the general public
around Australia. Ned’s Head received a Design Award from Good Design Australia.
Chois med (China) Pulse oxygen meter
Designed and manufactured in China for export to the USA ARID worked with a team of youngdesigners to bring this idea from concept to reality in 6 weeks.
Teflon Easycare demonstrator Demonstrator for spectacle lenses
The first in a number of lens coating demonstrating products. ARID was required to design and
manufacture this product demonstrator to assist in the promotion of a revolutionary new lens coating.
The product was used worldwide including Paris, London, Sydney and Beijing.