Research & Development

TiDA Ltd is all about supporting NZ industry to embrace advanced production methods (primarily additive manufacturing and powder metallurgy) and to assist associated product development.  Our work is carried out  with an emphasis on titanium alloys but also other metals and ceramics.  Our work in titanium  materials and process has benefited from grant support,  enabling us to help New Zealand businesses for minimal cost.

Our Equipment

We have a facility well-equiped with equipment for material processing and characterisation.   From press and sinter to 3D metal printer to create research specimens, to a large Vacuum furnace to heat treat materials including Titanium.   We also have an electron scanning microscope to look at the microstructure and composition of materials, and a tensile machine to test material strength and ductility.  These are just a few of the facilities available to assist in research and development.

Get in Touch

We are located next to the engineering block at Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology in Windermere on the outskirts of Tauranga.

We are always willing to discuss projects and how we may help your company and product development.  Our initial consultation is generally free.

Full professional confidentiality is a given, and your Ideas and intellectual property can be further  protected via non-disclosure agreements as required.

CONTACT US  today.