R&D Case Studies

Software/App Development 

Smarty Pants Pty Ltd (Smarty Pants) is a young app development company with a successful app under its belt. However, their app soon became victim to other ‘me too’ applications, threatening Smarty’s market share. Realising the need for adaptation, Smarty Pants commenced significant redevelopment, but were unsure as to how to approach claiming the activities under the Incentive.

IT and Communications

Teltech Global (Aust) Pty Ltd (Teltech) is a provider of communications technology and services to Australian telecommunication providers (Telcos). The company is at the forefront of the communication technology revolution and seeks to provide the most innovative solutions available for Telco’s wishing to upgrade their networks.



Biopolis Pty Ltd (Biopolis) is part of a multinational biotech company that specialises in developing diagnostic systems to determine the source of disease. In Australia, R&D efforts have focused on the manufacture of culture media.

Mining & Resources

Gigantor Mining Co. Pty Ltd (Gigantor) design, builds and supplies a range of mining equipment to the major mining and resource companies. Its product line encompasses underground mining machines and supporting components such as engines, control systems, cabs and frames.



AgPure Pty Ltd (AgPure) is a young, privately owned Australian company dedicated to developing new pesticide formulations that are suitable for the Australian environment and climatic conditions.


Apex Chemicals (Apex) manufactures a range of chemical products across multiple sites in Australia, servicing major markets such as agriculture, automotive, household and plastics and packaging.



Cool Change Pty Ltd (Cool Change) is a leading provider of heating, ventilation and air conditioning services. From humble beginnings the company has grown to encompass more than 35 branches providing high levels of expertise and innovation in design, construction, and flexible mechanical services for commercial and industrial applications.