About Us

Founded in a humble garage in 1972, IDM Instruments® Pty Ltd prides itself with its outstanding reputation as Australia's leading supplier of testing and measuring equipment.

Our prime focus is to work closely with customers to provide quality instruments. Whether from our standard product line or specialised machinery, we endeavour to meet and satisfy to the highest degree. From fundamental technologies and machinery to the latest state-of-the-art scientific instruments and computer controlled equipment, we can assist in a variety of industries including foam, packaging, paper, plastics and many more. We have both the knowledge and instruments to suit your specific application. Our management and staff consist of highly skilled and dedicated people ready to share their expertise.

As an award winning manufacturer, IDM proudly supply quality certified instruments & services to major global companies such as A.H. Beard, Amcor/Orora, Ansell, Australian Paper, BASF, Carter Holt Harvey, Dow Chemicals, Fenner Dunlop, Hoerbiger, Toyota Boshoku, Intercoil, Johnson Controls, Kimberley Clark, Kraft Foods, Multiflex, Original Mattress Co., RMIT, Serta Simmons Bedding, Shell, SITRA, Tempur, Toyota, Visy Industries, Unilever & many others. 

Our services include OEM design, manufacture, sales, custom CNC and fabrication, independent testingmaintenance and calibration of testing and measuring instruments.

Our OEM services include:

  • CAD design & drafting
  • Special instrument design & manufacture
  • Prototype manufacturing
  • Full application from concept to completion
  • CNC Turning & milling
  • Contract machining for low to medium quantities
  • Custom built instruments / machines for production or laboratory

For over 48 years, we have been at the forefront of providing solutions to problems our customers have presented to us. We have a proven reliability and consistency with quality and we are proud of the reputation we have earned, and look forward to your continuous feedback and support. We supply to the ever-growing international market, now with distributors worldwide and we are also exclusive agents for various reputable international companies. We have provided testing solutions for:

  • AH Beard
  • Amcor
  • Ansell
  • Australian Paper
  • BASF
  • Carter Holt Harvey
  • Dow Chemicals
  • Fenner Dunlop
  • Hoerbiger
  • Intercoil
  • Johnson Controls
  • Kimberly Clark
  • Kraft Foods
  • Mars
  • The Original Mattress Company
  • Orora
  • RMIT University
  • Serta
  • Shell
  • Temper+Sealy
  • Toyota Boshoku
  • Toyota
  • Unilever
  • Visy