Cirdan wins major new contract in Australia

Nov 16, 2017
Lisburn-based medical devices company Cirdan has won a major contract in Australia estimated to be worth nearly £1m. Pictured(L-R) is Dave Crockett from Cirdan with Alastair Hamilton, Invest NI (centre) and representatives from Northern Health.

Lisburn-based medical devices company Cirdan has won a major contract in Australia estimated to be worth nearly £1million.

Cirdan develops innovative software and hardware products that help to enhance and speed up the diagnostic process

Congratulating the company during a visit to Northern Hospital in Melbourne, Chief Executive of Invest Northern Ireland, Alastair Hamilton said “Cirdan is an ambitious Northern Ireland business who has benefited from a range of Invest NI support, for Research & Development, recruitment and trade activities, to strengthen the future of its business.”

Northern Health is one of the busiest health services in Victoria and a key provider of public healthcare in Melbourne’s northern region. “I am delighted it has chosen Cirdan to provide a solution which will support it to improve efficiency and streamline its laboratory operations. ”

Cirdan is clearly reaping the benefits of its continued investment in innovation which has strengthened its competitive edge and has resulted in it becoming a significant player in the healthcare industry across a range of international markets.

-Alastair Hamilton, Invest NI

“This new deal will allow the company to further strengthen its position within this sector in the Australian market” Alastair added.

We realise that lasting relationships are developed through face to face contact and that is why we place such importance in having a local presence.

-Dave Crockett, Head of Global Sales, Cirdan

Dave Crockett, Head of Global Sales at Cirdan said “ We have worked hard to develop ULTRA into the world-class LIS that it is today. Persistence has been key to developing sales in this market and winning this contract with Northern Health is the culmination of months of hard work. We realise that lasting relationships are developed through face to face contact and that is why we place such importance in having a local presence. Having an office in Australia works well for us and our customers.”

“The support of Invest NI through R & D, trade support and job creation has helped our business to compete and succeed not only in Northern Ireland but on the global stage. We are confident we can maintain and develop our brand in Europe and across Asia-Pacific and look forward to continuing to build on the strong partnership we have with Northern Health. ”

Cirdan’s award-winning ULTRA LIS solution is currently deployed in numerous prestigious and diverse healthcare organisations throughout the world.

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