R&D Technology Solutionz provides consulting, software/hardware development and systems integration services for a wide range of markets and technologies.

Automation Consulting Services

R&D Technology Solutionz have extensive knowledge of international markets (particularly the retail oil industry) and a wide cross-section of cutting edge technologies. From automation concept through to post deployment support, we can provide consultancy services to ensure business solutions are appropriate, effective and efficient.

Product Development

The development team have successfully brought a number of products from conception through to rollout with large multinational organisations globally.

These include:

  • Web application for accountants
  • Systems for Independent petrol retailers
  • Electric rubbish truck
  • DCU train door controller
  • Status Automator
  • Gnome Camera Controller
  • ISO14443 RF Reader

Software Engineering Services

We have a talented team of engineers and support staff who combined have decades of experience in software development services. We use a variety of tools on a range of different platforms from the Windows development environment through to embedded platforms such as the Atmel AVR or Axis Etrax Platform running Embedded Linux.

In addition, R&D Technology Solutonz has a proven development methodology that encompases robust project management, rollout management and certification testing in both local and international markets.


R&D Technology Solutionz Limited (RDTS) provides product development and automation services to a global client base. It helps customers take a concept through to a market ready offering or to solving one-off automation problems.

RDTS' strength is its flexibility in innovation, supported by a depth of capability and harnessed through formalised and award-winning processes. It is this that enables the consistent timely delivery of cost effective, high quality projects.

Based in Palmerston North, New Zealand, RDTS has undertaken projects in such diverse places as Switzerland, USA, South Africa, Australia, Malaysia, India and Russia.


At R&D Technology Solutionz we believe it is the people that are the difference between mediocrity and excellence. We have a team of specialists who are committed to continuously exceeding customer expectations.


R&D Solutionz had its beginnings in 1996 when founder Andrew Rushworth conceived the requirement to provide independent and specialised development resource to the retail oil industry.

Prior to this, he worked with oil companies and systems integrators around the world for many years. Throughout this time he developed an in depth knowledge of the technologies, people and trends associated with the industry.

Since its conception the company has experienced steady growth and has establised a solid reputation based on the successful delivery of a number of international projects within the retail oil industry.

A focus on technology innovation and accelerated commercialisation positions RDTS to continue to fulfil customers needs and expectations in the retail oil, payments, transportation, transit, hospitality, entertainment and other industries.


Phone Numbers

Ph: +64 6 952 3720
Fax: +64 6 952 3721


R&D Technology Solutionz Ltd
1st Floor
156 Broadway Ave
Palmerston North

Postal Address

R&D Technology Solutionz Ltd
P.O. Box 976
Palmerston North
New Zealand


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