The Highest Quality, Affordable Outcome – Every Time

TIE is Australia’s leading instrument identification provider. With over 30 years research and development dedicated to the latest marking techniques, you are definitely in safe hands.

Laser Marking

TIE lead the way in surgical instrument marking technologies. Laser technology is utilised by the world’s leading manufactures. It is versatile, cost effective and long lasting.

Utilising the latest Laser Marking Technologies, TIE can mark your surgical instrumentation with a phrase or code of your choice.

We can mark individual serial numbers, graphics, tray names, doctors names, departments and even barcodes, in fact their are over 50 different styles to choose from including the increasingly popular DataMatrix barcode.

With laser marking, the possibilities for surgical instrument identification are endless, weather you want to individually track instruments or simply identify a Dr’s Tray, TIE offers the complete range of solutions.

TIE laser marking offer includes:

  • Laser Marking as a service
  • Laser Marking rental, we will train your staff or have one of ours
  • Laser Marking system purchase
  • Mark removal system
  • Surgical Data Matrix Scanners – TIE can supply scanners specifically designed for the CSSD environment

Unlike a simple laser supplier – TIE has the knowledge of the medical industry and can deliver a solution that works from day one.

Already have a laser system? No problems, a TIE technician can help you get that up and running. We hate seeing large investments not producing an excellent outcome.

Colour Coding

TIE are able to offer simple colour coding of your instrument handles, we have a large range of colours.

Colour coding:

  • Breaks down language barriers,
  • Enables instrument Identification at a glance,
  • Eliminates the need for magnifying lamps or glasses,
  • Provides High Visibility and Instant Identification,
  • Is clear and simple,
  • Improves Productivity,
  • Is Cost Effective, and
  • Is Long Lasting

Innovation and Development

TIE are currently researching different methods of colour coding to offer a more versatile service, irregular shapes, longer lasting and more colours.

Stay tuned for more information.


Tool & Instrument Engineering have designed a set of services and the appropriate systems to ensure the highest quality outcomes are delivered each and every time.


We are trained to work on all types & brands of reusable medical devices and invest heavily in R&D – developing new and improved ways of doing things to ensure we remain the leaders at everything we do.


All work is conducted by fully qualified technicians and all workmanship and parts are guaranteed for 3 months.

The TIE Difference

TIE are the leaders in reusable medical device service, repair and management solutions. We are passionate about keeping you at the forefront of surgical instrument technology.

TIE offers:

  • Obligation Free Quotations
  • A Standard 10 Working Day Turnaround Target
  • An Urgent Priority Turnaround Service
  • Overnight Delivery Anywhere in Australia
  • 30 Years Experience, Knowledge and Competence
  • Trained technicians to service and repair all brands
  • Access to a large range of OEM spare parts

Our Reusable Medical Device Services