Callaghan Innovation accelerates the commercialization of innovation by firms in New Zealand. It offers products and services that help businesses turn their ideas into internationally marketable products and services more quickly and successfully, and has a key coordination role for the innovation system – providing a single front door to the skills, advice, support and technical services that businesses need.

Callaghan led the initial development of the technology and assisted NWEI in the design, fabrication, deployment, and testing of the Oregon prototype. Callaghan continues to support NWEI in the optimization and commercialization of the Azura technology.