Hareide Design is an award winning industrial design studio
established in 1999 by Einar Hareide, former design director at SAAB
Automobile. We work across a wide range of industries including product,
maritime and automotive.
Hareide Design has received more than 20 awards from the Norwegian Design Council, Red Dot design awards, Red Dot Best of the Best design awards and If-Gold design awards. Our work has been internationally recognized by museums such as Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Indianapolis Museum of Art (IMA) and Museum of Arts And Crafts Oslo, and has participated in several exhibitions, and been featured in several magazines worldwide.
For us successful design is about making things better. This means creating something that has the right balance of emotional, aesthetic and functional appeal. When applying our proven design process we solve challenges through in-depth understanding of the user, the setting and the market. We create concepts that leads to innovative solutions and together with our clients we design, engineer and prototype towards production. Extensive use of visualization and animation are key development tools throughout the design process. We appreciate that each client has a different need and to achieve the best possible result, we tailor the design project accordingly.