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About Us

Hardcat Pty Ltd commonly known as Hardcat is a wholly-owned Australian company and are widely regarded as a world leader in asset management with a presence via wholly-owned subsidiaries in the USA, UK and Africa. Hardcat develops the celebrated Hardcat Asset Management Software and Law Enforcement Equipment and Evidence Tracking solutions.

A highly skilled Professional Services team operate out of the Australian South Melbourne office, providing a wide range of project delivery, consulting, training and other related services. They are co-located with and work hand-in-hand with Hardcat’s dedicated Product Development team ensuring a close coupling between the market needs and the product evolution.

Hardcat was founded by CEO and President Mr Dan Drum in Melbourne, Australia in 1986. With its innovative new products gaining immediate market acceptance the company grew rapidly and within just four years had expanded to the United Kingdom, securing a range of clients from Harrods to the Ministry of Defence.

From there Hardcat launched into the USA, winning business with clients before incorporating in New York in 2000. During this time, the company has also appointed partners in various countries around the world including New Zealand, Canada, the UAE, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, and South Africa.

Hardcat solutions have been sold to literally thousands of the world’s most prestigious corporate and government entities, in 121 countries worldwide. A quick glance at our clients confirms that Hardcat is a chosen leader, supplying the very best in asset management and equipment tracking.

The company’s expansion has been built entirely on the market success of its solutions, a testament to their ongoing quality and continued relevance to current business requirements. We invest heavily in new product development to remain ahead of the competition and continue to offer existing clients the benefit of the latest advances in software development and service excellence.

What Does Hardcat Do?

Hardcat the company pioneered the use of barcode asset tracking, which cut the time and cost of physical asset auditing to a fraction of that taken with manual techniques. The Hardcat software products have since expanded to include different areas such as depreciation, help desk/work orders, purchasing, stock/inventory control, RFID and QR Code tracking, running in both client/server and web/app environments.



Enterprise Asset Management

Maintenance Management

Inventory Management

Evidence and Exhibit Management

Building and Facilities Management

Tracking and Accountability Solutions

Fleet Management

IT Equipment Management

Compliance and Governance

Risk and Safety

Sustainability and the Environment

Asset Audit Solutions

Financial Tracking

Loan and Lease

Mobility Solutions

Barcodes/ RFID Solutions

Integrated EAM Solutions



Industries We Serve

We offer tracking and management solutions not only to asset-intensive industries, where assets provide the backbone of the organisation. But also to businesses and government departments that carry expensive or sensitive assets and evidence. Our immense experience in different industries is due to our extensive client database over the last 35 years.

We’re proud to be dedicated to various industries that service a large range of businesses within Australia and internationally. If you are looking for a solution to help your business grow, talk to a subject matter expert today.

No matter your industry, we offer asset, property and evidence management, solutions that will meet your needs and maintain integrity throughout. We have an extensive history of partnering with organisations across many industries, who operate in environments where trust is critical.

Law Enforcement

Fire and Emergency Services

Defence - Military and Maritime

Healthcare and Aged Care