Product Development

We have grown to be experts in product development and it is this skill that sets us apart from all other firms. Product development involves a variety of disciplines, creative problem-solving skills, and a seamless integration between all aspects of design, engineering, prototyping, testing, and manufacturing. It is our proven process outlined below that will help bring your product to market smoothly.

DESIGN

Ideation

  • Research and Analysis
  • Brainstorming
  • Sketching
  • Study Models

Conceptualization

  • Refined Sketches
  • Preliminary CAD
  • Study Models

Concept Communication

  • Renderings
  • Prototypes
  • Presentation

Concept Development

  • Preliminary DFMA
  • Class-A Surfacing CAD
  • Conceptual Prototypes

DEVELOPMENT

Design Engineering

  • DFMA
  • FEA
  • CAD Detailing
  • Validation Test Planning
  • Prototype Testing

Product Documentation

  • BOM
  • Color/Finish Definitions
  • RFQ Prints

Costing

  • Costed BOM
  • Vendor  Selection

Prototype

  • Looks like models
  • Works-like models

IMPLEMENTATION

Tooling

  • Tool Trials Support
  • First Article Inspections
  • Color and Finish Approvals

Assembly

  • Time Studies
  • Assembly Tools
  • Fixtures
  • Inspection Gauges

Testing

  • Strength Testing
  • Cyclic Testing

PRE-PRODUCTION

Pilot Run

  • Regulatory Testing
  • Assembly Tool Setup
  • Production Line Setup

PRODUCTION

Production Support

  • Cost Reduction
  • Product Improvements
  • Regulatory Maintenance
  • Quality Assistance
  • Product Testing
  • Ongoing

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