Our Capabilities

HARDWARE

  • Circuit & PCB design including VHDL, FPGA, and telephony interfaces

  • Long life and low power circuit design

  • Wireless communications including RFID, GPS (location and timing)  and Bluetooth

  • Wireless modulation techniques

  • Microcontroller integration including Atmel AVR, MicroChip PIC, TI MSP430, ST STR7 and TI 5402 (DSP)

SOFTWARE

  • Good software practices, including the use of source control and bug tracking tools

  • Embedded software development ranging from 8 bit micros through to embedded PC applications

  • Linux based embedded high-end graphical user interface and touch screen interface design

  • Bluetooth module integration into a variety of products

  • Interface protocol experience incuding RS232, SPI, I2C and one-wire bus

PROTOTYPING & PRODUCTION

  • PCB fabrication and assembly management

  • Component selection and sourcing

  • Concept prototyping

  • Manufacturing set up, including programming and test

  • Compliance certification management including FCC, CE and UL

  • Debug, commissioning and support

ENGINEERING DESIGN

  • Concept generation

  • Process & System Design

  • Design for Manufacture (DFM) and the Environment (DFE)

  • Computer Aided Design (CAD)

  • Fast in-house block modelling

PROCESS & RISK MANAGEMENT

  • Project Management

  • Risk Management (FTA/FMEA)

  • Finite Element Analysis (FEA)

  • Electronics Integration 

  • PCB / FPC integration

  • RFI / EMC shielding

  • Connector & Loom design/specification

  • Keypad and interface design​

MANUFACTURING

  • Plastics – Injection moulds, extrusions, blow moulds

  • Metals – Sheet, die-cast, injection mould, machined

  • Management of rapid prototyping & tooling

  • Component – specification, sourcing & evaluation

  • Tooling specification & management

  • Assembly line set-up & documentation

  • Production implementation & support

USER EXPERIENCE

  • Customer Value Chain

  • Voice of Customer (VOC)

  • Ergonomics – Cognitive, Anthropometric & Kinesiology

  • Personas

  • Ethnography and Day in the Life Story Boards

  • User Trials

  • Inspiration Charts

DESIGN

  • Product & System Design

  • Aesthetics

  • Graphical User Interface

  • Usability Mock-ups

  • Trend Maps – Social & Cultural, Aesthetics & Features

  • Existing Product Analysis – Cluster Analysis, Feature Analysis, Benchmarking

  • Product Configuration & System Design

  • Prototyping & Model Building – Usability Mock-ups, Form Exploration, GUI

IMPLEMENTATION

  • Brand Guides

  • Product User Manuals

  • Product Artwork, Graphics Specifications

  • Photo Realistic Rendering

  • Marketing Collateral

  • User Manuals

  • Animations

VERIFICATION

  • Verification of design elements

  • Highly Accelerated Life Testing

  • Mechanical, Software & Hardware

VALIDATION

  • Test Plans

  • Validation of products & sub-elements

  • Risk Mitigation

  • User Testing

  • Test Report

COMPLIANCE

  • Compliance specification

  • Certification management

  • Experience in developing products to pass:

  • Mil Spec, CE, FDA, TGA, FAA & CAA Approval

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