About working together

About working together

Central for us when we work together is your satisfaction to the outcome. And how well we succeeded in proving our mission: to accelerate your innovation.

Check if we have the competence you need

You choose how you want to work with us

  • You can outsource (part of) a development project. Our experienced system architects and project managers will ensure the intended result;
  • You can ask us to provide engineering samples, prototypes or products in a (limited) series e.g. from our pilot factory or MEMS foundry;
  • You can complement your project team with very specific competences. You can validate your requirement with the competence checker on the top right of the page;
  • You may require specific (on-site) technology support e.g. to get to the root cause of tough quality problem;
  • You can get support from our industry or technical consultants to help you expand your organization’s innovation or operational excellence capabilities.

Let us know how you want to work with us

How to make the first step?

Our process is designed to ensure confidentiality and your satisfaction on the required outcome, right from the start.

How to make the first step?

  1. Starting point: your request
  2. Needs assessment: defines what we can do within your parameters
        - Optional: Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA)
        - Optional: feasibility study
  3. Quotation documents: responsibilities, specifications, deliverables, mile-stones, costs, etc.
  4. Project execution, hand-over of deliverables & invoicing
  5. Project evaluation & satisfaction check

Established facts

Established facts
  • One contact person: your customer relations manager, taking personal care of your request/need  
  • Our commercial and technical staff is used to working with confidential information from various parties
  • Whenever required we use NDA’s
  • Invoices are never a surprise
  • Excellent customer satisfaction

What our customers value

Biocartis - Accelerate the product development processes of the Molecular Diagnostics Platform.
Philips Health Systems - Product reliability is important for us because it affects many elements of our customer experience, e.g. patient care, efficient workflow, and high...
Philips Personal Health – Imagine you have a very thin slice of paper and have to slide that piece of paper into another folded piece of paper and then weld them together...
Océ - For the next generation in the printing process we are developing a fluidic MEMS device...

Check if we have the competences you need

(Beta function) We found the following results for you

  • Operations management

    • Reliability consulting

      • Quality Control
      • Shainin
      • Statistical Engineering
      • Statistical Process Control (SPC)
      • Quality & Reliabilitty Problem Solving
      • FMEA
      • Chronic Problem Solving
      • Design for Quality and Reliability
      • DfSS  Design for 6 Sigma
      • A3
    • Supply Chain Management

      • Supply Chain Design
      • Supply Chain Efficiency
      • Supply Chain Cost Modeling
      • Supply Chain Control
      • Supply Chain Architecture
      • Supply Chain Financial Modeling
      • Supply Chain Modeling
      • Supply Planning
      • Warehouse Optimization
      • Supply Chain Strategy
      • Supply Chain Planning
      • Supply Chain Optimization
      • Supply Base Management
      • Simulation
      • Inventory Management
      • Network Design
      • Insourcing
      • Distribution Footprint
      • Design for Supply Chain (DfSC)
      • Outsourcing
      • Phase-in Phase-Out
      • Service Logistics
      • Shop Floor Control
      • SCOR
      • S&OP
      • Reverse Logistics
      • Demand Planning
    • Operational Excellence

      • Operations Strategy Development & Deployment (Hoshin Kanri)
      • Operations Excellence Booster
      • Site Operations Assessment (SOA)
      • TPM
      • Value Stream Mapping / Shikumi
      • Manufacturing Maturity Assessment (MMA)
      • Lean Maturity Assessment
      • Developing Manufacturing knowledge, skills & behaviors
      • Hoshin
      • Industrial Engineering
      • Kaizen
      • (LEAN) Operations Excellence implementations
    • Industrialization

      • Relocation
      • Supplier Selection
      • Transfer
      • Ramp-up
      • New Product Introduction
      • Industrial Footprint
      • Industrial Strategy
      • Industrialization
      • Design for Industrialization
    • Generic operations management

      • PDCA
      • Interim Management
      • E2E total review of costs and improvement
      • Process Survey Tools
      • Project Management
      • TIMBER
      • Sensitivity Analysis
      • Quick Scans
      • DMAIC
      • DFX
      • Business Modeling
      • Audits
      • Assessments
      • Change Management
      • Data Analysis
      • Design for Test
      • Design for Service
      • 8D
    • Financial Engineering

      • Risk Assessment
      • Supply Chain Cost Modeling
      • TCO Total Cost of Ownership
      • Value Engineering
      • Make or Buy
      • Industrial Engineering
      • Cost Modeling
      • Cost Roadmap
      • Design for Cost
      • DFMA
      • Cost Engineering
  • Reliability

    • Test & Measurement Automation

      • Vision, motion & sensors
      • Test automation
      • Signal acquisition & instrument control
      • Measurement algorithms & architecture
    • Product Quality & Reliability

      • System Reliability Engineering (DfR, DfS)
      • Test Technology
      • System Quality Engineering (DfSS)
      • Statistical Problem Solving (DMAIC, SE,..)
      • Quality Control Management (DfT, DfM, …)
      • Compliance engineering
  • Software for connected systems

    • Mobile applications

      • User centric behavior
      • UI technology evolution
      • Technology-enabled applications
      • Platform and device diversity
      • Algorithmic applications
    • Web engineering

      • Usability
      • Security
      • Performance
      • Behavior analysis
      • Ability to grow and evolve
    • Embedded systems

      • Real-time control
      • Motion sensors
      • Interaction electronics and software
      • Image processing
    • Data visualization

      • Interpretation & Visualization
      • Image Processing & handling
      • Data acquisition
      • Algorithm engineering
    • Cloud and web hosting

      • Expert knowledge on CPP
      • Cloud infrastructures
      • Back-end & Services
    • Connected devices

      • SW types
      • Interconnection technology
      • Connectivity standards and networks
      • Connected devices
    • Algorithm engineering

      • Simulation tools and processes
      • Performance optimization
      • Computational models
  • Mechatronics

    • Precision Equipment System Architecture

      • System assembly and integration
      • Setting-up of specifications
      • Setting up of architectures
      • Design and realization of ultra-clean and vacuum systems
      • Conceptual design
    • Thermal Effects in Mechatronic Systems

      • Thermal control methods and strategies
      • Thermal effects in vacuum
      • Simulation and Analysis
      • Measurements
      • Electronics cooling, flow and CFD analysis
      • Error compensation strategies
      • Design Principles for thermal stability
    • Tribology

      • Sleeve Bearing Technology
      • Vacuum Tribology
      • Lubrication Modeling
      • Lifetime Performance and Reliability
      • Ball Bearing Technology
      • Bio Tribology
      • Air Bearing Technology
    • Vibro-Acoustics & Low Noise Design

      • Perception
      • Sensing and Measuring
      • Modelling
      • Acoustical components and materials
      • Acoustic Design
      • Acoustic actuation
    • Motion Control Hardware & Software

      • Sensor chain optimization
      • Setpoint generation
      • Soft Motion Platform
      • Regulations + hazard analysis
      • Equipment and Motion Control Architecture
      • Electrical machine and product architecture
      • Energy storage and scavenging
      • Calibration
    • Metrology

      • Smart motion sensors and algorithms
      • Metrology modeling
      • Geometric calibration
      • Architecture and configuration of metrology systems
    • Dynamics

      • Vibration isolation
      • Dynamics measurements
      • Dynamic modeling
      • Dynamic architectures
      • Drop and Shock Robustness
    • Electromechanics

      • Motors and generators for (mass) products
      • Simulation and analysis of magnetic systems
      • Wireless Energy
      • Magnetic systems
      • Magnetic characteristics of permanent magnets
      • Drive and power electronics
      • Dynamical behavior of electrical drives
      • FEM analysis with Vector Fields software (Opera)
      • Actuators for precision technology
    • FEM calculations

      • Mechanical FEM
      • Hardware and lincensing strategy
      • Geometric modeling and simplification
      • FEM Software
    • Control

      • Thermal control
      • System integration and qualification
      • Non-linear and embedded control
      • Calibration and optimization
      • Advanced industrial control
  • Mechanical Design

    • Standards & Regulations

      • Standardization Subjects & Bodies
      • Safety Regulations (& Standards)
      • Regional Regulations (& Standards)
      • Quality Regulations (& Standards)
    • Methods & Guidelines

      • System (Product) Creation Process
      • Technical Product Documentation
      • Value / Quality Assurance
      • Requirements Management
      • Methodological Design
      • Intellectual Property
      • Measurement & Testing
      • Design rules
    • Mechanical Engineering / DfX

      • Design for Styling / Usability
      • Design for Sustainability
      • Design for Quality / Cost
      • Design for Production Equipment
      • Design for Logistics
      • Design for Manufacturing:
      • Design for Assembly
    • Development Tools

      • Simulation Tools
      • Product Lifecycle / Data Management (PLM/PDM)
      • Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
      • Computer Aided Design (CAD)
      • Budgeting Tools
    • D&E Theory & Principles

      • Sensing & Measuring Principles
      • Theoretical Mechanics
      • Tribology & Wear
      • Guiding Principles
      • Engineering physics / chemistry
      • Conceptual System Design Principles
      • Detailed Design Principles
      • Actuation & Drive Train Principles
  • Environment & safety

    • Sustainability

      • Ecodesign/ Life Cycle Assessments (LCA)
      • Corporate social responsibility scan (MVO)
      • Circular Economy
    • Safety

      • Risk inventory, evaluation and safetyplan
      • Risk-management, Business continuity plan
      • Occupational health and safety measurements
      • Nano-measurements
      • Crisis- & Emergency Response Team (ERT) management
      • Environment & Safety site management/coordination
      • Behaviour Based Safety
    • Radiation protection

      • Radiation protection Consulting
      • Dosimetry
    • Environment

      • Umbrella environmental permit /permit management
      • REACH/ RoHS
      • Environmental due diligence
    • Dangerous Goods

      • Material Safety Data Sheets
      • Dangerous Goods consulting
  • Innovation management

    • Roadmapping, architecture, portfolio & competence management

      • Roadmapping
      • Scenario planning
      • Technology Forecasting
      • Wargames
      • Real Options
      • Portfolio management
      • Competence management
      • Innovation Strategy
      • Platform
      • Architecture
    • Innovation for growth

      • Service innovation
      • Insights
      • TRIZ
      • Valuation
      • Value propositions
      • Value networks
      • Ideation
      • Idea generation
      • Business cases
      • Breakthrough innovation
      • Business model Innovation
      • Digital innovation
      • Growth through innovation
      • End User Driven Innovation
      • ARIZ
    • Development productivity

      • PLM
      • PDM
      • Organizing R&D
      • Open Innovation,
      • Product development processes
      • Product Launch
      • Ventures
      • Value Engineering
      • QFD
      • Project management
      • Lean start-up
      • Lean development
      • FMEA
      • DfX
      • DfSS
      • Design for Six Sigma
      • Global R&D
      • Incubators
      • IT for R&D
      • Innovation Metrics
      • Innovation Diagnostic
      • Innovation Culture
      • Design for Excellence
  • Manufacturing

    • System Architecture for Manufacturing

      • Tolerance Analysis
      • Equipment System Architecture
      • Design for Manufacturing, Testing & Supply Chain
      • Definition of Production set-up
      • Critical to Quality (CtQ) and flowdown
    • Thin Film and Nano-Material Processes

      • Test & measurement
      • Thermal processing and CVD
      • Wet etching & processing
      • Process integration
      • Physical vapour deposition
      • Dry etching, DRIE
      • Nano imprinting, SCIL
      • Photo lithography
      • CMP, grinding, dicing
    • Robotics & Automation

      • Integration in production system
      • Reconfigurability
      • Human-Robot Collaboration and Safety
      • Gripper technology
      • Automation and Data Management
      • End of arm technology
      • Architectures robotics applications
    • Quality Measurement & Vision

      • Vison Technology
      • Setups for process development
      • Optical system design
      • Industrial automated inspection
    • MEMS Applications

      • Microfluidics, inkjet heads
      • Micro sieves
      • Organ on chip
      • RF passives and interconnect technology
      • Ultra-thin membranes
      • MEMS-on-chip, MEMS-on-ASIC
      • MEMS sensors
      • Flex-to-rigid, interconnect
      • Customized metal stacks and optical gratings
      • GaN-on-Si, wafer characterization and processing
      • Medical MEMS
      • MEMS actuators
      • Capacitive Micromachined Ultrasound Transducers, CMUT
    • Prototyping

      • Micro-assembly in-body devices
      • Optical fiber processing
      • Silicone materials technology
      • Micro-assembly catheters
      • Micro Assembly of Integrated Modules
      • Bio-cartridge assembly / microfluidics
      • Electronics Prototype Design and Manufacturing
      • Mechatronics Prototyping
      • Additive Manufacturing
    • Joining

      • Process Flow Design
      • Processes/equipment capability and testing (R&R)
      • Ultrasonic & resistance welding
      • Process Control
      • Laser welding
      • Assembly & Test of Complex Systems
      • Electrical interconnect
      • Adhesive, Glue bonding
  • Electronics

    • Power management

      • Power supplies
      • Wireless power
      • Power conversion
      • Power control loops
      • High voltage techniques
      • Low power design
      • Energy harvesting
    • Sensors & mixed signal

      • Test & Debugging
      • RF technology
      • Power conversion
      • HF/LF electronics
      • Electro Magnetic Compatibility
    • Electronics Design Services

      • PCB Design
      • PCB(A) Technology Management
      • PCB (A) Manufacturer Technology
      • Library Management CAD-E / CAD-M
      • Component Data Management
      • Application & Life Cycle Management
    • Electromagnetics

      • Wireless & RF
      • Standardization & Testing
      • Modeling & Simulation EMC / EMF / SI&PI / RF
      • Design for EMC, EMF, SI/PI, RF/Wireless, PQ
    • Digital Processing & Control

      • Hardware based security
      • Micro controllers / DSP
      • FPGA
      • Embedded processing / algorithms
      • Audio / video coding
      • Embedded language
      • Analog and digital control loops
    • Connectivity

      • Transmission lines
      • Wireless communication
      • Security
      • Link budgeting
      • Error correction
      • Fiber optics
      • Communication protocols