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.

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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...
New robotic tool producing 300,000 products a week, 24/7
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

  • Mechatronics

    • Precision Equipment System Architecture

      • Setting-up of specifications
      • Setting up of architectures
      • Conceptual design
      • Design and realization of ultra-clean and vacuum systems
      • System assembly and integration
    • Motion Control Hardware & Software

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

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

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

      • Sensing and Measuring
      • Acoustical components and materials
      • Modelling
      • Acoustic actuation
      • Perception
      • Acoustic Design
    • Electromechanics

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

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

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

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

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

    • D&E Theory & Principles

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

      • Design for Manufacturing:
      • Design for Assembly
      • Design for Quality / Cost
      • Design for Styling / Usability
      • Design for Sustainability
      • Design for Logistics
      • Design for Production Equipment
    • Standards & Regulations

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

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

      • Computer Aided Design (CAD)
      • Product Lifecycle / Data Management (PLM/PDM)
      • Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
      • Budgeting Tools
      • Simulation Tools
  • Electronics

    • Sensors & mixed signal

      • RF technology
      • Power conversion
      • HF/LF electronics
      • Electro Magnetic Compatibility
      • Test & Debugging
    • Power management

      • Energy harvesting
      • Power supplies
      • Low power design
      • Wireless power
      • Power conversion
      • Power control loops
      • High voltage techniques
    • Connectivity

      • Link budgeting
      • Wireless communication
      • Communication protocols
      • Transmission lines
      • Fiber optics
      • Error correction
      • Security
    • Digital Processing & Control

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

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

      • Modeling & Simulation EMC / EMF / SI&PI / RF
      • Design for EMC, EMF, SI/PI, RF/Wireless, PQ
      • Standardization & Testing
      • Wireless & RF
  • Software for connected systems

    • Connected devices

      • Connected devices
      • Interconnection technology
      • SW types
      • Connectivity standards and networks
    • Embedded systems

      • Interaction electronics and software
      • Motion sensors
      • Image processing
      • Real-time control
    • Mobile applications

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

      • Behavior analysis
      • Usability
      • Performance
      • Security
      • Ability to grow and evolve
    • Data visualization

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

      • Back-end & Services
      • Expert knowledge on CPP
      • Cloud infrastructures
    • Algorithm engineering

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

    • System Architecture for Manufacturing

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    • Product Quality & Reliability

      • System Quality Engineering (DfSS)
      • System Reliability Engineering (DfR, DfS)
      • Quality Control Management (DfT, DfM, …)
      • Statistical Problem Solving (DMAIC, SE,..)
      • Compliance engineering
      • Test Technology
    • Test & Measurement Automation

      • Measurement algorithms & architecture
      • Test automation
      • Signal acquisition & instrument control
      • Vision, motion & sensors
  • Operations management

    • Supply Chain Management

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

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

      • Industrial Strategy
      • Industrial Footprint
      • Design for Industrialization
      • New Product Introduction
      • Industrialization
      • Ramp-up
      • Transfer
      • Relocation
      • Supplier Selection
    • Reliability consulting

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

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

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

    • Roadmapping, architecture, portfolio & competence management

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

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

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

    • Dangerous Goods

      • Dangerous Goods consulting
      • Material Safety Data Sheets
    • Environment

      • Environmental due diligence
      • REACH/ RoHS
      • Umbrella environmental permit /permit management
    • Radiation protection

      • Dosimetry
      • Radiation protection Consulting
    • Safety

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

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