Understanding if the product has technical viabilty and business case feasibility.
Defining and understanding user needs, pain points and workflows.
Understanding risk through research, benchtop testing and simulation.
The culmination of 01 & 02: A prototype that exhibits primary functionality.
Sub-system engineering and prototyping of feature set across all disciplines.
Exploring and crafting the product aesthetic in conjunction with engineering.
Sub-systems brought together into a works-like prototype for additional testing.
Integrating the final design and engineering elements into one cohesive package.
Critical component sourcing and engagement of manufacturing partners.
Looks- and works-like prototype built with soft tooling and rapid prototyping methods.
Test plan implementation with design, engineering and production validation.
Facilitation of third party testing and regulatory certification.