Yearly archives: 2015

Taking Account of the Method of Manufacture

One of the things that people can overlook when designing a product is how you’re going to manufacture it. It is all well and good to design a beautiful looking product, but if that product can’t then be manufactured on an industrial scale, the design makes little financial sense. This […]

3D Printing as a Tool of Conservation

Last week we talked about how 3D printing is used in medicine to build replacement body parts, to be used as custom-made prosthetics, to replace bones and joints, or even to replace components of organs like heart valves. This week, we bring to you information about how 3D printing is […]

3D Printing in Medicine

While it is certainly outside of the realm of product development, the use of 3D printing in medicine and health care can provide some useful insight into what the growing capabilities of the technology are. 3D printing in medicine is a relatively new phenomena, but it has quickly grown to […]

Local Design Services for Local Businesses

A lot of people underestimate the value that product design services offer businesses, even when they’re small businesses only operating on a local level. Most commercial businesses design and produce their own products, and the issues of ergonomics and aesthetics can have a massive impact on how well these products […]

The Applications of Graphic Designs

While here at, we tend to focus more upon the design sector of product design and engineering, graphic design is simply too big of a discipline to ignore. It makes up the largest portion of the design industry, and has innumerable applications in just about every facet of our […]