26 04, 2016

3D Printing – The Growth in Material Options for 3D Printers


The rapid growth of 3D printing in the last few years has not only expanded the variety of items that can be created from a 3D printer, but the types of material used in those printer. More than ever, the growth in material options for 3D printers is allowing product developers explore designs and become more creative during the product [...]

3D Printing – The Growth in Material Options for 3D Printers2018-01-04T06:54:54-07:00
19 04, 2016

IP Protection vs. Trade Secret


As new ideas for products are being discussed, one topic that frequently arises is the question of intellectual property protection versus trade secret.  IP protection is typically done through patents, and for many, that seems the logical path to pursue, but how exactly does IP protection compare to trade secrets?  Are there benefits of one over the other? To answer [...]

IP Protection vs. Trade Secret2016-10-26T12:24:19-07:00
12 04, 2016

Using Photorealistic Product Renderings for Design Documentation


Photorealistic product renderings are a critical part of design documentation, yet many organizations are unclear not only what exactly this process means, but the value of photorealistic product renderings during the product development process. What are photorealistic product renderings? Photorealistic product renderings, also referred to as 3D product renderings, is the process of creating images that rival photographs, in a [...]

Using Photorealistic Product Renderings for Design Documentation2018-01-04T06:54:54-07:00
5 04, 2016

When Should You Consider Using Engineering Services?


To stay competitive in today’s market, companies are becoming more creative in getting new products to market.  Their schedules are becoming more aggressive, and many are beginning to embrace the idea of product evolution, the concept of companies who have the vision to not only see a product idea, but how that product can evolve over time.  With these aggressive goals [...]

When Should You Consider Using Engineering Services?2018-01-04T06:54:54-07:00