About us

IDEA & PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

We're a streamlined company of experienced freelancers, inventors and innovators. Collaborating as an international and open framed network we can scale up to suit all engineering and development challenges!

47

Happy Clients

253

Completed Project

7

Countries

12,105

Engineering Hours

Our Service

IDEA & PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

Engineering

Engineering & Development Service

We provide the full engineering range for demanding mechanical and electrical product developments!

Products

Production & Marketing

We invent, engineer and design our own unique products and we take care of the production, marketing and distribution!

Ventures

Investment Opportunities

We fund start-ups and spin-offs and offer sustainable and lucrative ventures investment opportunities!

Our Happy Clients

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Our Skills

IDEA & PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

CREATIVITY & DESIGN

brainstorming, TRIZ, analogy, synectics, simplex, morphological analysis, exploratory sketching, industrial design, concept studies, ergonomy evaluations, 3D modelling, mockups, 3D sculpting, rendering, animation, visualisation and layouting, etc.

Engineering

2D/3D CAD, CAM, FEM, CFD, design for manufacturing, PCB and electronic design, wire routing, dynamic and static strength verification, kinematics, freestyle and surface modelling, tolerance calculations, proof of concepts, sheet metal design, etc.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

NDAs, patent and market research, freedom-to-operate, patentability checks, patent writing and application, refinements, patent screening and monitoring, infringement proceedings, etc.

PROTOTYPING

Design for prototyping, additive manufacturing, CNC machining, 3D printing (SLA, SLS, FDM), sheet metal work, vacuum casting, direct metal laser sintering, reaction injection molding, rapid prototyping and tooling, assembly and finishing, testing and validation, etc.

MANUFACTURING & SOURCING

process selection, evaluation and supplier management, sampling, machine and process capability analyses, part submission warrants, initial sample inspection reports, quality assurance measures, optimisation of production and manufacturing costs, tracebility, etc.

REQUIREMENT ENGINEERING

Specification of requirements, requirement analyses, monitoring and tracking of requirements, quality assurance, reliability and performance definitions, setting of system boundaries, scope of delivery, contractual services, approvals and validations, testability, FMEA, QFD, etc.

COMPLIANCE & REGULATIONS

evaluations of legal requirements and regulations, international comparison, compliance checks, approvals and certifications, monitoring of conformity, assessment of legislation changes, EC, IEC, DIN, FDA, UL, REACH, RoHS, etc.

SYSTEMS ENGINEERING

systematic and holistic assesments, customer views, requirement management, life cycle definitions, system design, environment definitions, black box, white box, risk management, stakeholder engagement, etc.

Our Portfolio

Some of our recent projects

Our Team

WE’RE DRIVEN BY PASSION

Rafal

manager

Anton

physicist

Richard

economist

Liebmer

engineer

Helena

engineer

Eugen

developer

Natalie

economist

Heinrich

electrician

Jury

electrician

Alexandra

accountant

Ilja

engineer

Our Pricing Plan

IDEA & PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

Consulting

free

  • Design Reviews
  • Problem Analyses
  • Concept Screenings
  • Product Evaluations
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Engineering

69/hr

  • Task-oriented Activities
  • Detailed Reporting
  • Continuous Communication
  • Absolute Transparency
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Projects

set-price

  • Predefined Deliverables
  • Scheduled Results
  • Satisfaction Guarantee
  • Unlimited Amendments
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WE BELIEVE IN GREAT IDEAS

and that our success must be reflected by the quality, creativity and excellence of our results.

Therefore we are your partner of choice for customer centered product innovations. Focusing on core competences in development and engineering we can provide outstanding solutions.

Contact Info

IDEA & PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

  • Small Innovations GmbH
    Rebbergstrasse 172
    8240 Thayngen
    Switzerland

  • contact@smallinnovations.ch

  • +41 79 957 76 36

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