Brief: Existing iPad accessory cases and stands on the market had become a major source of frustration for users. They only supported limited viewing angles via clumsy and awk¬ward configurations. Equally problematic, these case-stands were heavy, cumbersome and unattractive. HumanToolz approached PDT with the idea of developing a stand that supported limitless viewing angles and matched the high end finish and materials of the iPad that was lightweight.
Brief: Fellowes wanted to leverage design to return a business unit to profitable trading. In 2006, the Fellowes UK team was challenged to return the Binding & Laminating (B&L) business unit to profitable trading. To meet this challenge, it was decided that a completely new range of innovative binding and laminating machines needed to be designed.
Brief: Cynvenio was looking to improve its existing prototype of its Liquid Biopsy Platform, an automated system designed for the recovery and characterization of circulating tumor cells (CTC) from blood. The device automates flow cell preparation, sample loading, CTC purification and immunofluorescent labeling of captured cells.
Product Development Technologies (PDT) is a global, full-service product development firm with over 125 employees worldwide. Team members have expertise in a wide range of product development disciplines, including strategy, design research, industrial design, user experience and interface development, electrical and mechanical engineering, software development, laser scanning, and tooling. Our mission? Deliver on the promise of truly seamless product development, innovation through execution.