5-Steps

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Road to Success is the most comprehensive program in the industry, providing a team who will support you at any or all of these steps. You decide, you control, you succeed.

5-Steps Road to success

Step
01

Destination analysis

Start on the right path

Services / Delivrables

Services

  • Clarify client's needs.
  • Find end-user needs
  • Analyse the competition.
  • Look for technologies
  • Search for patents & prior art.
  • Define project objectives.
  • Identify risks, challenges and establish mitigation plans.
  • Define project scope.

Delivrables

  • End-user profile
  • Competition & similar products analysis.
  • Project objectives, scope, risks, challenges and mitigation plans.
  • List of relevant patents.
Step
02

Road map

Getting there the right way

Services / Delivrables

Services

  • Define required tasks.
  • Define schedule.
  • Estimate development budget.
  • Clarify the design vision.
  • Define anthropometric data of end-users.
  • Complete product specifications.

DELIVRABLES

  • Action plan or road map.
  • Schedule.
  • Budget.
  • Detailed project planning in TeamworkPM.
  • Design vision board.
  • Product specifications.
  • Special test protocols if needed.
Step
03

Product enhancement journey

Every step leading to the right product

Services / Delivrables

SERVICES

  • Complete technical inputs.
  • Specification of components.
  • Define ergonomics and frame geometry.
  • Optimize the suspension kinematic.
  • Make the 3D lay-out.
  • Propose technical solutions.
  • Engineer suspension pivots & specify bearings.
  • Check manufacturer's technical capabilities.
  • Define styling.
  • Conceptual graphic design.
  • Upfront or Conceptual Optimization.
  • 3D detailed design.
  • Bill of material (BOM).
  • Detailed Design Check.
  • Product Optimization with topological, tube shape & thickness optimization.
  • Carbon lay-up Optimization.
  • Validation with Finite Element Analysis (FEA).
  • Validation with Computational fluid dynamics (CFD).
  • Technical drawings.
  • Verification & approval of technical drawings.
  • Design reviews.

DELIVRABLES

  • Frame geometry chart.
  • Suspension curves.
  • Benchmarking report.
  • Styling proposals & final concept.
  • Side views of all frame sizes.
  • Detailed sketches.
  • Specification sheet for each configuration.
  • Cable management illustration.
  • Renderings of frame & assembly.
  • BOM.
  • Complete 3D.
  • 3D verification report.
  • FEA report.
  • CFD report.
  • Technical drawing of each part.
  • Tolerance analysis.
Step
04

Production ultimate stopover

Products get the right manufacturing

Services / Delivrables

SERVICES

  • Hand-off package and meeting at the factory.
  • Faction revises 3Ds & 2Ds if required.
  • Faction checks & approves production drawings.
  • ABS mock-up is produced & checked.
  • Final tooling & unit costs quote by manufacturer.
  • Graphic design.

 

DELIVRABLES

  • Approved production drawings.
  • Graphic design package.
  • ABS verification report.
  • Final tooling and unit costs.
Step
05

Conformity arrival

Looking ahead with the right finishing touch

Services / Delivrables

SERVICES

  • Follow-up of lab testing.
  • Conformity inspection.
  • Field testing with on-board data acquisition.
  • Suspension calibration.
  • Trouble-shooting & fine-tuning.
  • Review and optimization of the manufacturing at the factory.

DELIVRABLES

  • Conformity report.
  • Lab testing reports.
  • Field testing reports.
  • Suspension calibration report.

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