Prototype Design and Product Development

Forthright Engineering provides prototype design and product development services to the Research Triangle (Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill), Triad (Winston-Salem, Greensboro, High Point) and Charlotte areas of North Carolina and the Southeastern US. We can integrate with your development organization or provide all of the resources needed for an outsourced project. Our capabilities include the successful design of consumer, commercial, industrial and medical products along with custom machine and fixture design.

Our product and prototype design services include:

  • Concept development to full production
  • All forms of prototyping and rapid prototyping
  • Design for manufacture, low to high volume, all fabrication processes such as injection molding, die casting and stamping
  • Electronics packaging and electro-mechanical design
  • Comprehensive analytical capability including thermal, fluid, stress, vibration and tolerance analysis
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Product safety and liability prevention: failure modes and effects analysis (FMEA) and risk analysis
  • Engineering documentation and design change control
  • Industrial trouble-shooting and problem solving

Product development projects:

Please contact us for more information and examples from our portfolio.