Engineering

Crafting superior technology with exceptional form

At HSD, our engineers focus on the user needs and requirements of the product, while utilizing their extensive and diverse product development experience to make creative design choices. They are intertwined with researchers and designers to allow them to consult with one another and refine products quickly and seamlessly.

Mechanical Engineering
Using industry best practices, our mechanical engineering team integrates proven methodologies with cutting-edge technology throughout all phases, saving time and insuring precision during product development. From proof-of-concept through design and assembly, the team utilizes a comprehensive design and documentation process, resulting in elegant and robust prototypes ready for manufacturing. Our mechanical engineers have decades of experience and expertise, from integrated mechanical prototyping to complicated production ready assemblies using the latest CAD modeling programs.

Our capabilities in Mechanical Engineering include:

  • System architecture
  • Mechanism development
  • Function integration
  • DFM & DFA (Design for manufacturing & assembly)
  • Material selection and analysis
  • Prototype testing and debugging
  • Part Optimization/Cost reduction
  • Component sourcing – off the shelf
  • Drop, Shock & Ingress Protection (IP)
  • Complex Surface Geometry Development
  • FEA Analysis – stress/structural, thermal and fluidic analysis
  • Dimensional and tolerance analysis
  • Design in the latest 3D CAD modeling software
  • Part and Assembly documentation
  • Plastic injection molding, reaction injection molding, blow molding
  • EMI & ESD Shielding
  • Start-up Support – Alpha & Beta through Production
  • Tooling and Manufacturing Liaison
  • Design for Six Sigma

Electrical and Software Engineering
Our electrical and software engineering groups add intelligence to products with insightful agility. We address the intelligence that powers not only the device, but the most efficient and comprehensive device development pathway. This smart approach allows our clients to get to market faster, streamlines the regulatory process, minimizes risk and saves cost. Our engineers possess expertise backed by a strong knowledge of systems engineering to offer efficient solutions to complex system applications, developing custom hardware and software tailored to each client’s needs.

Our capabilities in Electrical and Software Engineering include:

  • Compliant with: 21CFR 820, IEC 62304, ISO 14971, and IEC 60601
  • Embedded, desktop and server systems
  • Minor, moderate, and major level of concern systems
  • Motion control
  • Silicon Ensemble
  • Mentor Graphics VHDL Simulator
  • Mentor Graphics PADS and Schematic Design
  • SMT soldering and PCB repairs
  • Wireless Communications
  • Electro-optical
  • EMC compliance
  • Software and systems architecture
  • GUI Implementation
  • iOS and Android
  • Windows (Xp, Embedded, CE), Linux, QNX, VxWorks, and many other RTOS systems
  • Bluetooth, Bluetooth LE, WiFi (802.11) and cellular