Product Development & Design

bb7 is one of the original product development firms with over 70 years of experience across all seven continents. And we’re just getting started.

90% of our clients return for more. They value the talent and capabilities found only at bb7.

We satisfy clients across many industries and specialize in the Medical, Consumer and Commercial sectors. They rely on our cross-functional teams to develop products primed for production, feasibility and market success.

+ Research

We perform qualitative and quantitative research using proven methodologies. Our global research methods include ethnography, in-depth interviews, conjoint analysis and more.

  • Design Research
  • User Research
  • Market Research
  • Technology Research
+ Design

We deliver user-centered industrial design to create feasible solutions. We provide more than awesome ideas in pretty packages; we transform our awesome ideas into manufacturable, profitable products.

  • Visual Brand Language
  • Graphical User Interface Development
  • Human Factors
  • Ergonomics
  • Design for Manufacturing
  • CAD Modeling
+ Engineering

Our reputation of first-class engineering has been decades in the making. We continue to offer a wide breadth of advanced engineering capabilities all under one roof.

  • Systems Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Materials Science
+ Prototyping

From foam mock-ups to functional production-quality prototypes, our models enable project communication and product evaluation. We use a variety of techniques including hand sculpting, rapid prototyping (Polyjet, FDM, SLA, SLS and more), PCB assemblies and wire harness assemblies.

  • Form study model development
  • Rapid Prototyping
  • Machining
  • Assembly
+ analysis & testing

We built our business on analysis and testing over 70 years ago, and it remains at the core of what we do. We offer standard and custom testing and analysis for verification, benchmarking, claims substantiation and more.

  • Product and materials testing
  • Custom test method development
  • Design evaluation
  • Computational analysis
  • Root-cause analysis

 

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+ Committed to Quality

We take client satisfaction very seriously. Our Quality Management System (QMS) was developed by a team of elite engineers including a manned spaceflight veteran and a Skunkworks alum. We’re that serious about the quality of our work.

Our standards are high so we can continue to satisfy our clients’ needs and surpass expectations.

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+ Research

We perform qualitative and quantitative research using proven methodologies. Our global research methods include ethnography, in-depth interviews, conjoint analysis and more.

  • Design Research
  • User Research
  • Market Research
  • Technology Research

+ Engineering

Our reputation of first-class engineering has been decades in the making. We continue to offer a wide breadth of advanced engineering capabilities all under one roof.

  • Systems Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Materials Science

+ Prototyping

From foam mock-ups to functional production-quality prototypes, our models enable project communication and product evaluation. We use a variety of techniques including hand sculpting, rapid prototyping (Polyjet, FDM, SLA, SLS and more), PCB assemblies and wire harness assemblies.

  • Form study model development
  • Rapid Prototyping
  • Machining
  • Assembly
Developing a formula to simulate perspiration for a product test

+ analysis & testing

We built our business on analysis and testing over 70 years ago, and it remains at the core of what we do. We offer standard and custom testing and analysis for verification, benchmarking, claims substantiation and more.

  • Product and materials testing
  • Custom test method development
  • Design evaluation
  • Computational analysis
  • Root-cause analysis

 

LEARN MORE ABOUT CUSTOM TESTING

+ Committed to Quality

We take client satisfaction very seriously. Our Quality Management System (QMS) was developed by a team of elite engineers including a manned spaceflight veteran and a Skunkworks alum. We’re that serious about the quality of our work.

Our standards are high so we can continue to satisfy our clients’ needs and surpass expectations.

Ask About our QMS

Check out our work.

What happens when our expert project managers join our pedigreed researchers, designers, engineers and scientists? Happy clients and successful products!

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