Design specialist, MLE, is to partner with product innovation consultancy, PDD, to deliver a complete design solution for medical electronics and other technology products. Together, the two companies will take a holistic approach to design, using PDD’s knowledge of the user experience and MLE’s electronic engineering resources. Managing director of MLE, Mike Lloyd, said: Partnering with PDD helps us look at the interaction between the user, the environment and the product. Effective industrial design can make a huge difference in overall market acceptance.
Director of medical at PDD, Alun Wilcox, added: Over 50 per cent of our business is in medical systems, a growing proportion of which now include electronics at some level. MLE offers a broad range of analogue and digital electronic engineering skills, extending from embedded systems and power, to instrumentation and software.