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Defense Product Design Development, from Concept to Commercialization

When it comes to defense product design development, early collaboration contributes to the overall success, speed and longevity of your program. When you partner with Phillips-Medisize, you align with a world-class, ITAR-compliant provider of defense product design development services that follow strict MIL-STDs. 

As one of North America’s leading manufacturers and custom injection molders, Phillips-Medisize offers you the following design development capabilities for the defense market, to name a few: 

  • Design Research
  • Design Analysis and Verification
  • Electronics Integration
  • Industrial Design
  • Mechanical Design and Engineering
  • Prototyping and Design Verification Builds
  • Quality Integrated Development
  • Test Method Development and Execution
  • Tool Build

On your behalf, we are committed to helping you ensure that your defense product design will: 

  • Meet the initial requirements and specifications throughout the development cycle
  • Integrate quality prior to onset of the manufacturing phase
  • Meet delivery and cost targets
  • Truly recognize and focus on the most critical user inputs
  • Be optimized to consider the most efficient, effective manufacturing processes for your program

Development cycle

Unlike typical product development life cycles, Phillips-Medisize’s processes are time-tested and technology focused to reduce communication gaps and development lag time. By integrating Phillips-Medisize’s manufacturing experience at the early stages of development, you may reduce overall lead time and cost of the typical product development life cycle, thereby enhancing the overall success, speed and longevity of your program. 

Design Through Distribution: Phillips-Medisize’s Competitive Edge

Time is money. Success depends upon your ability to achieve speed to market. The pressure is on original equipment manufacturers to be involved, as early as possible, with a partner that can provide full, one-stop service for manufacturing design development, all the way through to commercialization.

Defense Product Design Development Can Help You: 

  • Set your product apart from the competition
  • Lower your overall product cost and maximize profitability
  • Optimize ergonomics and aesthetics
  • Assure design for manufacturability (DFM)
  • Lower your overall product cost and maximize profitability
  • Maximize speed to market 
Defense product design development full, one-stop service


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