Tools of the Trade

PEKO Masterclass From Prototype to Production: Event Recap

PEKO Masterclass From Prototype to Production: Event Recap

May 20, 2021 FORGE hosted a collaborative event with our Iron partner PEKO Precision, a precision tool fabricator which has grown to provide a full range of equipment manufacturing solutions based in Rochester, New York. PEKO Masterclass: From Prototype to Production was presented by Mark Frosino, Scott Baxter, and Bill Melvin, and covered the process…

Taking the Next Step: Release-to-Manufacturing Requirements

Taking the Next Step: Release-to-Manufacturing Requirements

Huge thank you to John Erickson of Product Resources for authoring this article on product development and release for manufacturing! Read on to learn more and find out how to engage. While developing a product, a company will usually go through multiple iterations of prototypes while refining the design.  Building prototypes allows engineers to validate…

The Importance of Testing and Certification in Product Development

The Importance of Testing and Certification in Product Development

Huge thank you to Andrew Hyatt of Intertek for authoring this article on why testing and certification is key to consider in the product development process! Read on to learn more and find out how to engage. Product testing and certification should be a boardroom-level discussion, not simply the last step of research and development…