Our mechanical engineering services transform ideas to manufacturable products.

Complete Mechanical Engineering Capabilities
  • Detailed technical specifications/ product requirements
  • Design Validation/ optimization
  • Rapid prototyping
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Testing and quality standards
  • Manufacturability/ sustainability assessments
  • Pre-production, fabrication, and manufacturing support

Nectar’s CFD Simulation for Symscape

Deliver Superior Products

Developing innovative products demands the contribution of a top-notch mechanical engineering design company. Whether you require turnkey product development or input at a critical stage of the design process, Nectar provides the mechanical engineering services that enable you to realize innovation.

We can help you leverage precision engineering and cost-effectively take products from conceptualization through production. Our knowledgeable engineering professionals draw from their substantial experience and utilize the industry’s top engineering tools, and aesthetics.

Complex Mechanism Design

Production-Ready CAD

Nectar’s broad experience means that your products will be engineered to comply with all applicable industry standards and regulations by validating mechanical designs, optimizing design performance, and prototyping critical components, we can work with you to deliver superior products.

Manufacturing the best products also demands effective production planning, fabrication, and assembly. Nectar provides all of these services, including documentation and bill of materials (BOM) production, tool and manufacturing sourcing, design and manufacturability (DFM) and sustainability assessments, vendor qualification and capability studies, and inspection and quality assurance services.

Analysis and Simulation:

  • Thermal
    • Temperature Chamber Testing
    • Computational Fluid Dynamics
    • Steady State
    • Transient State
  • Structural
    • Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
    • Linear and Non-Linear
    • Fatigue and Buckling
    • Multiple Loading
  • Fluid
    • Fluid transfer and Motion
    • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Shock and Vibration
    • Frequency Response
    • Natural Frequency Analysis
    • Dampening Analysis
  • Kinematics
    • Cam, Spring, and Linkage Analysis
    • Drive Train and Gear Calculations

Production Ready CAD Package

  • Production Ready CAD Package
    • SolidWorks 2015
    • Clean, Editable CAD models
    • Indented Bill of Materials
    • Tolerance Stack Up Analysis
    • 2D Drawing Package
    • Critical to Function (CTF) Tolerance Dimensioning
    • Assembly Drawings
    • Operation Method Sheet
  • Design for Manufacturing
    • Cost Analysis
    • Manufacturing Methods
    • Plastic
    • Injection Molding
    • Blow Molding
    • Rotational Molding
    • Pressure and Vacuuming Forming
    • Computer Numerical Control (CNC)
    • Extrusion
    • Metal
    • Sheet Metal Forming
    • Extrusion
    • Die, Sand, Investment Casting
    • Metal Injection Molding
    • Selective Laser Sintering (SLS)
    • Computer Numerical Control (CNC)
    • Other
    • Carbon Fiber Layup
    • Composite Materials
  • Design for Assembly
    • Assembly Process and Steps
    • Assembly Time
    • Bill of Material Reduction
  • Product Prototyping
    • Additive Rapid Prototyping Technology
    • Stereolithography (SLA)
    • Selective Laser Sintering (SLS)
    • Fused Deposition Modeling (FMD)
    • Poly-Jet and Multi-Jet Printing
    • Subtractive Prototyping Technology
    • Sheet Metal Forming
    • Computer Numerical Control (CNC)
    • Laser and Water Jet Cutting
    • Room Temperature Vulcanizing Molding (RTV Molding)

Manufacturing Transition and Support

  • Verification and Validation
    • First Article Inspection Reporting
    • Root Cause Analysis
    • Product Testing
    • Life Testing
    • Drop Testing
    • Federal Regulation Testing
    • Electro Magnetic Interference Testing (EMI)
    • Shipment Testing and Procedure
    • Environmental Testing (get verbiage from phases – endurance and exposure)
  • Production Cycle
    • Manufacturing sourcing
    • Alpha and Beta builds
    • Full scale production ramp-up
  • Product Lifecycle Management
    • Engineering Change Notice
    • Revision Control of Production Drawing Package
    • Stock Disposition
  • Product Sustaining
    • Quality Assurance Documentation
    • Design Control and Maintenance
    • Assembly Analysis and Cost Reduction
    • Manufacturing Support

Electrical, Firmware, Software Engineering

  • Hardware Development
    • Digital circuit design
    • Analog circuit design
    • PCB Design
    • User Interface: Displays and Control Panels
    • CPLD/FPGA/ASIC
    • Motion Control
    • Sensors: temperature, position, pressure, force, fluid level, flow, etc.
    • Signal Conditioning, Signal Processing (DSP)
    • Communication interfaces: USB, Serial, Ethernet, etc.
  • Power Management
    • AC/DC Power Supplies
    • Power Conversion/Battery Management
    • Low-power design
  • Firmware Development
    • Embedded Systems: Microchip, Intel, Freescale, ARM, TI, ATMEL etc.
    • Embedded Ethernet, USB, Web Server
    • Standard and custom communications protocols
    • Arduino
  • Wireless Technologies
    • Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, ZigBee plus other M2M protocols
    • Security and Encryption
    • Radio & Antenna systems
    • GSM/CDMA
    • GPS
    • RFID
    • NFC
  • Software Engineering
    • Mobile Development
    • Smart Products
    • Web Apps
    • Big Data & Cloud