Our Design Services

HIGH QUALITY INDUSTRIAL DESIGN
CORPORATE DESIGN SERVICES

We work with companies across a range of industry sectors to improve product sales, including: homeware and kitchenware, hardware, science and medical, consumer goods, transport and automotive, infrastructure, industrial, mining, gas and oil. Product sales begin with great product design. Our professional design services can improve styling, functionality, and marketability of products, as well as designing to reduce tooling, setup and manufacturing costs. All of these go a long way to improving your product sales and improving the bottom line.

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CONCEPT DESIGN SERVICES

If you have an idea for a new invention or product, our professional industrial design services can help you to turn it into a functional, marketable product. All you need is a good idea and a can-do attitude to get your project off the ground. In the concept design phase we flesh out your idea and identify the key value points. We give you a professional opinion of product logistics and present ideas from our design team of how it can be improved. We work with you to ensure that you remain in control of the design process within a supportive environment.

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PATENT PROTECTION SERVICES

Once we have developed the idea into a workable concept, you will need to get it protected. We have formed relationships with excellent patent attorneys who work with the team to file for a provisional patent. Alternatively, if you have your own preferred patent attorney we can liaise with them to make sure your great idea is properly protected.

Download our free guide on patent protection: Form Designs Patent Protection Guide >>

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CAD DESIGN SERVICES / 3D MODELLING

Once the design concept is selected and approved, our team will build a virtual 3D model using the latest computer-aided design software. These 3D models help to clearly understand the product and its function, before embarking on the manufacture of the proposed design.

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2D ENGINEERING DRAFTING SERVICES / DESIGN DOCUMENTATION

2D engineering drawings are generated for each component to fully and clearly define requirements such as materials and tolerances, capturing all geometric features for engineered parts. These form the blueprint for the factories to produce prototypes and the final product samples.

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TESTING AND ENGINEERING COMPLIANCE SERVICES

In the prototyping phase We put our products through a rigorous . Every product we engineer undergoes a thorough quality control checklist which is generated by Form Designs and tested by qualified QC personnel in the related manufacturing industry. In many cases this includes dealing with authorities in different genres of engineering, including structural and civil engineers together with testing authorities such as ITS and Kema covering testing for C tick, CE, EMC and UL.

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PRODUCTION AND FACTORY SOURCING

Over the past 3 decades, Form Designs has established strong working relationships with manufacturing companies locally and abroad, in metal fabrication, plastics and electronics. These close relationships help to effectively select the ideal manufacturer for your project.

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INFORMATION / GRAPHIC DESIGN SERVICES

Displaying accurate, comprehensive information for worksites and industrial environments ensures safety, economy and efficiency. Banners, instruction manuals, corporate identity and guidelines and presentations of new concepts, ideas and projects are our speciality.

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PROJECT MANAGEMENT

At Form Designs, we believe that good work structure is the key to success. A well planned and organized project will allow the design process to run smoothly through to production. Deadlines can then be met. In most cases, we managed projects from start to finish, but can also take over existing projects if required.

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ENGINEERING SERVICES FOR MINING, OIL AND GAS

Form Designs specializes in structural and mechanical engineering solutions for mining, oil and gas. Built upon a long history of providing innovative and award winning products in this sector, Form Designs offers engineering services for all projects, no matter how large or small. Our industry clients appreciate the professionalism and diligence of the Engineering Drafting team. The structured workflow method allows project to be completed on time, and on budget. The team has excellent skills in communicating with the client and understanding the project requirements, which avoids costly re-workings. What separates us from our competitors is a commitment to innovation and finding a new solution or a fresh approach to problems.

Our Project Capabilities:

  1. Conceptual or detailed total plant layout and line layouts
  2. Conceptualisation of processes
  3. Process flow design, diagrams and P&IDs
  4. Machine design, machine detailing
  5. Machine hydraulics and pneumatics design and detailing
  6. Mechanical detailing
  7. Pump, tank, valve, pipework design and detailing
  8. Bin, hopper and chute design and drafting
  9. Structural steel workshop detailing
  10. Bridge detailing
  11. Development application drawings
  12. Survey drafting
  13. Product design and development
  14. Visualisation and drawings of innovations and inventions

Our Technical Capabilities:

  1. Concept-to-detail design including site assessment and verification.
  2. Design of steel, concrete, aluminium, masonry and timber structures to Australian standards
  3. Structural Analysis and Design (linear, non-linear, and buckling analysis)
  4. Load rating certification – through partner
  5. Mechanical analysis (stress analysis, finite element analysis, fatigue)
  6. New and existing design verification
  7. Structural integrity inspections and reports
  8. BCA and statutory compliance
  9. Brownfield and greenfield design
  10. SolidWorks Pro/ENGINEER
  11. AS1100 standards or otherwise specified corporate or statutory drafting standards

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