Industrial Appliances & Tools

We develop new innovative solutions for industrial equipment and tools in close collaboration with our customers, from the technology development stage to the series production phase. The projects are usually interdisciplinary and include mechanics, electronics and software combined with industrial design.

We help you with the following core services

Power tools

Development of professional tools and accessories for demanding applications in the following industries:

  • Construction
  • Automotive
  • Forestry and horticultural

Industrial equipment and components

Development of complex equipment and components in industrial sectors:

  • Energy
  • Building technology, HVAC
  • Sanitary
  • Logistics
  • Automotive
  • Textile
  • Manufacturing
  • Safety engineering
  • Wearables

Main topics:
Requirements definition, technology development, feasibility analyses, system development, development of power train inclusive drive design, usability & industrial design, CAD, drawings, electronics hardware and software development, prototype construction, laboratory tests, supervision of endurance tests, EMC measurements, system networking (IoT, IioT), manufacturing cost estimates, make or buy analyses, selection of manufacturing technologies and components, ROI inspections, silent design, EcoDesign, FMEA, design to cost, test planning, test definition for development and manufacturing inspection, reliability design, design and dimensioning inclusive simulation of mechanical, electrical and mechatronic systems, risk assessments

Technological focus

  • Mechatronic system design & simulation
  • Electric drives
  • Electronics development: Power electronics, battery and charging technology, EMC
  • Sensors and control technology
  • Communication technologies, IoT (BLE, NFC, HF technologies)
  • Embedded software
  • Transmission technologies
  • Lightweight construction technologies
  • Plastics technology, packaging
  • Design to cost (incl. DFMA)
  • Industrial design

 

Support for industrialisation

Design for manufacturing, design for assembly, design for test, assistance in definition of tests performed during manufacturing, process FMEA, verification tests, support during approval tests, support in selecting production partners

Give us a call.

Christian Gärtner
Hubstrasse 24
CH-9500 Wil SG

Telephone: +41 71 913 82 93
Fax +41 71 913 82 10
christian.gaertner@helbling.ch

We will advise you personally.

Franz von Niederhäusern
Hohlstrasse 614
CH-8048 Zurich

Telephone: +41 44 438 17 40
Fax: +41 44 438 17 65
franz.von-niederhaeusern@helbling.ch