Business Case: Etac/Molift
Our customer, Etac/Molift, belongs to a swedish group with 800 employees. Headoffice is in Sweden with daughter companies in Norway, Denmark, Germany, England and The Netherlands.
Business need / requirements:
Our customer had a need / wish for easier control and steering mechanism of their patient lifters. This in order to give the patient a better life and to provide the caregiver with better support and optimum work enjoyment.
In one of the projects we used the Freber Custom Solution-process to develop a handheld controlunit for steering patient lifts from early brainstorming and 3D design, CAD prototyping, testing, final design and full volume production.
Main project goals: Lightweight, ease of use, endurable, robust, cost effective and workable minimum order quantity in volume production.
Freber has developed the technical design and is currently the EMS provider. Our customer has achieved the following results:
- No need for in-house design specialist
- Reduced time to market
- Competitive pricing
- ISO certified production
- Normal MOQ