Pushing the envelope


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Fast, reliable communications are a lifeline for disaster emergency workers operating in hostile environments around the world. But how do you keep the lines of communication open when the local telecoms infrastructure has been knocked out by an earthquake or flood? Product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants, in partnership with Iridium Communications, has created a …


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An “extraordinary” company


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Cambridge Consultants achieves 3-star “extraordinary” Best Companies accreditation and features in The Sunday Times top 100 list Product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants has achieved 3-star accreditation from Best Companies for “extraordinary” workplace engagement – up from 2-star “outstanding” engagement in the previous two years. Survey responses from its own staff have again placed …


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Service with a smile


Service with a smile

Innovative queue monitoring service to take the frustration out of shopping The frustration of joining the ‘wrong’ queue in a store – and watching everyone else get served before you – could soon be a thing of the past. Product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants has devised an innovative queue monitoring service that allows …


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A home run


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A fast track to data collection for connected products that are a hit Novel smart data collection technology is lining up to be a hit in the world of baseball. Devised by product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants, the SparTag innovation consists of a small tag that can be attached to the end of …


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Arecor, CPI and FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies collaborate


Arecor, CPI and FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies collaborate to apply smart formulation approaches in the manufacturing of biopharmaceuticals under a grant awarded by Innovate UK Arecor, the Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) and FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies have entered into a consortium to collaborate on a two-year R&D project entitled Improved Downstream Operation through Formulation Innovation, supported …


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Setting the pace


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Breakthrough smart implant design to treat heart failure receives CE mark approval   The world’s first wireless cardiac pacing system for heart failure has achieved European CE mark approval. The WiSE™ (wireless stimulation endocardially) technology has been developed by EBR Systems, in collaboration with product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants. The groundbreaking technology could …


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Eco-friendly spray technology


Eco-friendly spray technology

Targeted droplet dispensing set to cut agricultural use of chemicals by more than 99% A new generation of spray technology from product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants has the potential to dramatically reduce the use of chemicals in agriculture – saving farmers money and helping to protect the environment. The volume of weedkiller, herbicides, …


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