• R&D Services

    Shibumi’s key R&D function for SMEs is to define exactly what R&D needs to be done based on desk research, market research, the strategic objectives of the business and available R&D resources.

Activities may include:

  • Preparing and negotiating proposals for financial support from Irish enterprise agencies
  • Injecting specialist FEA, CFD, materials, global sourcing, patent or other expertise
  • Capturing patent-grade inventions and managing these
  • Supporting and leading engineering teams
  • Providing high-level engineering expertise and problem-solving

Engineering Development

  • Ideation workshops & proof of principle models
  • Concept generation & testing
  • Feasibility assessment
  • Specification & applicable standards
  • Engineering development, prototypes & testing
  • Manufacturing support