Results

Industrial Products

GEN3 provides powerful technical innovation solutions to industrial goods manufacturers including aerospace, chemicals, engineering & construction, paper & packaging, industrial machinery, metals, and transportation sectors. Our teams develop concepts for next generation manufacturing platforms for making future products and for meeting changing manufacturing requirements.

Client issues include:

  • Reducing product and manufacturing process costs
  • Delivering breakthrough product innovation based on stakeholder needs
  • Reducing reliance on costly or volatile commodities through innovation
  • Improving supply chain efficiency through product innovation
  • Increasing productivity while reducing foot print (Flexible Manufacturing)
  • Meeting and exceeding sustainability requirements.

Impact

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Bubble-Free Chips

We eliminated a problem with finished wafers that was causing millions of dollars in lost product with a solution adopted from the champagne industry.

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Perfect Wheels

We innovated a production manufacturing process for wheels that resulted in a 25 – 30% productivity increase and a significant cost reduction.

Industrial Products Clients

  • Actuant
  • Airgain
  • Alcoa
  • Cabot
  • Calera
  • Fuel Cell Energy
  • FMC
  • General Electric
  • Intel
  • Ingersoll-Rand
  • Owens-Illinois
  • Pratt & Whitney
  • Posco
  • Siemens
  • TE Connectivity

GEN3 Partners has been a strategic partner to O-I since 2008. During the past four years, they’ve helped us with a series of production and processing R&D challenges. The ability to quickly find technologies in other industries that we can adapt to solve our own problems has been very valuable. And, our processes have greatly improved as a result of solution substantiation through GEN3 conducted lab trials.

Bob Lachmiller

VP, Global Technology & Operations
Owens-Illinois