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Design Center

W&E Platt’s Design office consists of 5 full-time design staff with over 130 years of engineering experience in product design & development.

Platt’s design staff gained their experiences from industries such as Automotive Internal Combustion Engine design, Commercial Refrigeration, food packaging equipment, specialist machine design, tooling, fixture & mould design, CNC programming, Pneumatic & Hydraulic circuit design, laser cutting industry, heavy mining equipment design, crane design.

W&E Platt have survived in a tough Australian manufacturing environment by delivering quick turn-around times for design concepts through to prototype development, testing and finally to production specification manufacturing.

Platt stays ahead of the game by investing in quality, not quantity. The design team tool box consists of 7 fully licenced seats of Siemens Solid Edge ST6 3D CAD software, 2 seats of Solid Edge Wire Harness Design, 1 seat of Femap with NX Nastran, Design data management with Team Centre Express, design collaboration with our global customers using Cisco WebEx, product testing using National Instruments compact RIO data acquisition.

Technical Specifications

Typical Design Process for Platts

-  Initial concept and pre-design discussions

-  Design and 3D model of the product

-  Rapid prototype of ideas to prove concepts

-  Full prototype creation for product testing

-  Customer approval of prototype before production

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PHONE David Wilkinson

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