The defortec - design for technology GmbH is one of Germanys leading industrial design and product development agencies with focus on design of capital goods as well as medical and laboratory devices. Furthermore we provide innovation development, engineering and user interface design.
We create custom-made industrial design solutions for our clients from all technology sectors, e.g. the plastics or the metal working industry, the photovoltaic sector, the security business and the medical sector.
Thereby we offer interdisciplinary know how, which enhances our design projects and provides innovative and successful products for our clients.
One of the special competences of defortec is the accomplishment of economical realization while the process of developing design concepts. Our special focus - design to cost - represents intelligent design, which leads to reduction of our clients production costs and shows a rapid profitability.
As an interdisciplinary design agency our passion is designing and developing innovative technical products. Our competence in design is based on 20 years of experience in various projects, a high sensitivity of design, broad market knowledge and intersectional knowhow in engineering.
For defortec the main focus of a successful design development is to shape emotionally and individually products with brand specific but unique identities. The products of our clients have a clear design idiom and a high factor of recognition.
Our design creates values for our clients and makes innovation visible. We identify and optimize operating processes, create security and confidence in the new product and improve ergonomics and process technologies.
Successful and pleased clients as well as 50 international design awards like the red dot design award and iF product design award prove the quality of our work.
As an additional service, we offer complex model making and prototype construction as an integral part of our developments or as a direct service for other companies. This creates attractive exhibition models as well as operating product prototypes. We also have extensive experience in these areas.
2 x iF Design Award 2017 for defortec
iF Design Award 2017 Winner
Usability is everything
Design of medical products
Interview with Stefan Grobe
Model making and prototypes