Rivertrace Engineering is a company that specialises in oil and water monitoring instrumentation for the marine and industrial sectors. They had a challenge of getting products to market quickly to meet growing customer demand. 3D Printing provided a solution to this challenge by enabling the delivery of rapid, cost effective and productive R&D models. Parts can now be instantly tested in a product and quickly perfected into the final proof of concept.
With less reliance on third party suppliers, Rivertrace are able to cut total R&D costs and deliver products to market faster. Overall, the company has experienced a company-wide increase in efficiency of at least 20-25%.
Mike Coomber, Owner - RiverTrace Engineering