Archive February 2020

Where does Technology Readiness measures fit in the Virtual world ?

Its interesting to think about how to measure technology development .

TRL and MRL are no longer sufficient measures, given that we are developing processes and product design simulation capability

Technology evaluation, the discussion continues

TaBA Associates approach
interaction of TRL MRL and the new kids on the block VERL and SCRL. details of which are available on request

We need to think about accelerating technology to market, and thus the measures based on physical prototypes needs to be rethought. At TaBA Associates we are working with leading Universities to further the debate.

Salop to SDE Technology -Growing with SMEs

During 2019 and through the year of 2020 TaBA Associates have developed the licience agreement for Salop Design and Engineering (now SDE Technology) to use the HFQ technology .

Richard Homden and Jonathan Watkins sealed the deal with a handshake

Les Gill that led to the re branding of Salop Design and Engineering , to SDE Technology, lightweighting experts

Les is also on the Advisory Panel for SDE Technology, supporting their new business strategy development.

TaBA Les Gill , saying that the team of Roland and Shirley at Cherry Branding are great assets to draw upon for the rebranding and PR strategy. Helping shaping things to come

Christopher Greenough CCO
showing us the new SDE Technology power wall marketing assets

Off of the back of the intensive work to deliver a workable licience agreement with Impressions Technology Ltd, on the use of HFQ . TaBA are the project leaders for the lightweighting development at SDE Technology.

transforming the business, looks really smart
Salop to SDE Technology

The story doesn’t end there,

TaBA Associates , Les Gill And Gareth Purdy have been working with SDE on, tactical factory transformation.

Using Standard Operating processes , 5s and Work cell visualisations techniques to improve operating efficiencies.

Drive down inventory, improve throughput, Reduce operating cost.

See The Goal, by Eliyahu M. Goldratt and Jeff Cox