Kaleido Insuline Pump

Client

ViCentra works on the design and making of the Kaleido: a compact, simple and user friendly insulin pump.

Project

As a Mechanical Design Consultant, I worked on several projects and supported with multiple activities to get the Kaleido back to the market.

  • I improved the design of multiple injection-molded product components (DFA, DFM)
  • I worked together with the Manufacturing Engineers on the cleanroom production machines to ensure production tooling was fully operational and ready for mass production.
  • I supported the R&D team with Design Verification tooling design, execution of the testing activities and reporting.

Responsibilities

Mechanical aspects of production tooling.

 

Key factors

  • Design specifications and wishes
  • Idea & concept generation
  • Prototyping
  • Fine mechanic design with optimal price/performance ratio
  • Design for mass production (DFA/DFM)
  • Work according medical quality procedures
  • Testing
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Construction
  • Machine building
  • Collaboration