For every “what if,” there’s an innovation waiting to happen. Collaborate with appLab™ experts to solve challenges in brand new ways.
Focused on exploration and product ideation, appLab™ is a unique idea lab where you can explore and achieve your vision without cutting corners and without compromise.
Exploration leads to faster development of state-of-the-art solutions. Outfitted with advanced thermoforming, prototyping, and testing equipment, you can develop, refine, and produce custom solutions that move your industry forward. The appLab™ truly is a space for rejecting the status quo and experimenting in what began as an engineer’s dream.
Explore Technology in the appLab™
Analytical & Physical Testing
From Tensile to IZOD impact, the lab includes a wide range of material testing.
Years of exposure to sunlight and moisture can be simulated in weeks.
CNC Routing Machine
Full 5-axis CNC capabilities for machining prototype tooling and trimming parts.
One-of-a-kind, application-specific MAAC Machinery pressure former available for Rapid Prototyping.
Advanced equipment, including the FARO Laser Line Probe, enables adventurers to create an exact replica of any piece that crosses the appLab™ threshold.
Read our featured story about collaboration in the designLab® and appLab™ innovation centers, where design and engineering meet.