Electric Vehicle Chargers: A Development Perspective

With the average total cost of EV ownership falling below that of comparable internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicles and EV adoption rates continuing to trend upwards, the world is entering a period of rapid buildout of EV charging infrastructure.

Mechanics: The Basic Components

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Basic Components Of The Mechanical Engineering Principles Mechanics is a basic component of the mechanical engineering principles which describe the foundations for the operation of mechanical systems. To learn more about these principles read this article. In the article mentioned above, we covered the basic concepts of mechanics, which include: Force Torque Work Power In […]

Structures and Machines

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Some Parts Of Structures And Machines Structures and machines are part of the mechanical engineering principles which describe the foundations for the operation of mechanical systems. To learn more about these principles read this article. When speaking about structures and machines as part of the mechanical engineering principles, it usually refers to analyzing the performance […]

Product Development Processes: Exploring the Pros and Cons

Advantages Of Exploring The Product Development Process Whether you run a startup or you founded a successful company with decades in your given industry, engineering and product development may be at the forefront of what you do. Bringing new products to market is one way that businesses can compete. After all, careers involved in product […]

Remote Collaboration and Product Development: Can It Be Done Successfully?

Remote Collaboration and Product Development In the midst of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, many Americans are working from home on a full-time basis. In many cases, businesses that had always conducted their operations at a centralized location have now embraced remote work with aplomb. But while you may be able to teleconference and share documents […]

Fiercely Small: Porticos Helps Design Radios that Channel Durability and Portability

Police need reliable technology that can work overtime. Fire responders need loud, clear communication tools that work in any environment. EMS need multiple communication channels, so they’re always accessible. They all need their equipment to be as tough as the people using them. But just like the rest of us, emergency responders also need their […]

Rheomics:The Point of Care, A Next-Generation Blood Clotting Test

Rheomics: Next-Generation Blood Clotting Test If you’re bleeding, how does the doctor know whether you need a transfusion? How does she know how much to give, or when to stop? Today there are diagnostics tests that provide this information, but not enough hospitals use them because they’re expensive, complicated, and unreliable. What if there was […]

They Made It! Congratulations to the Successful Scott Expedition

The Successful Scott Expedition On the morning of Friday, February 7th, Ben Saunders and Tarka L’Herpiniere completed, for the first time ever, the ill-fated journey of Captain Robert Falcon Scott’s iconic Terra Nova expedition. It took the Team 105 days to trek the 1,795 mile feat that Captain Scott and his men died attempting over 100 years […]

Porticos: Invited to Assist with NSF-Funded and Nanotechnology Research

Porticos: Supported Nanotechnology Research Porticos is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Center for Advanced Self-Powered Systems of Integrated Sensors and Technologies. The $18.5M Engineering Research Center is developing technologies to improve global health through nanotechnology-enabled, wearable electronics.

State-of-the-Art Mail Tray Loader Moves Paper at 150 Inches per Second

Porticos has supported Bell and Howell, a leading global provider of customer communication solutions, on many complex paper handling designs since establishing a relationship over five years ago.   The most recent of these multipart projects is the Solix™ Mail Tray Loader, which handles up to 30,000 envelopes an hour.  That equates to an impressive 150 […]