Design for Extreme Environment


Thales wanted to develop a next-generation field radio, and asked KD to develop a highly robust, secure, multi-connected flexible system

  • Design
  • Engineering
  • Prototyping


  • 550 Built & assembled units
  • IP68 Fully Tested

Concept to Manufacture

Development of all elements of the casework design, from concept to design, prototyping and testing, various iterations & final, tooling & production.

Design & Engineering

Development and testing of systems that met complex technical specifications whilst maintaining usability and simplicity for end users.

Adaptable Process

Alignment of KD’s product development process with Thales’ requirements to approach the project in a robust yet agile way.


Successfully balanced communications between client development team and our own deliverables.

Get in touch

To find out more contact Ian Binder our Head of Industrial