Design

Usefull data

Consider SKILL approach, design to required function, no “nice to have” stuff.

Clear agile requirements, resolve TBI, TBC and TBD issues.

Usage senario’s.

Durability of product.

Manufacturing process.

Installation process.

Geographical location.

Temperature, humidity, vibrations (earthquake or ice breaker ship)

Located indoors or outdoors.

Serviceable design

Stockage considerations.

Transportation considerations.

Impact

Who cast the biggest shadow

Provision R&D

Invest XX% of brutto earnings into new product development.