New Product and Market Development

The New Product Development (NPD) Lab located on the campus of Boise State University is the home of TechHelp’s NPD team that has provided design, engineering and prototyping services since 1999. The NPD Lab works directly with startups, businesses and manufacturers to develop new manufactured products.

  • Home
  • /
  • New Product and Market Development
  • TechHelp Welcomes Isaac Trussell to New Product Development Lab

    Below, NPD Lab Manager, Blake Pachner (left), of TechHelp and Boise State, gives new NPD Team Member, Isaac Trussell, a tour of TechHelp’s Headquarters at Boise State’s College of Business & Economics. The TechHelp Team at Boise State’s New Product Development Lab welcomed new Team Member, Isaac Trussell, to the Lab this week.  Isaac is Mechanical Engineering […]

    Read More
  • India’s Consul General Ashok Visits Treasure Valley

    Members of Boise’s Economic Development Community met with The Consul General Of India, Venkatesan Ashok, at the SBDC Accelerator in Boise on Wednesday, February 1st. Based in the Silicon Valley of San Francisco, the Consul General was on his first visit to Idaho’s Treasure Valley. He was accompanied by Karen Parnell of the Idaho State Department […]

    Read More
  • TechHelp Team Welcomes Japanese Visitors to  New Product Development Lab

    Above, NPD Lab Manager, Blake Pachner (Center), of TechHelp and Boise State provides a Lab tour to a group from Sakae Casting Co., LTD and Salefull USA, Inc. of Japan. The TechHelp Team at the New Product Development Lab on the fourth floor of Boise State’s College of Engineering quietly provided design and prototyping services to inventors and […]

    Read More
  • Good Bye and Good Luck to NPD Legend – Chris Brown

    During the final week of November, 2016 TechHelp New Product Development Lab Student Employee and Boise State Mechanical Engineering Senior, Chris Brown, seemed to be everywhere. Monday, a group of TechHelp visitors met him at Rekluse Motor Sports while viewing that company’s Robotic CNC tenders. On Tuesday, there he was working on an NPD Project for Versabuilt, a company that […]

    Read More
  • Final Session of Intermountain 3D Fall Seminar Series November 10 In Boise

    Don’t miss the Fall Seminar Series provided by TechHelp partner, Intermountain 3D , at 9225 Chinden Blvd, Suite F, in Boise, Idaho.  All seminars are free of charge and will run from 8-9:30am.  Continental breakfast will be served. Interested parties may register for a single event or all three. Seating is limited. September 21 – Scan Based Design This […]

    Read More
  • Join Idaho Pavilion at CeBIT Tech Trade Show – Hannover, Germany on March 20-24

    The Idaho Department of Commerce is once again organizing an Idaho Pavilion at the CeBIT international technology trade show in Hannover, Germany, March 20-24, 2017.  The Idaho Pavilion will promote the state of Idaho and up to 6 Idaho companies in Hall 13. With over 200,000 trade professionals, journalists, and delegates (71% of whom are involved in […]

    Read More
  • TechHelp Welcomes Dan Brown to the New Product Development Team

    Dan Brown has joined the TechHelp New Product Development Team in the Boise State NPD Lab as a Consumer Product Development Engineer. Dan will help Idaho manufacturers and inventors assess, design, prototype and build new products. Dan is in his second year at Boise State studying Mechanical Engineering (ME).

    Read More
  • Think Big Festival Hits Coeur d’Alene August 26-27

    Events like the Think Big Festival are few and far between! Imagine getting to hang out with the founders of Skype, The Queen of drone racing, The World’s Most Connected Man, The designer of the Microsoft Fitness Band, An executive who has shopped over 1 Billion Devices, drone racing, delivery robots and more.  What could […]

    Read More
  • July 2016 Update – Inventor Spotlight – Doug Gaus and the Poof Fling Flyer by Alex Brands

    Poof Fling Flyer by Alex Brands Story Part One  Introducing Inventor, Doug Gaus Part Two – Q&A on Invention with Doug Gaus Part Three – Intellectual Property, Selling Your Idea & Licensing July 2016 Update – Sales Soar at Walmart & Amazon In a follow up to our story about Idaho Inventor, Doug Gaus, we recently learned […]

    Read More
  • Mountain Home’s In the Ditch Towing Featured on The American Innovator

    The American Innovator (AI) recently traveled to Mountain Home, Idaho to visit Chuck Cecceralli (L) and the crew at In The Ditch Towing Products (ITD). AI was impressed by the spirit and culture of ITD and the company’s “over-the-top” implementation of Lean Manufacturing. You can view the AI Video of ITD here.  In addition to its success with Lean, ITD […]

    Read More
  • Page 1 of 4
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification Course Begins April 20 in Twin Falls Learn More & Sign Up!