Concept development first sketched in ©2005, and in 2007 the concept was published in the Canadian Business Investor 500 Summer Issue (pg.87). In 2008 MacLean Engineering developed the MacLean MV Municipal Tractor with a competitive advantage. Styling of the machine helped them gain market share and add excitement "...looks meaner and comes with CAT power" as quoted on letstalksnow.com.
As Industrial Designers we quickly create sketches, 3D CAiD files and prototypes along side mechanical engineering teams. This process helps improve the internal design process, using Open Innovation management strategies for effective design developments, creative product ideas and a time to market turnaround that will create efficiencies in this tough economy.