Engagement Options

Columbia Tech offers our customers great flexibility in choosing when to engage us, allowing them to choose a production path that best suits them.

Multiphase product development

Columbia Tech’s design & development process progresses in cost at your pace – based on your criteria:

  • Willingness to assume risk
  • Confidence in the ROI
  • Available Capital

Columbia Tech empowers you to engage at any phase in the development process.

Initial Proposal

  • Phase 0

    • Definition
    • Conceptualize Feasibility/Risk Analysis
    • Risk Mitigation Analysis
  • Phase 1

    • Design
    • Prototype
    • Test
  • Phase 2

    • Build additional units in a controlled manner
    • Field, compliance and functional testing
  • Phase 3

    • Full contract manufacturing by Coghlin Companies

Engineering Controlled Production

  • Fast track production even before documentation
  • Meet early customer demand requirements
  • Produce without the cost of developing detailed manufacturing documentation
  • Enables production for a product lacking certainty and/or production volume to justify the development of detailed manufacturing documentation.

Quick Turn

  • Client directed projects with Columbia Tech assigned resources.
  • Columbia Tech will provide space, people, tools and materials as requested.
  • Very flexible in accordance with your company’s needs


Coghlin Companies Certifications

Columbia Tech offers our customers great flexibility in choosing when to engage us, allowing them to choose a production path that best suits them.


Dci Engagement Options

Multiphase product development

Columbia Tech’s design & development process progresses in cost at your pace – based on your criteria:

  • Willingness to assume risk
  • Confidence in the ROI
  • Available Capital

Columbia Tech empowers you to engage at any phase in the development process.

Initial Proposal

  • Phase 0

    • Definition
    • Conceptualize Feasibility/Risk Analysis
    • Risk Mitigation Analysis
  • Phase 1

    • Design
    • Prototype
    • Test
  • Phase 2

    • Build additional units in a controlled manner
    • Field, compliance and functional testing
  • Phase 3

    • Full contract manufacturing by Coghlin Companies

Engineering Controlled Production

  • Fast track production even before documentation
  • Meet early customer demand requirements
  • Produce without the cost of developing detailed manufacturing documentation
  • Enables production for a product lacking certainty and/or production volume to justify the development of detailed manufacturing documentation.

Quick Turn

  • Client directed projects with Columbia Tech assigned resources.
  • Columbia Tech will provide space, people, tools and materials as requested.
  • Very flexible in accordance with your company’s needs.

Columbia Tech offers our customers great flexibility in choosing when to engage us, allowing them to choose a production path that best suits them.


Dci Engagement Options

Multiphase product development

Columbia Tech’s design & development process progresses in cost at your pace – based on your criteria:

  • Willingness to assume risk
  • Confidence in the ROI
  • Available Capital

Columbia Tech empowers you to engage at any phase in the development process.

Initial Proposal

  • Phase 0

    • Definition
    • Conceptualize Feasibility/Risk Analysis
    • Risk Mitigation Analysis
  • Phase 1

    • Design
    • Prototype
    • Test
  • Phase 2

    • Build additional units in a controlled manner
    • Field, compliance and functional testing
  • Phase 3

    • Full contract manufacturing by Coghlin Companies

Engineering Controlled Production

  • Fast track production even before documentation
  • Meet early customer demand requirements
  • Produce without the cost of developing detailed manufacturing documentation
  • Enables production for a product lacking certainty and/or production volume to justify the development of detailed manufacturing documentation.

Quick Turn

  • Client directed projects with Columbia Tech assigned resources.
  • Columbia Tech will provide space, people, tools and materials as requested.
  • Very flexible in accordance with your company’s needs.