Broad Experience

Founded in 1995, MANTA develops innovative products in the medical, consumer, business, sporting goods, and industrial markets. Our team's multi-disciplinary expertise provides the basis for broad thinking that leads to groundbreaking concepts and production-ready solutions.


MANTA's team has been recognized with numerous patents and awards, including Industrial Design Excellence Awards (IDEA), sponsored by BusinessWeek; the Good Design Award; the Consumer Electronics Show's "Best of Home Appliances" award; Time Magazine's "Gadget of the Week" award; Popular Science's "Best of What's New" award; the Appliance Manufacturers Award; and recognition from the Modern Museum of Art and Chicago Athenaeum.


Our diverse experience includes machine design, robotics, mechanism development, product enclosure design, design for manufacture and assembly, reliability engineering, risk analysis (FMEA), thermal analysis, finite element analysis, and technical feasibility studies. Our clients range from leading brands to energetic start-ups, including:

3M ESPE

AeroDesigns

Bayer HealthCare

The Gates Foundation

Bose Corporation

Brontes Technologies

Covidien

Eli Lilly

France Telecom

Geomagic

Gilead Sciences

Gyrus ACMI

Haemonetics Corporation

Hewlett-Packard Medical

Hologic

Instrumentation Laboratories

iRobot Corporation

iWalk

King Systems

L-3 CyTerra Corp

Medrobotics

Millipore

MIT

NeuroMetrix

Nova Biomedical

Palomar Medical Technologies

Philips Medical Systems

Plantronics

Reckitt Benckiser

Rethink Robotics

SeventhSense Biosystems

Smith & Nephew

St. Jude Medical