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David Knieriem forms Engineering Consulting Services Firm

David Knieriem forms Engineering Consulting Services Firm

After 10 years as Deaton Engineering’s VP of Sales and Marketing I have formed an engineering consulting services firm. I help guide firms through the process of outsourcing engineering, sourcing manufacturing, and managing their supply chain.

Improving the Outsourcing Process

To improve the outsourcing process, I have created a white paper on outsourcing engineering projects. The white paper details the critical steps to find, evaluate, and select a strategic engineering partner.

Free White Paper

To download the complete white paper, please follow this link:

Another Deaton Engineering Medical Device Client Success Story

Deaton Engineering Client DiFUSION Technologies Receives 510(k) Clearance

Deaton Engineering’s medical device client, DiFUSION Technologies receives 510(k) clearance of their Xiphos interbody implants for spinal fusion.

DiFUSION Technologies  Xiphos™ line Receives 510(k)

DiFUSION Technologies Inc., a medical device company focused on the development and commercialization of its proprietary CleanFUZE™ antimicrobial technology for orthopedic implants, announced the 510(k) clearance of its new Xiphos™ line of posterior interbody devices indicated for intervertebral body fusion of the lumbar spine, from L2 to SI, in skeletally mature patients who have had six months of non operative treatment.

DiFUSION Press Release

See DiFUSION Technologies’ full press release at DiFUSION Technologies Receives 510(k) Clearance of Xiphos