Fripp Design & Research

Telephone: 0114 2541244


Fripp Design and Research is a Sheffield based Product Design, Research and Business Consultancy. The company was founded in 2005 with a mission to design, develop and license/manufacture Intellectual Property. Fripp Design and Research have a strong history in 3D Printing and Additive Manufacture and is located in the Technology Centre on the Advanced Manufacturing Park.

As a result the company’s skills, knowledge and experience are heavily weighted towards Industrial Design and Research; particularly in the area of the rapid manufacture of custom medical devices, where Fripp Design and Research hold a number of patents.

Fripp Design and Research fund our IP research in the 3d Printing/Additive Manufacture of custom medical devices by delivering exceptional design to the UK retail and manufacturing community. Our design clients include G4S, Sagentia, Boots, Galpharm, the Design Council, Leeds University (EDCIC), Sheffield University, Sheffield Hallam University, Manchester Metropolitan University, Rolls-Royce, Balfour Beatty, Fellowes, Nestle, Faresco, Fullflow, Newburgh Engineering, Durham Duplex and Made In Sheffield; to name but a few.

The company is the recipient of many awards and grants and are proud members of Made In Sheffield.