DNA Strands

Frazer-Nash has a successful track record in health and medical engineering, from concept generation, through design analysis to delivery of working prototypes. Combining the design and problem solving skills of engineering with medical understanding and unmet clinical needs, we provide solutions to real-world problems.

Diverse health and medical engineering capability

Our diverse engineering capability is well matched to the demanding multidisciplinary requirements of our clients. Using our advanced modelling and analysis techniques we help clients improve processes, adding value through time and cost reduction in health care product development and manufacture. Our health and medical engineers can reduce the time needed for prototype design and development. With our knowledge of the health sector coupled with our expertise in engineering, we are ideally placed to help clients prepare tenders for funding applications.

Our skills and services


  • Concept design and innovation
  • Mechanical system design
  • Structural design and analysis
  • Process optimisation


  • Dynamic analysis
  • Noise and vibration
  • Control system design
  • Software development
  • Fluids and heat transfer

Project Support

  • Programme management
  • Safety and environmental
  • Reliability and maintainability
  • Supportability engineering
  • Risk management

Systems Engineering

  • System requirements
  • Decision support
  • Cost-capability assessment
  • Concept studies
  • Technology development