Tyco International Ltd.
Industrial design plays a vital role in a commercial productÂ’s success in the market. In todayÂ’s market, it is seldom sufficient for a product to be technologically well engineered, as it is also important to be aesthetically pleasing, easy to use and maintain. Tyco Fire Protection Products, Shanghai is in need of designing a small capacity fire alarm control panel for the China tier-2 market. The company required assistance with industrial design of the product as it lacked resources in the area. The project team analyzed various design principles and applied them to deliver industrial design solutions for the Simplex small capacity fire alarm control panel.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Major Qualifying Project
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