Innovation & Research

Unlocking Innovation

Your High-Tech R&D Partner for Sensor Product Creation

2M Engineering, a dynamic research-performing SME, eagerly awaits the opportunity to serve as your strategic partner in high-tech research and development for sensor-based product creation. With an unwavering commitment to innovation, we allocate a substantial portion of our annual turnover to R&D activities, constantly pushing the boundaries of what is possible.

At 2M, we possess the unique ability to transform abstract medical and industrial challenges into tangible, user-friendly solutions and products. Acting as a vital bridge between application and technology, we blend our expertise in both realms to deliver remarkable outcomes. Our overarching goal is to strike the perfect balance between cutting-edge technology, seamless manufacturability, and maximum user benefit.

When you choose 2M as your R&D partner, you gain access to a wealth of knowledge and experience that empowers us to address complex problems head-on. By leveraging our specialized skills, we help you navigate the intricate landscape of product development, ensuring that the final outcome exceeds your expectations.

Join forces with 2M Engineering today and unlock a world of possibilities. Together, we will pioneer groundbreaking solutions that revolutionize industries and shape a brighter future.

2M is primarily focused on three areas: medical devices, wearables, and industrial & environmental sensor solutions.

Seeking new partnerships and collaborations

Seeking new partnerships and collaborations, we boast an extensive network of esteemed research organizations, universities, and hospitals, both domestically and internationally. We eagerly welcome opportunities to engage in ventures that require a dependable and proficient research and development partner, particularly in the realm of sensor products. Whether it’s projects under the H2020, SME Instrument, or Eurostars initiatives, we are well-equipped to contribute our expertise and forge fruitful alliances.

Unleashing the Power of Collaboration

Enhancing Your Research Endeavors

Transforming Concepts into Tangible Reality: Validate Your Ideas with Real-Life Prototypes

Have an innovative idea that needs real-world validation? Our rapid and low-risk prototyping process, backed by our versatile and scalable technology platforms, swiftly transforms your concepts into fully functional prototypes, enabling you to test them with real users in real-life scenarios.

Streamlined Measurement Solutions for Your Organization’s Needs

Seeking a practical and reliable measurement setup for your organization, research, or clinical study? Look no further.

2M offers comprehensive end-to-end measurement solutions tailored to your specific requirements. Whether you need a robust biomedical signal processing system or advanced algorithm creation, our expertise ensures seamless integration and user-friendly operation. Trust us to deliver practical and efficient measurement solutions across a wide range of applications.

Transform Your Vision into a Full-fledged Product

Are you looking to bring a brand new product to life?

2M specializes in the creation of complex sensor-based products, offering a wealth of experience in product development. From conceptualization to realization, we excel at crafting stable and accurate sensing solutions that excel in real-world scenarios. Additionally, we provide comprehensive support for industrialization, certification, and production, ensuring a seamless transition from prototype to market-ready product. Trust 2M to turn your ideas into a complete and successful product.

Application-Focused Research and Development

At 2M, our research and development efforts revolve around specific application areas, prioritizing the following domains:

Medical Solutions and Devices

Industrial and IoT Solutions

Sports and e-Health Applications

A common thread throughout these areas is our commitment to creating innovative sensing products and comprehensive solutions. To embark on this journey, we begin by immersing ourselves in a deep understanding of the envisioned application. We thoroughly analyze where the solution will be utilized, the target user base, and the core problem it aims to solve. By critically assessing the root of the problem, we ensure that we address the genuine challenge at hand. Moreover, we evaluate the technical feasibility of the project and its compatibility with 2M’s capabilities.

Considering the scope of each project and the availability of funding, our ultimate goal is to progress from generating new ideas to developing prototypes and, ideally, reaching the productization stage. However, we acknowledge that this path often requires more time than initially anticipated. Hence, we strive to establish long-term partnerships that align with the best interests of all parties involved, allowing us to fully explore and realize the potential of each project.

Medical Point of Care & wearables

  • Blood diagnostics and other bodily fluids
  • Cancer detection
  • Multi-sensor wearables including ECG patches
  • Rehabilitation medicine including stroke rehabilitation
  • Activity monitoring & 9DOF motion monitoring
  • Sleep monitoring
  • Baby monitoring using printed electronics
  • Blood pressure

Industrial & Environmental

  • Sensors for oil & gas industry (wear, tear, pressure, temperature)
  • Fluid sensors (speed, filling, …) for IoT water management

E-health & Sports

  • Activity/motion tracking
  • Tracking and tracing of goods and people
  • Professional sports (Soccer, Running, Swimming, Cycling…)

Expertise in Industrial and Medical Device Certification

When it comes to industrial and medical device certification, 2M possesses extensive knowledge and experience. We are well-versed in industrial ATEX certification as well as medical device certifications such as CE-IVD, 1m, 2a, and 2b. As certification requirements and regulations continue to evolve, it is crucial to address certification and risk management during the early stages of product research and development.

At 2M, we offer comprehensive support in quality management systems, product certification, and regulatory compliance, either by providing assistance or assuming complete responsibility.

Through our extensive network, we collaborate with certified companies that excel in development, production, marketing, and sales. One such organization is Dutch Medical Devices, exemplifying our commitment to ensuring a seamless pathway from early-stage development to commercial success while adhering to the highest quality standards and regulatory guidelines.

Within our vast network, we are proud to collaborate with a select group of medically certified companies that possess the expertise to manufacture and successfully bring medical devices to market. This invaluable resource serves as an optimal stepping stone for innovators and entrepreneurs seeking to introduce new medical products and solutions to the world.

By partnering with these established companies, we provide you with a seamless pathway to commercialization. Together, we can navigate the complex landscape of medical device production, ensuring compliance with rigorous industry standards and regulatory requirements. With our network of trusted partners, your vision for groundbreaking medical advancements can become a reality, opening doors to untapped opportunities and revolutionizing healthcare for the better. See for example: Dutch Medical Devices.

Breakthrough technologies

2M has a continuous interest in exploring and creating new technologies that have the potential to become essential building blocks for next generations products. 2M is always open to jointly explore new technology innovations in the following areas:

  • New sensor principles
  • Connectivity and wireless technologies
  • Printed, flexible and textile electronics
  • Smart algorithms and signal processing
  • New photonics and optical sensor technologies
  • Microfluidics and MEMs sensors

However ideas come from many direction, so we are always open to learn about your ideas. 

Empowering Innovation and Realizing Product Solutions

At 2M, we bring a wealth of expertise and resources to drive your projects forward and transform ideas into tangible results. Partner with 2M to tap into our vast resources, expertise, and unwavering dedication to transforming your ideas into groundbreaking product solutions that make a meaningful difference in the world. Here’s what sets us apart:

Cutting-Edge Sensor Knowledge

With a comprehensive understanding of sensors and sensing principles, we offer a broad overview of the latest advancements in the field. Our state-of-the-art know-how ensures that we employ the most relevant technologies for your specific needs.

Expertise in Product Creation

Our team excels in the creation of both simple and complex products. Leveraging our extensive experience, we develop stable and accurate sensing solutions that perform exceptionally in real-life scenarios. From concept to execution, we guide you through the entire product creation journey.

Domain-Specific Application Know-How

We possess deep expertise across various domains in which 2M operates. This allows us to provide valuable insights and tailored solutions that align with the unique requirements of your industry or sector.

Integration of Breakthrough Technologies

We have the capability to seamlessly integrate breakthrough technologies with existing manufacturing techniques. This fusion results in practical solutions that combine the best of innovation and established practices.

Certification and Quality Management

Our team is well-versed in the intricacies of industrial and medical device certification, including RF testing, regulatory compliance, and quality management systems. We ensure that your products meet the necessary standards and requirements.

Industrialization and Production Expertise

Depending on your requirements, we offer comprehensive support in industrialization, production, and product assembly. Specializing in small to midsize series production (up to 20,000 units), we collaborate with trusted partners for larger-scale manufacturing.

International Collaboration

With a track record of successful collaborations, we thrive in an international context. We work seamlessly with research institutions, medical organizations, and commercial entities of all sizes, fostering a dynamic environment for innovation and growth.

Comprehensive Development Phases

Our involvement spans the entire development process. From concept enrichment and testing to proof of concept creation, prototype development, and ultimately product creation, we are your dedicated partner at every step.

Commercialization Support

Together, we explore the best pathways to commercialize your products. With our guidance, we help you navigate the complexities of bringing your innovations to market, maximizing their potential impact.

Commitment to Research and Development

We maintain a long-term commitment to research and development. Our strong ambition is to translate research concepts and ideas into practical product solutions that truly benefit individuals and organizations.

Connected Solutions Expertise

While we offer complete connected solutions, including web, app, and cloud integration, our primary focus lies in smart sensing hardware products. This encompasses the essential biomedical signal processing and embedded device software required for optimal functionality.


Fostering Collaboration for Mutual Success

In any project, it’s crucial to acknowledge that different stakeholders may have distinct interests and motivations. At 2M, we excel in creating win-win solutions that effectively address the needs of all parties involved.

When forming project partnerships or consortiums, we meticulously seek out complementary skills and expertise among team members. This ensures that responsibilities are clearly defined, eliminating conflicts of interest and paving the way for open communication and genuine teamwork.

Our collaborative approach is driven by the belief that by aligning interests and fostering a cooperative atmosphere, we can achieve the best possible results for everyone involved. We prioritize mutual success and strive to create an environment where all stakeholders can contribute their strengths and benefit from the collective expertise of the team.

With 2M as your partner, you can trust in our commitment to building strong, cooperative relationships that prioritize the interests of each stakeholder. Together, we will foster open dialogue, seamless collaboration, and deliver outstanding outcomes that meet and exceed the expectations of all involved parties.

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