Intelligence

As designers and engineers it is important to continue the exploration of newer and better ways of approaching any challenge. Here are a few insights we'd like to share with you.
Forecasting 2013 Colors: Getting the Blues is the New Black
George Konstantakis
BLUE. Indigo. Navy. Cyan. Cobalt. Sapphire. Aqua. Teal. Denim. Sky blue. Persian blue. Egyptian blue. Baby boy blue. Robin egg blue. Electric blue. Steel blue. Cornflower blue. CMYK Process blue. Celestial blue. Imperial blue. We have so many ways to describe one hue family. Color must be important to us! Last month, I attended the Color Marketing Group Miami ChromaZone and 2012 International Summit at which I helped analyze the next color trends for 2013/2014. We calculated...
Muskego High School Students Visit BSI Allenton
Brooks Stevens
Today we had students from Muskego High School visit the Allenton office as part of their Introduction to Engineering Design class. The group of about 40 students toured the office and prototyping shop, learned about the different product development disciplines, and had a chance to sit down with designers, engineers and prototypers to try out tools of the trade. A special thanks to everyone at BSI who took time out of their day to mentor students in our community and to Karen Lindholm-...