Industrial Operations & Technology 

Empowering Production

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Making Industry Smarter, Safer, Healthier, More Sustainable

We help clients push the boundaries of technology and data to execute on ever more complex industrial operations, whether that's manufacturing a medical device, mining for lithium, or purifying municipal water.

Mitigate Risk, Drive Productivity

Across decades of experience improving industrial operations, we've helped hundreds of companies reduce risks and boost performance.

An abstract photo of battery energy. Exponent conducts research and provides strategic engineering support for battery and energy storage.
For a major battery manufacturer, we brought together

human factors experts , health sciences , electrical engineering , thermal sciences

How Can Manufacturing Safety Keep Pace with Technology?

When setting up a factory to produce a new technology, a major battery manufacturer needed to understand how new processes would impact worker safety. Exponent provided a detailed assessment that went beyond basics to promote and tailor safe work practices — helping our client create one of the largest scale operations of its type.

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What Can We Help You Solve?

Across decades of work improving industrial and manufacturing operations, we've developed specialized capabilities — including technology and data-driven approaches — to address the most vital challenges. And we thrive on innovating new ways to help.

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Testing & Evaluations

Best-in-Class Facilities Meet World-Class Experts

Our multidisciplinary teams of scientists and engineers at Exponent facilities in the U.S., Europe, and Asia are uniquely positioned to provide rapid response, onsite inspections, bespoke testing, and unparalleled scientific analysis, data, and research.

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Onsite Inspections

Meeting Your Challenges Where They Are

Ensuring regulatory compliance. Evaluating equipment safety. Assessing site surface conditions. Our integrated teams of experts in North America, Europe, and Asia conduct on-site inspections, custom testing, and rapid response for a wide range of challenges. Exponent can also assist with inspections in remote locations through encrypted video-streaming capabilities.

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