Formulate (formerly ID on 3D) is an award winning model & prototyping resource for numerous industrial design firms, corporations, manufacturers, as well as numerous entrepreneurs.
For over 25 years founder, Matias Ocana, had been working with companies like Hauser developing medical and consumer product models and functional prototypes at all levels of the development process.
Ocana then founded his own shop and began offering his development services to companies such as Cisco, Linksys, Universal electronics, Interactive Health, Memorex, SpinMaster and David Lee Designs, Linespace,and Origin Designs. As a lecturer in the Design Department at California State University Long Beach, Matias is focused on new processes & technology, electrical & mechanical functionality, and craftsmanship.
Today Formulate has grown into a trusted resource for models and prototypes with complete services that include: Rapid Prototyping, Laser Cutting, Silicone
Molding & Casting, Conventional Machining, metal and plastic fabrication, as well as Color Studies, and material & process consultation.
What sets Formulate apart is client service. Our team works with every client to establish the objectives for the project, develops a workable approach, and treats every project with an eye for detail.