Funnel Bag
IAS assists Oklahoma athlete with innovative supplement dispensing system
Maureen Studniarz develops the Funnel Bag
Gary and Shannon Swain and GoBob Pipe & Steel
Gary Swain finds success with Fiddle Tite wire clamp invention
Inventor debuts invention at Oklahoma Farm Show 2018
NPDC Impact Report
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NPDC Case Study: Fence Bullet
NPDC Case Study: Fence Bullet
Ron has a product that reinvents livestock fence bracing systems.
OUT Tool
NPDC Case Study: OUT Tool
Keith created a simple product that would efficiently assist fishermen in removing a hook from a fish.


As an engineering extension unit of the Oklahoma State University College of Engineering, Architecture, and Technology, the New Product Development Center has a service-oriented delivery model that focuses on providing education, guidance, technical engineering assistance, resources and referrals to inventors, small- and medium-sized manufacturers, and faculty, staff and students. The project team has more than 65 combined years of experience in engineering design and support, over 20 years in manufacturing, and nearly 20 combined years of experience in extension and outreach work.