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Consolidated Expert Engineering Consultancy

cūra Consolidated Expert Engineering Consultancy

cūra Consolidated Expert Engineering Consultancy is a network of leading technology experts engaged in management consulting.

We are led by our industry expert engineering consultants, who are supported by staff engineers, and contract engineers which enables us to scale adaptively and offer superior value.

We have consolidated to expand our scope, increase our ability to scale rapidly, and keep our costs to a minimum.

Whether you are looking for expert's industry insight over a brief telephone conversation, or an in-depth analysis, ongoing onsite support, or would like to outsource your entire project, we would love to discuss your requirements with you and support you in exceeding them.

Our Edge

cūra Consolidated Expert Engineering Consultancy was founded by leading industry experts who excelled in their careers in Fortune 500 companies and shifted focus towards startups. With extensive experience throughout this spectrum, we know the structure and process of large organizations and the dynamism and innovative spirit of startups. This helps us understand the needs and challenges of companies, regardless of their growth stage.

Our experts' presence in the UK, Randstad area, East Coast, San Francisco Bay Area, and Istanbul gives us an international footprint, which enables us to provide onsite support in most locations, and also cover all timezones. In time-sensitive projects, with our distributed team, we can provide 24/7 engagement and support so that you can see significant progress from day to day. From our location in Istanbul we manage remote engineers with the guidance, review and approval of our experts which helps us minimize the cost of your projects while maintaining a high quality of work, if cost is of significant concern to you.

The structure of our organization minimizes our overhead costs, which, combined with our tiered expertise organization, allows for us to deliver best-in-class value-for-money for the insight, depth, and quality of work delivered.

Furthermore, our engagement with our experts, staff engineers, and contract engineers allows us to scale virtually instantaneously, giving us a competitive edge in time-sensitive projects.

We have been at the forefront of innovation and technology, and we aim to support you there.


cūra Consolidated Expert Engineering Consultancy provides services to support customers with:

  • Expert consultation to the financial sector on emerging technologies, companies, and engineering teams, whether it is for angel investors or venture capitalists looking to invest in startups, hedge funds looking for a position in a publicly traded company, or due diligence for mergers and acquisitions.
  • Expert witness in legal cases. Legal cases include intellectual property infringement, loss of property, and wrongful death. Whether it is anonymous help in building a case, or to appear as an engineering expert witness for testimony in the courtroom.
  • Engaging with companies in product development. Our customers are large companies that need additional support, startups with a limited technical team, and even visionaries with ideas that ask us to assess the viability of their ideas and/or materialise their idea through product development. It can be that the customers need access to our experts' specific knowledge, seek an objective external outlook, or that they need additional bandwidth to meet their goals. We can support by providing on-site, off-site, or remote engineering resources that will be directed, controlled, and approved by our subject matter experts, or by taking on a portion of your project, or your entire project. We are open to a variety of arrangements, including potential partnership.
  • Strategising, building, and managing startup Intellectual Property portfolios for companies as they prepare for launch, fundraising or acquisition.
  • Rapid response to issues in product development, whether it is issues with product design, processes, or quality issues that arise in the field after product development.


Our experts stay on the pulse with the latest developments of their sectors, which combined with their years of industry experience, enables them to provide valuable insight to our customers in the finance sectors. In-depth analysis and expert due diligence furthers our customers insight entering equity investments, mergers and acquisitions, or substantial positions in public traded companies. Our experts can assess technology market potential, technology readiness level and the track record of the company and the core team to provide an objective expert opinion on valuation and risk.

  • Industry insight

  • Industry trends

  • Research and analysis

  • Technology, company, and team assessment

  • Supply chain analysis

  • Due diligence

  • Startup equity investment

  • Mergers and acquisitions

  • Publicly traded companies
  • Loans
Product Development

Product Development

As a vertically integrated engineering consultancy, cūra has the capability to carry out your entire product development. We are approached by customers that are not suited for or experienced in product development, cannot scale quickly to meet their delivery targets, are short on bandwidth for a particular portion of the project, or if they need our specific expertise to unlock parts of their project. We can support by providing on-site, off-site, or remote engineering resources that will be guided by our subject matter experts, or by taking on a portion of your project, or taking on your entire project with a potential for a partnership.

  • Feasibility studies

  • Budget estimation and planning

  • System Engineering, architecture, and requirements compilation

  • 3D CAD Design and 2D drawings

  • Simulations

  • Testing

  • Prototype design and fabrication

  • Mass production manufacturing and plant approval

  • Engineering & procurement strategies

Innovation Management

Innovation Management

Building and managing Intellectual Property portfolios with startups as they gear up for fundraising or acquisitions.

  • IP strategy

  • IP portfolio management

  • Competitor intelligence and benchmarking

  • Technology package development

  • Technology assessment & selection

Issue Resolution

Issue Resolution

Rapid response to issues in product development, whether it is adhering to schedule, issues with the product design that emerge during testing, manufacturing processes, or quality issues that have revealed themself in the field.

  • Quality Engineering

  • FMEA

  • Root Cause Analysis

  • Fault Tree Analysis

  • Solution benchmarking and selection

  • Solution testing


cūra experts' backgrounds are in renewable energy infrastructure, automotive, particularly electric and autonomous vehicles, railway, maritime, robotics and automation, FMCG food & pharmaceutical, and medical equipment. Our years in these industries and our dedication to, and passion in these fields not only makes us aware of the unique challenges faced by these industries, but also aware of the latest trends in the industry. Furthermore, with our extended network in these industries there isn't much that is outside of our scope. We'd love to hear about your requirements.

Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy

Renewable energy is a sector of paramount urgency. With global policies slowly catching up with the need for sustainability, and existing infrastructure reaching the end of their life, opportunities for growth are aplenty in this sector. The right solutions are not only cost-competitive, but also effective. We are here to help you assess the impact of various solutions, select, and implement them.

  • Technology comparison, technology decision matrix
  • Lifecycle impact
  • Cost analysis for unit of energy
  • Regional policy and incentives (carbon credits, grants, etc.)
  • Geographical distribution and delivery of energy
  • Annual/seasonal energy use profiles
  • Daily energy use profiles and grid storage
  • System architecture design
  • Hydrogen economy


The electric vehicle space is seeign significant growth with a fresh outlooks and new contenders are emerging

  • Battery electric passenger vehicles
  • Hydrogen fuel cell commercial vehicles
  • Hybridisation
  • Autonomous vehicle powertrain integration
  • System specification
  • Architecture design
  • Testing
  • Emerging Technologies
  • In-wheel electric motors and all-in-one smart corners


Modernizing existing infrastructure and enabling transport for growing metropolitan areas are focuses of railway engineers.

  • Asset management
  • In-situ asset monitoring
  • Smart-scheduled maintenance


Working to reduce the emissions arising from Maritime goods shipping

  • Decarbonized vessel propulsion
  • Hydrogen Fuel Cell Powered Vessels
  • Maritime lithium batteries
  • Energy management
  • Drivecycles
  • Non-powertrain vessel efficiency gains
  • Maritime connectivity
  • Modernizing Maritime operation and asset management
  • IMO 2020 Low Sulphur compliance
  • Safety at sea
Robotics & Automation

Robotics & Automation

Robotics and automation are spreading across all industries delivering reliability, and cost competitiveness. From mainstream applications such as automating manufacturing, assembly operations, and process monitoring and control to emerging sectors such as 3D printing, and delivery drones.

  • Delivery drones
  • 3D printing
  • Automating manufacturing
  • Automating assembly
  • Process control
FMCG Food Pharmaceuticals and Biotech

FMCG Food & Pharmaceutical

We are at the cusp of a biotechnology revolution from which the food and pharma industries stand to reap the most benefits. Whether it’s the need to rethink global food supply chains to accommodate for a growing global population and negate its impact on climate change, or using technology to contain the impact of harmful viruses, our experts have been at the forefront of technology innovations in this space.

  • Biotech
  • Cellular agriculture
  • Alternative proteins
  • Synthetic biology
  • 3D printing of food
  • Blockchain solutions for supply chain transparency
Medical Equipment

Medical Equipment

Our customers can be medical professionals that have identified a need in their day to day work or product development firms in needs of support.

  • Design
  • Engineer
  • Prototype
  • Test
  • Ergonomics


cūra Consolidated Expert Engineering Consultancy experts are capable in the following principles:



cūra experts build on the foundations of engineering first principles and established engineering procedures. This enables us to help smaller companies manage their risks effectively whilst maintaining their agility.

  • Quality management systems
  • Quality Engineering
  • Scaling and production ramp up
  • Agile methodology
  • Sales Engineering Support
  • Low-cost-region engineering outsourcing management
Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Our Mechanical Engineering expertise can support customers by:

  • Requirements development and concept ideation
  • FMEA Failure Mode Evaluation and Analysis and Quality Engineering
  • Prototype design using 3D CAD packages
  • Simulations of structural, thermal, vibration, and NVH properties using various CAE packages
  • Simulations of aerodynamics and fluid-dynamic properties of design using CFD techniques
  • Sourcing and supplier development and management
  • Manufacturing strategy and liaison
  • Final production 2D drawings
  • Production and in-field issue resolution and root-cause analysis (RCA)
Electrical Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Our Electrical Engineering expertise can support customers by:

  • Energy management
  • Drive technology (frequency converter, smooth start-up, direct start-up …)
  • BOM Specification
  • Cost Estimating and Budgeting
  • System Planning
  • Telecommunications


Our experts have experience in specifying, developing, and maintaining instrumentation and control software for systems of various scales.

  • Automation
  • Robotics
  • Process control
  • Automation & Digitalization
  • Industrial network technology
  • Support with updates, upgrades and migrations
  • Functional specifications
Software Integration

Software Integration

Our software integration capabilities enable us to modernize and digitize your systems while proving its ongoing efficacy and benefits.

  • System architecture design
  • Instrumentation specification
  • Control software design
  • System testing
  • Outage maintenance
  • Updates
Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Our Chemical Engineering experts have experience in:

  • Supply-chain digital strategy, introducing blockchain technology
  • Formulation design
  • Microstructure development
  • Characterization
  • Process Development
  • Process auditing
  • Process Troubleshooting with 6-Sigma
  • 3D Layout & Piping
  • Factory Commissioning
Environmental Engineering

Environmental Engineering

Our Environmental Engineering experts focus on assessing lifecycle impacts of various processes and products. That includes impacts resulting from the extraction of raw materials, manufacturing, logistics, the use of the products, and lastly the end of life disposal/recycling. This analysis is necessary for a sustainable future. Topics covered are:

  • Renewable Energy production
  • Energy lifecycle including transportation
  • Manufacturing
Manufacturing Engineering


Our experience in mass produced goods has given us an understanding of what can go wrong in plants and in processes. While we approach every problem anew, our experience is always behind us guiding us quickly through our problem-solving.

  • PFD (Process Flow Diagram)
  • Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP)
  • Production Part Approval Process (PPAP)
  • Statistical Process Control
  • Control Plan
  • PFMEA (Process Failure Mode and Effects Analysis)
  • SPC (Statistical Process Control)
  • ISO 16949
  • Design for Six Sigma
  • measurement systems analysis
  • Rapid Issue Resolution relieving job-stops
Industrial Design

Industrial Design

Regardless of the type of product that you are developing, our industrial designers can always help make your products stand out from the competition.

  • Design language and philosophy
  • Concept ideation
  • Aesthetics
  • Textures
  • Materials
  • Human Factors and Ergonomics
  • Wearable technology
Management Consulting

Management Consulting

We offer an objective view to industry leaders and managers by supporting their decision-making process with strategy, structure, process and policies.

  • Bespoke Model Development and Data Feeds
  • Branding and marketing
  • Niche Market Modelling
  • Corporate Restructuring and Insolvency
  • Competitor intelligence and benchmarking
  • Primary and Secondary Research


Please get in touch, we'd love to talk about your requirements.


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