Innoverce has a portfolio of collaborative projects and consultancy assignments


The Klamt is a highly innovative clip developed by Innoverce in the UK.

The Klamt is a paperclip that is as secure as a staple but easy to remove and re-apply.  This project involved a number of stages:

  • Drafting a target product specification
  • Identifying candidate product concepts
  • Selection of appropriate product development process route (analytical process using Finite Element Analysis versus pragmatic approach using multiple sets of tooling and prototypes)
  • Finance raising
  • Development of tooling
  • Manufacture of multiple prototypes
  • Material selection
  • Multiple iterations to optimise performance and appearance
  • Prototype testing
  • Product test regime definition
  • Patent drafting, filing and prosecution to grant
  • Product name ideation