About Us

Advanced Prototype Engineering is a San Francisco-based design and engineering firm specializing in the development of mechanical and mechatronic prototypes. We provide the creativity and technical expertise to turn innovative concepts into fully designed working models. Our work helps clients develop the technologies of tomorrow.

The APROE team understands that innovation is a process which requires persistence and attention to detail as well as flexibility and resourcefulness. For each project, we work closely with clients to manage and refine the project scope while staying on track to meet budget and project goals. APROE’s prototype production capabilities are augmented by access to state-of-the-art tools, including a waterjet cutter, laser cutter, 5-axis router, CNC milling machine, injection molding machine, 3-D printer, as well as full wood, metal, and composites fabrication facilities.

APROE’s clients include companies and individual entrepreneurs in a range of industries, including renewable energy and high tech.