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USE-Ing. Services

Your Partner for Human Factors & Usability Engineering from Germany
German Underline

At USE-Ing. GmbH, we blend cutting-edge ergonomics with innovative user experience design to transform complex technology into intuitive, user-centered products.

Our mission is to enhance efficiency, safety, and satisfaction, enabling users to interact seamlessly and meaningfully with your technology.

Selected Clients

The company Aesculap AG , as part of the B. Braun Group , is a global leader in the development and manufacturing of medical devices and medical technology, particularly for surgery. USE-Ing. supports the company in the human-centered development of surgical devices, instruments, and applications.

As a high-tech company, TRUMPF offers manufacturing solutions in the areas of machine tools, laser technology, electronics, and Industry 4.0. USE-Ing. supports TRUMPF Laser- und Systemtechnik GmbH in the human-centered development of modern laser-based cutting and welding technology.

The company Alber GmbH is a leading manufacturer of innovative mobility aids for wheelchairs. USE-Ing. supports Alber GmbH by integrating physically impaired users into the product development process.

The company BOWA-electronic GmbH & Co. KG is a leader in the development and manufacturing of electro surgery devices, open-electro surgery, laparoscopic instruments, and ultrasonic scalpels. USE-Ing. supports BOWA in the human-centered development and evaluation of their medical technology products.

The company Interventional Systems GmbH is an innovative developer in the field of robot-assisted surgery and medical intervention. USE-Ing. supports Interventional Systems in the user-centered development of innovative robot control.

The company BEBIG Medical GmbH is one of the leading manufacturers in the field of brachytherapy. USE-Ing. supports BEBIG Medical in optimizing their Usability Engineering process.

The Disco Drives Kirschey GmbH is engaged as a developer and manufacturer of innovative mobility products for seniors. USE-Ing. supports Disco Drives Kirschey GmbH in the human-centered development of modern technology for the 50+ generation.

The Rudolf Riester GmbH is a leading expert in the development of diagnostic medical devices. USE-Ing. supports Riester in the Usability Engineering process in the areas of human-centered design, formative and summative usability evaluations, and norm-compliant usability documentation.

The company RECARO Aircraft Seating GmbH & Co. KG is a globally operating manufacturer of premium aircraft seats. USE-Ing. supports RECARO in optimizing their products to meet the needs of users in the aviation industry.

Philips Healthcare is a global player in the field of patient monitoring and patient care. USE-Ing. supports the Usability Engineering process of Philips Healthcare in the areas of human-centered design, user research, development-driven usability evaluations, and norm-compliant usability documentation.

The company Dr. Pfleger is one of the experts in the pharmaceutical industry. USE-Ing. supports Dr. Pfleger in the development of user-friendly medication handling through development-driven usability evaluations and norm-compliant usability documentation.

The Hartmann Gruppe is a leading European provider of system solutions for healthcare and nursing. The UX/UI experts from USE-Ing. support Hartmann in human-centered innovation generation in the field of digital solutions, to further facilitate the challenging everyday life of medical professionals.

HASOMED is a medical technology company with an increasing focus on providing digital medical technology solutions in the field of practice software and homecare therapies. The Usability Engineering team from USE-Ing. supports HASOMED in refining their user-centered processes and activities for designing digital interfaces, as well as conducting user research activities and usability tests associated with them.

The HILTI Group is a global leader in the construction industry and the development of outstanding tools. USE-Ing. is proud to be a strategic development partner in the areas of ergonomics, usability, and interface design, working together with HILTI to develop their product portfolio in a user-centered way, aiming to improve safety, health, and efficiency in the construction industry.

As a leading medical technology manufacturer in endoscopy, KARL STORZ relies on the expertise of the USE-Ing. Usability Engineering experts. The Usability Engineering team from USE-Ing. supports KARL STORZ in conducting formative and summative usability tests.

As one of the top manufacturers of holistic cleaning systems, KÄRCHER Professional relies on the expertise of USE-Ing. human factors & usability experts. USE-Ing. supports KÄRCHER Professional in human-centered development by developing new operating concepts and ergonomic studies.

Latest project insights

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Overview of services

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The USE-Ing. network


USE-Ing. is involved in the Ergonomics Competence Network e.V. (ECN), to actively promote the exchange between ergonomics experts from industry and science.


USE-Ing. is actively involved in the Professional Association of German Usability and User Experience Professionals. Our experts are active in various working groups, such as medical technology, user research and accessibility.


USE-Ing. is involved in the creation and revision of standards and guidelines. Therefore, our experts are active in the DIN Ergonomics Standards Committee (NAErg).


USE-Ing. is involved in the creation and revision of standards and guidelines. Therefore, our experts are active in the DKE committee 811.4 (ergonomics, suitability for use, instructions for use).

Medical Valley

USE-Ing. is an active member of the Medical Valley Network, one of the leading innovation clusters in the field of medical technology, which, through efficient cooperation, helps the various players in medical technology to move from the idea to the market.


USE-Ing. is an official training provider of the international Usability and UX Qualification Board for CPUX certification of professionals in the USE-Ing. academy.


USE-Ing. is an active member of Stimulate e.V., an initiative of the BMBF Research Campus, which promotes cooperation between partners from industry and research in the field of medical imaging technology.

Siemens Healthineers

In the context of the BMBF Research Campus initiative, USE-Ing. is researching innovative solutions in the field of medical imaging technology together with Siemens Healthineers.

Uni Stuttgart

As a former spin-off from the Institute for Construction Technology and Technical Design, USE-Ing. maintains an active exchange with the University of Stuttgart.

Bayern Innovativ

USE-Ing. is a partner of the Bayern Innovativ Cluster Health, in which medtech, biotech, and engineering companies come together for developments and innovations in the field of medical technology and life sciences.