About Us

The founders of SpringActive, Inc. have worked in the areas of biomechanics, robotics and systems design for over 20 years. Our unique combination of experience and skill allows us to develop practical solutions to powered human aid devices. Wearable systems are an exciting area of advanced robotics research and product development, requiring highly experienced and skilled personnel for success. SpringActive has assembled a team of exceptional engineers whose expertise includes complex mechanical design, controls, electronics and software development capabilities.

Over the last three years, SpringActive has participated in eight government-funded projects involving wearable systems, including grants and contracts from NSF, NIH, the U.S. Army and DARPA. The projects have involved the development of advanced compliant actuator concepts, cutting-edge prosthetics for amputees and energy harvesting from a walking foot-soldier.