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News-2016 Published Paper

Clock June 6, 2016

Luxon's Work Featured in Published Paper

Over the last 10 years, Luxon Engineering has worked closely with Dr. Timothy Foley developing novel electrophoresis equipment. Today this work is published in The Journal of Biomolecular Screening: A Platform to Enable the Pharmacological Profiling of Small Molecules in Gel-Based Electrophoretic Mobility Shift Assays. View the paper here.

News-2016 Expaded Capabilities

Clock April 22, 2016

Luxon Engineering Expands In-House Prototyping Capabilities

Luxon Engineering is pleased to announce further expansion of their in-house prototyping capabilities. These expanded capabilities now include CNC and manual machining, GTAW (TIG) welding, 3D printing, assembly, and testing. With many prototype options now in-house... Read More

News-2014 New Location

Clock August 1, 2014

Luxon Engineering Relocates for Further Expansion

Our new office location is directly behind our old location, but nearly twice the size for more engineering and inclusion of in-house machining services for quick turn prototypes and short run production. Please see our Contact Page for more information.

News-2014 Desktop Eng

Clock July 8, 2014

Luxon's Work Featured in Desktop Engineering

Luxon Engineering's work in the optimization of motocross triple clamps is featured on the desktop engineering website.  See the Desktop Engineering Article here.

News-2013 Altair ATC

Clock October 2, 2013

Altair Technology Conference, Americas 2013

Billy Wight, President of Luxon Engineering, will present "Optimization Driven Design Applied to Motocross Steering and Suspension Components" at the Altair Engineering HyperWorks Technology Conference Wednesday October 2nd, 2013.    More Read More

News 2013 Solar

Clock June 25, 2013

Luxon's Work Featured in the Altair HyperWorks Insider

This Altair HyperWorks Insider article showcases some of our previous work for a large solar company and is a great example of how optimization drives the design process.    More Read More

News-2013 New Location

Clock April 1, 2013

Luxon Engineering Expands Capabilities at a New Location

We have again moved the office to a new location. Located in the Miramar area of San Diego, this move gives us a location closer to the majority of clients as well as expands our in-house capabilities.    More Read More

News-2011 New Location

Clock January 23, 2012

Luxon Engineering Changes Location

January 2012 marks not only the beginning of our 6th year of business, but also a change in location. We have moved to the Gaslamp Quarter of downtown San Diego. This new, centralized location allows for expansion and is located in one of the busier and exciting areas of San Diego.   More Read More

News-2011 Altair HTC

Clock June 23, 2011

Altair HyperWorks Technology Conference

Billy Wight, President of Luxon Engineering, will present "Topology Optimization of Racecar Suspension Uprights" at the Altair Engineering HyperWorks Technology Conference Thursday June, 23 at 1:15pm EST.   More Read More

News-Luxon Adds CFD

Clock May 5, 2011

Luxon Engineering Adds CFD Capabilities

The addition of AcuSim to the Altair HyperWorks suite brings robust and powerful computational fluid dynamics solutions to the Luxon Engineering team allowing for faster and more efficient product development.   More Read More

News-Maxgrip Systems

Clock August 12, 2010

MaxGrip Systems Releases Prosthetic Attachments

Luxon Engineering assisted MaxGrip Systems in the design of their prosthetic weight lifting attachments. The engineers at Luxon worked closely with the product development team at MaxGrip to achieve a manufacturable solution and acted as a manufacturing liaison during the first production runs.   More Read More

News-2008 SCCA Runoffs

Clock October 10-12, 2008

2008 SCCA National Championship Runoffs

Luxon Engineering designed parts swept the podium in Saturdays DSR event and took another championship win along with second place in Sunday's CSR event. J.R. Osborne drove the Luxon Engineering equipped Stohr car to victory on both days.   More Read More

News-ASME Presentation

Clock September 25, 2008

"Topology Optimization of Racecar Suspension Uprights"

Billy Wight, President of Luxon Engineering, presented at the ASME event, "An Introduction to Optimization in Industry". The presentation focused on the design and development of the Stohr Cars optimized uprights and the use of Altair HyperWorks optimization software.   More Read More

News-Eureka Magazine

Clock March 14, 2008

Luxon Engineering Featured in Eureka Magazine

Luxon Engineering is featured in this months issue of Eureka Magazine, a UK publication that focuses on engineering design. The article details the WRD differential and Luxon's role in its design and development on page 17.   More Download the magazine (19Mb pdf file)

News-Altair HyperWorks

Clock January 27, 2008

Luxon Engineering Chooses Altair HyperWorks

Luxon Engineering chooses the Altair HyperWorks software as its primary finite element analysis tool. The HyperWorks suite substantially increases our analysis capabilities giving us a clear advantage in conceptual design and finite element modeling.   More Read More

News-SolidWorks World

Clock January 20-23, 2008

SolidWorks World Comes to San Diego

The SolidWorks World 2008 International Users Conference and Exposition will be held January 20th-23rd at the San Diego Convention Center. Luxon Engineering will be in attendance and the Williams Racing Developments, Luxon Engineering designed differential will be on display in the expo hall.   More Read More

News-SCCA Runoffs

Clock November 7-10, 2007

2007 ARRC F1000 National Championships

The American Road Race of Champions was held at Road Atlanta this last week. Stohr Cars had two factory entries, both running the Luxon Engineering designed WRD differential. Once again the differential proved its performance capabilities for 2nd and 4th place finishes.   More Read More

News-SCCA Runoffs

Clock October 11-14, 2007

2007 SCCA National Championship Runoffs

The SCCA National Championship Runoffs were held in Topeka, Kansas this last week. The Luxon Engineering designed WRD differential put the power down for 2nd, 3rd, 5th, and 7th place finishes in the DSR category.   More Read More