Innovation Voucher 

Supported by European Structural Investment Funding (ESIF)

Project: Aetha Design are a product design company based in east Dorset. Combining engineering and industrial design, Aetha undertakes projects from concept through to product development and manufacture.

In May 2018, Aetha were awarded an Innovation Voucher to support the research and development of their new project, Totem. The brief was to design, build and test a damping arm to enable filmmakers to attach camera equipment to moving vehicles to give stable footage in a safe environment. The project is currently in development and is due for release later in 2018.

Find out more about Aetha’s work here.


European Structural and Investment Funds

This project is supported through match-funding by the England European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020. This fund was established by the European Union to help local areas stimulate their economic development. This investment will help to support innovation, businesses, skills and employment to improve local growth and create jobs. For more information visit