Root3 Labs

Government Contracting

Root3 Labs℠ is an engineering and device development company and certified small business specialized in applied research, rapid prototyping, and design for manufacture for the medical device industry, commercial manufacturers, and the US federal government. We help our customers turn ideas into prototypes and prototypes into finished products.

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Core Competencies

NAICS: 541330, 541711, 541712, 541420
PSC: AJ44, AJ43, AJ42, AN14, AN13, AZ14, AZ13, AZ12

Mechanical Engineering
Custom Part Design/Model
Microfluidic Systems
Analysis, FEA, Simulations
Engineering Research
Concept Generation & Design
Micro/meso-scale Actuators
Material Selection/Testing
Rapid Prototype Development
Fabrication & Documentation
Performance Characterization
Field Testing, Evaluation
Design for Manufacturing
Process Flow Development
Reliability, Manufacturability
Design Maturity & Scaling
Military Application
Size, Weight, Power Requirements
System Compatibility
Medical Device Design
Usability and Ergonomics
Portability, Biocompatibility
Regulatory Compliance


  • Registered Professional Engineering Firm by the State of Maryland
  • Multiple FAA-licensed commercial sUAV pilots on staff

Past Performance

Root3 Labs℠ has a portfolio of prior work supporting the research and development of both government and commercial entities. For details see our Portfolio or contact us.

Facilities and Equipment

Root3 Labs has an office and workshop in Randallstown, MD. Design capabilities include various specialized engineering software and computing resources. In-house fabrication resources allow quick-turn prototyping and low-volume manufacturing when needed. More extensive fabrication can be performed by a robust cache of qualified fabrication partners when appropriate.

Key Management Personnel

Chad Schneider, PE, MSE, President, & Founder

Mr. Schneider is a mechanical design engineer with over 17 years of experience in the design of prototypes and products. He has an engineering master’s degree in haptics and robotics, broad expertise in product development, medical device and instrument design, regulatory compliance, applied research, and manufacturing. He is named on several patents, a duly licensed professional engineer by the State of Maryland, and a Certified Solidworks Professional (CSWP).

Government Point of Contact

Chad Schneider, 410-701-0164 x1

Device Engineering & Product Development