Primary Skills

Materials & Design

  • Additives & property modification

  • Analysis

  • Formulation

  • Materials selection

  • New product development


  • Equipment

  • Injection moulding

  • Thermoforming


  • Automotive

  • Electrical/electronic

  • General

  • Medical

Other Skills

Materials & Design

  • Design for manufacture


  • Electronics & electromechanical

  • Machining

  • Sintered metals

  • Sheet metal


  • Sustainable procurement


  • Cost estimation


  • EV batteries & motors

  • Aerospace

  • Marine

Other Skills

  • Value stream mapping

  • Process improvement

What we do

Scott has extensive experience in the field of cost estimation understanding both supplier and end user cost structures. As a company Scottbrannan Ltd has developed a costing system with a vast database of 1700 machine types, 2000 materials and coverage for 90 world regions. This system is improved and updated as a continuous process. This system has successfully been used since 2014 with significant success in managing cost.

  • Project or investment cost estimates
  • Supplier negotiation estimates
  • Estimates to support design scenarios
  • Supplier negotiations
  • Component sourcing
  • Design for manufacture
  • Value stream mapping
  • Value Engineering

Process coverage

  • Plastics -injection moulding, vacuum forming, blow moulding
  • Rubber
  • Sheet metal
  • Electronics
  • Electromechanical components
  • Castings – High pressure, low pressure, lost wax, gravity
  • Sintered metal components
  • Forgings
  • And a lot more to list

Specialist skill

  • EV battery
  • EV inverters
  • EV motors
  • Battery management electronics

For more details see

Personal Profile

Scott Brannan
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Contact Details

Scott Brannan started his career in metal cutting industry and moved into CNC machine tools over a 12-year period. Whilst working he studied for 8 years and attained a Bsc with the Open University in Engineering material. Over the years Scott has worked with various automotive and electric vehicle manufactures in the capacity of cost estimation engineer.

In 2014 after seeing a gap in the market Scott decided to set up Scottbrannan Ltd and started to build his own cost estimation system. His current estimation system is now comparable to those used by large OEM`s or expensive consultancies.

Scottbrannan Ltd client list is as below.

  • Dyson EV
  • Aston Martin UK
  • LEVC (Formerly London Taxi) UK
  • Northvolt AB Sweden
  • Yasa EV motors UK
  • Freyr Norway
  • Omimod Norway
  • Skeleton Technologies Estonia
  • Saietta Motors UK
  • P3 part of the Rimac Group
  • Jaguar Landrover UK
  • Sharing in Growth part of a Rolls Royce project

An introduction to ScottBrannan Limited: