Fabrication Shops

UMod Studio Desk

UMod studio Desk


  • knocks down and packs flat for efficient manufacture, transport, storage and handling.
  • component assemblage allows numerous configurations from stock parts.
  • full extension ball-bearing drawer slides.
  • numerous desktop material options.


  • sit or stand - integrated hydraulic lift system adjusts working height from 29” to 40” at the turn of a crank or the push of a button.
  • “ladder-back” mounted shelves and accessories are re-positionable vertically and laterally.
  • mobility allows collaboration through dynamic work environments.
  • variable acoustic and visual opacity.


  • simple accessory attachment method encourages user interaction and workspace innovation.
  • designer and manufacturer support for custom accessory development and production.
  • re-arrange multiples to realize new potential.

Licensing Information

University of Minnesota
Office for Technology Commercialization