Founded in 1986, Applied Engineering offers a range of mechanical and electrical design services. It provides product development, prototyping and data migration solutions. The company designs and develops structures, machines, sheet metal parts, plastics, castings, hydraulics and electrical systems. Applied Engineering offers reverse engineering, photo rendering and computer-aided design administration services. The company serves the construction equipment, agriculture, energy, aerospace, defense, forestry and packaging machinery industries. It conducts manufacturing feasibility analysis, as well as provides tooling and fixture design and build solutions. Applied Engineering maintains a staff of more than 150 employees. It operates over five offices in North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, Minnesota and Texas. The company operates a division, Edgepath Technology, which offers information technology consultation services.