In 2003, this product was awarded the coveted IDEA Gold Award for Excellence in Design by the Industrial Designers Society of America.

Product: Model 1700 Utility Winch

Client: Warn Industries, Clackamas, Oregon.

Intent: Origin's principal designed Warn Industries' new utility winches as pictured in the following images. By researching and understanding Warn’s customer base, a family of utility winches was developed that created a distinctive design language that set Warn apart from offshore competitors in the low-end utility winch market.