Posts By: Robin Smith

3D Scanning & Reverse Engineering

Our Design Hub partners, Marine Design International will be hosting a lecture on 3d Scanning, this Thursday called ‘Grabbing the curves’ Date:- Thursday 6th of Oct, 6.30pm Venue:- Anisland Collage The speakers Simon Cormack and Deri Jones are experts in this technology. 3D scanning using a laser to record point cloud data that can then… Read more »

Could this be the Ultimate Engineer

The question was posed ‘ who is the ultimate engineer ’. The debate over lunch was long and heated and now with the help of some questionable photoshoping we think we have created the perfect mechanical boffin… Frederick “Fred” Dibnah MBE (28 April 1938 – 6 November 2004), born in Bolton, was an English steeplejack… Read more »