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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 »

EDTC event – Inspired to Innovate

4c Design were exhibiting at the “Be Inspired to Innovate” event held today by the EDTC . It provided a refreshingly honest education into the realities of new product development. Innovators from companies such UWI Innovations, Funky Moves and GYMetrix provided an excellent, straight talking account of the type of grant support currently available in… Read more »

Engineers Plaything

This video in my opinion should absolutely go viral! There is no doubt the guy knows what he is doing and all the engineers out there that wouldn’t love a go. The guy is flying and RC F-16 fighter jet with a little video camera mounted where the pilots head would be, except the guy… Read more »

Design for Lifetime

As part of their Sustainability Workshop series, Autodesk’s excellent “Introduction to Design for Lifetime” video clearly and visually explains the factors we need to consider when introducing new products. We like that it recognizes that some products should be made to last a long time, others should live shorter lives, and that there’s a grey… Read more »