Posts Categorized: Design

Environmentally Progressive?

I was asked to present at a recent CIBSE event in London on the subject of ‘Environmentally Progressive Design’. This really got me thinking, as it is a seriously provocative subject. What does it mean and are we doing our bit? Is 4c Design Environmentally Progressive? Designers have a duty along with consumers, retailers, manufacturers… Read more »

Mike Anusas on Secondment at 4c

I’m Mike Anusas, a Lecturer in Design in DMEM at the University of Strathclyde. Like a few of my colleagues at 4c, I originally studied Product Design Engineering at The Glasgow School of Art and the University of Glasgow. After graduating I worked as a Design for Environment researcher at Glasgow Caledonian University and following… Read more »

Tannoy Precision 6 Photography

Tannoy’s Precision 6‘s are due to go on sale soon and so we thought we would share some photos with you. These are Tannoy’s latest residential speaker, designed to fit performance wise between the Mercury’s and Definition’s. At 4c we are proud to say that we are responsible for the industrial design behind the speakers… Read more »

Young Engineer of the Year Award Shortlist

The British Engineering Excellence Awards (beeas) has just announced the short-list for their event; and guess what? Yours truly (Michael Aldridge) is in the runnings for Young Engineer of the Year! The awards are aimed to ‘demonstrate and promote the quality of engineering design within the UK’ and ‘to provide a benchmark of excellence from… Read more »

My Intern Experience so far

My name is Nick and I am the current intern at 4c Design. Having recently graduated with an MEng in Produce Design Engineering (PDE) I cannot think of a better start to my career. Uni has furnished me with a wide technical knowledge and a skill set that reflects the creative yet rational personality of… Read more »