Posts Categorized: Design

RFD Brainstorm

The 4c crew along with a few selected experts were down in Ireland yesterday for a brainstorming session with RFD Beaufort to generate ideas for a new product. It was a hectic day of factory tours, briefings and wild ideas. We got some fantastic ideas from everyone and are currently working hard to distil everything… Read more »

Egger Factory Tour

We have recently started an exciting new product development project for new clients Egger, the Austrian wood giant. Forestry looks to be a key industry for 4c in Q1 2012 with exciting developments taking place both at Egger and Clark Engineering in southern Scotland. As always, the details of the projects we work on remain… Read more »

adidas say hi

  It was great to have Chris, Kevin and Andreas from the Adidas footwear product development team in Germany at our office today. These guys work in specialist footwear for track and field athletics and are working hard on performance products for the London Olympics this year. It was fascinating to discover the amount of… Read more »

Strathclyde Student PDP Project 2

Since our last update the Strathclyde PDP team have completed research and generated a number of initial concepts. They’ve visited schools and the Teaching Department at the University of Strathclyde. It was a surprise to find that schools will no longer be teaching classes as Standard Grades. Instead there is a new curriculum – Curriculum… Read more »

Congratulations to Glasgow School of Art

We’d like to extend our congratulations to Professor Alastair Macdonald and Doctor David Loudon of the Glasgow School of Art for winning the Nexxus Innovation Award for life Sciences for their ongoing work on the Envision project. The project has been carried out as a collaboration between Professor Phil Rowe, Professor of Rehabilitation at the… Read more »