What is Mechatronics? The term mechatronics breaks down to a combination of mechanics and electronics but since its inception has grown to encompass computer and control systems. This powerful fusion of interdisciplinary knowledge and engineering approach is vital to the automation of industrial manufacturing processes. Why is it vital to industrial automation? Industrial automation would… Read more »
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We received over 150 applications for our ever popular graduate internship scheme, and are excited to announce that after a lot of consideration, we’ve selected Heather Guyan. We have no doubt, Heather will be a great addition to the team at 4c Design over the next few months. Hello I’m Heather! Graduating from Strathclyde University… Read more »
A common question visitors ask when I show them around my workplace, specifically the workshop is “Do you have a 3D printer?” Well, we do. In fact, we have a couple of desktop 3D printers. The press exposure the technology has had has certainly been appropriate, because being able to print in 3D is quite frankly… Read more »
Hello, I’m Dougal the new Design Engineer. In the first three and a bit years of my young career, I’ve stepped out of the conventional path taken by most design engineers. Since finishing my Product Design Engineering course at Glasgow University and the School of Art I have worked as an employee; as a freelance… Read more »
Today the 4c team are heading to the Royal Highland Show (18th to 21st June) at Ingliston to announce Numnuts: a project we have been working on for the last 4 years. We are very excited to finally be able to share this major project with everyone at the show.