The technological advancements needed to combat climate change often pose the type of tricky engineering problem which gets the 4c creative juices flowing. We’ve designed, engineered and prototyped a host of solutions from electric bikes to clean energy generation.
Posts Categorized: Engineering
We use TRLs Product development is a journey which starts with an idea and ends when the finished product rolls off the production line. It’s never straight forward. Sometimes you need to revisit prototypes or old ideas to move forward. But how can we tell how far along this journey we have come, and how… Read more »
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 »
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 »