In my role as an ambassador for all things engineering, I participated at a school’s careers convention last night. For two hours I was grilled about my education, career path, reasons for choosing the profession and general day-to-day working life. I have done a few of these types of events now and I’ve been continually… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Engineering
AWS Ocean Energy One our longest and favourite clients has been in the news lately as they announce the Costa Head Wave Project to be developed off Orkney. A large area of ocean has been set aside for AWS to develop a 200 megawatt wave farm. Find out what AWS think of us in the… Read more »
Why make engineer a protected title? Well “Engineering suffers from an image problem. People believe that engineers simply fix things, but we don’t: we create things. Unfortunately the false image is propagated by hundreds of companies out there who term repair-persons and equipment installers ‘Engineers’. Engineering suffers from a lack of graduates, and at a… Read more »
Alister Carmichael (electronic engineer (matrix man)) gets plugged into to our latest robotic creation. A man who can work with PLC controllers and that amount of cable is a brave man indeed.
We are looking for an experienced machinist / metalworker who is confident producing 1 off tolerance parts from engineering drawings as well as being able to ‘think on their feet’ to ‘make great things’ fit and work from basic sketches! This role might well suit a retired or semi-retired, practical individual that genuinely enjoys working… Read more »