A huge welcome to Francesca Stephens and Michael Tougher to the 4c Design team. Francesca and Michael are 3rd year Product Design Engineering students at the GSA (Glasgow School of Art). Upon 4c securing the contract to design the Queen’s Baton for the 2014 Commonwealth Games, we thought it would be a great idea to… Read more »
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Landing an egg on Mars….Build it. As promised, here is part two of the project to land the Curiosity Rover on Mars – or in our low-budget case, saving an egg from breaking when thrown out of a window. Given the time of years we went for the creme rather than the hen variety. Following… Read more »
Landing an egg on Mars… For the last couple of months I have been visiting a science class at Cardinal Winning secondary school in Glasgow. They requested the help of a STEM (Science Technology Engineering Maths) Ambassador for their project looking at the Mars Rover Curiosity. We started by attempting to build and control our… Read more »
4c are running its Graduate Internship Scheme again for 2013. A fantastic opportunity for a graduate to experience what it’s like in a successful design engineering consultancy.
During my four month internship at 4c Design I worked on an individual pro bono project. Through the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Yorkhill, Glasgow, we were introduced to Lenny, a 10 year-old boy with interstitial lung disease; a life-long condition, which means he must carry around a constant supply tank of liquid… Read more »