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 »
Posts Tagged: Mechanical Engineers
Take a look at this video, a CNC machine tool that has solved the age old problem of drilling square holes… Clever huh?
The Institution of Mechanical engineers (IMechE) Glasgow Area Panel has sponsored x1 ticket to give away via 4c Design for this years Scottish Annual dinner to be held on Fri 28th Oct 2011. This is the ‘go to event’ for any ambitious young engineers who wish to don their glad rags and network with industry… Read more »
The question was posed ‘ who is the ultimate engineer ’. The debate over lunch was long and heated and now with the help of some questionable photoshoping we think we have created the perfect mechanical boffin… Frederick “Fred” Dibnah MBE (28 April 1938 – 6 November 2004), born in Bolton, was an English steeplejack… Read more »
We have just finished our first official IMech E event here at the design hub, ‘Creating an Innovation Culture’ attracted a sell out crowd (which in this place means 20 people!). The crowd seem to enjoy my obsession with Lockheed skunkworks mixed with some of our agricultural case studies. Hopefully we didn’t give much away… Read more »