Introducing Juliette, our summer intern 2019

JG 3D printer Hi, I’m Juliette Goddard, currently on a three-month engineering placement at 4c Engineering during the summer before my fourth year at Heriot Watt university in Edinburgh, where I am a masters student on the Mechanical Engineering course. I applied for the internship in order to develop my design engineering skills and to see what an... Read more »

A busy couple of years – 4cE project round-up

ACER Project banner It’s been another incredibly busy and productive couple of years at 4c Engineering; here is a brief round-up of some of the fascinating projects we’ve had the privilege of working on over the last while. We’re also delighted to welcome Jenny to the team – she’s taking some of our admin/financial tasks, freeing up our... Read more »

“Mecha-what?” part 2

Ocado robot warehouse A few years back a couple of 4c’s engineers had a small hand in the prototyping and systems engineering of this robotic warehousing system – brilliant to see the whole vision fully realised and operational. Further reading: The Ocado robot swarms that pack your shopping And in case you were in any doubt about the... Read more »

Tank Testing at FloWave

Scale model floating in FloWave test tank We’ve had an intense couple of weeks testing a scale model of a wave energy converter (WEC) at the FloWave test facility in Edinburgh. Throughout this testing we’ve been recording data to show how efficiently the Sea Power Platform can convert energy in the waves to mechanical energy to be used in the generation of... Read more »

New Engineers, New Jackets!

New jackets new team  “New Engineers – New Jackets!” Due to an increase in business levels, we’re pleased to announce that we’ve expanded our team, bringing in a couple of new engineers to the 4c family. Alessio Renna comes from Pisa in Italy, he studied Energy Engineering at the University of Pisa and completed his Postgraduate Master’s Degree Thesis... Read more »

Wave Energy Scotland – Technology Project Award

Wes logo 2086 x 789 4c Engineering are delighted to have been selected as one of four wave energy technology developers who were awarded a total of £2.84 million by Wave Energy Scotland (WES) after successfully competing to join stage two of an innovative technology development programme. The funding will support further design, modelling and testing of technologies being developed... Read more »

We’ve moved!

IMG_20170830_115951607 After a couple of years in our previous offices in Stoneyfield, we’ve made the short hop across the railway tracks to the new Inverness Campus. We are now located on the second floor of Aurora House, so feel free to drop by for coffee and chat about how we can help solve your engineering problems.... Read more »