Posts By: Andy Hall

Project Corran

Update 04/04/2020: Face Shield Assembly Guide added here.Update 06/04/2020: Design files moved from OneNote to dedicated site at http://aseptium.com/corran/. Inverness companies collaborate to make 1,000 face-shields and release design for open-source manufacture   4c Engineering have joined forces with their neighbours in HIE’s Solasta House facility on the Inverness Campus to meet the current urgent need… Read more »

4c Engineering turns 5

We’re celebrating 4c Engineering’s 5th birthday today with some cake in the office. It’s been an exciting journey from starting out at the end of 2014 with (very) limited experience in how to run a business before going on to grow the company every year so far. We’ve worked on some amazing projects, met some… Read more »

4c Engineering go international to develop subsea connector

4c Engineering will collaborate with two Basque firms to develop a reliable, low cost subsea connector following the award of a £70,000 contract by Wave Energy Scotland (WES). The Inverness Campus based firm have partnered with Ditrel Industrial (the project lead contractor), and TECNALIA, to create the “SEMC” project (Subsea Electrical & Mooring Connector). The… Read more »

ICOE 2018 – Normandy

4c Engineering will be making the trip over to Normandy this June to attend ICOE 2018 in Cherbourg. If you’d like to speak with us you can get in touch beforehand at info@4cengineering.co.uk to make an appointment, or find us at booth AB128 – the Scottish Pavillion. We’re looking forward to catching up with industry contacts… 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 »

100 days of test rig operation

Underwater shot of AWS test rig diaphragm.

Time has flown by since the successful installation of the AWS half-scale cassette demonstration project – the 100th day of testing has just been achieved. During the installation and test period 4c Engineering provided engineering and support services to AWS, including management of the marine operations, mechanical and electrical installation, SCADA design and implementation, HSE… Read more »