Corran Update

Corran headband laser cutting For more info on how to make the Corran visor, with Drawings and Assembly Guide, go to http://aseptium.com/corran/ Bumping up the volume We are delighted to announce that we’ve now managed to produce and deliver over 7,800 Corran visors to our local hospital ICU and other recipients such as care homes, dentists, pharmacies and the... Read more »

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 »

COVID-19 Update

In line with the Scottish Government / NHS recommendations, the 4cE team have switched to home working. We’re very much open for business: if you have an enquiry, please email info@4cengineering.co.uk and we’ll respond to you. We wish all our clients, colleagues and suppliers all the best for themselves, their families and their businesses throughout... Read more »

We’re recruiting!

Mechatronics banner We’re looking for a bright mechtronics or electronics graduate to join our team. This is a 12-month placement, with the possibility of longer-term employment following it. Full details of how to apply can be found here – closing date 8th March 2020. This post is part of the ScotGrad Programme and is part funded by... 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 »

Twiddle board community project

Twiddle board handover Over the past 4 weeks of my summer placement, I (Juliette) have designed and built three twiddle boards for people with dementia, working with Lewis from MacDonald Project Solutions. The boards are designed to provide distraction and reduce anxiety when people are distressed by giving them familiar objects to interact with. This mini-project gave us... Read more »

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 »