Category Archives: Manufacturing

Engineering Design Issues

A mind map to reflect most of the issues we explored at our Steering Group meeting last Thursday.  A possible theme for this project could focus around media and technology which seems to underpin just about everything including the sustainability agenda.

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Manufacturing, built in obsolescence and apprenticeships

When stuff is made to last forever, you’ll need an army of highly trained people to keep them maintained and repaired which would solve sustainability, unemployment and  poverty. So writes Gordon Ferguson, a keen community activist who has been coming to … Continue reading

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Manufacturing Event Info, Powerpoints and Links

Book your place for  our final RAE Ingenious funded event where we’ll take a closer look at the mystery and magic of our manufacturing base from the many ways of punching two holes in a credit card to ways that XBox … Continue reading

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