Introducing: Gravencast

Meadhbh Hendrie blog

We are pleased to share the first podcast in a series which we’re producing for design studio, Graven. Head of Digital, Meadhbh, reflects on the process.  It was pre-pandemic times. Dylan Macdonald and I lugged the filming kit to Kimpton Blythswood Square Hotel. We were going for a show around of the Luxury Penthouse Suite (if it’s good enough for Stormzy…) and …

Neart na Gaoithe project enters first phase of offshore construction

Mark McIntyre blog

One of the world’s largest offshore construction vessels has arrived at the site of the EDF Renewables and ESB owned Neart na Gaoithe (NnG) offshore wind farm, 15km off the Fife coast, as the project enters its first phase of offshore construction. The S7000, Saipem’s semi-submersible crane vessel, will start the installation of casings for piles. The vessel will also …

Scottish tech company WeeKett launches smart-kettle across UK

Mark McIntyre General News

Edinburgh-based smart appliances start-up WeeKett has launched its new product, the innovative Smart Wi-Fi Kettle, to consumers across the UK. With inbuilt Wi-Fi connectivity, the smart kettle brings the “internet of things” (IoT) into the kitchen, allowing users to boil the kettle and control its temperature remotely via a mobile app or ‘smart speakers’ such as the Amazon Echo and …

Macfarlane Labels invests in new printing press in response to customer and consumer demand

Mark McIntyre General News

Macfarlane Labels, a leading specialist in self-adhesive and resealable labels, has invested over £700,000 in response to the current and future needs of major brand owners. The labels business, based in Kilmarnock, has installed a new high spec Nilpeter FA 10-colour Flexo press this month (see image). The investment complements the recent additions of an HP Digital Press and an …

Physio tech company steps in to tackle COVID-19 lockdown neck and back pain emergency

Ewan McInnes General News

Millions of workers operating from home could be creating a backlog of neck and back pain complaints which the NHS will struggle to cope with. Now physiotherapy experts at PhysioWizard®, the UK’s first clinically validated digital triage service for muscle and joint problems, are so concerned that they have stepped in to offer their online self-assessment tool direct to the …