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Newsletter 33

Engineering Simplicity or Complexity

Complicated, intensive engineering may result in an efficient, simple design. Blowing air to control flight instead of using mechanical linkages, and using shrinkage to form a complex shape instead of …

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Newsletter 32

A High Level Outlook

While we typically get buried in the minutia of our day-to-day tasks, it is worthwhile to occasionally take a longer term perspective.  This can come from a look back at …

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Newsletter 31

Understanding Ourselves

In some ways engineers have a reputation of sitting slightly outside mainstream society.  However, everything we do fits into, and affects, the populace in some way.  We need to have …

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Newsletter 30

Understanding Engineering Consequences

Engineers need to create solutions whether or not we have all the information that we want.   However, our outcomes are limited by the framework we have to predict how something …

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Newsletter 29

New Innovations with Old Things

Not all innovations result in new products, or are even based on new ideas.  Pizza isn’t new.  Blue jeans are hardly cutting edge.  Yet the processes used to make these …

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Fresh Internet Presence Unveiled

Fort Langley, Canada, June 2018 –Bannerman Consultants is coming up on 10 years of providing expertise, integrity and flexibility in the services we provide to clients.  While much in the …

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Micronex Rebranding Amid Global Orders

Abbotsford, Canada, May 2018 – Bannerman Consultants client Micronex Systems Inc develop industrial equipment to turn waste into resources.  To improve brand recognition of their flagship product, the KDS Micronex …

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Newsletter 28

Collaboration for Innovation

We all know that innovation is important. It is key for the growth of any company and is capable of decreasing costs and environmental impact or increasing safety. Innovation can …

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Online Presence Being Refreshed

The 10th anniversary of Bannerman Consultants will see a new digital look for the company; a new website is under development. Although the core values of expertise, integrity and flexibility …

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Newsletter 27

Knowledge is Power

“Knowledge is power” – Sir Francis Bacon. Engineering knowledge can take many different forms. It can be knowledge of why a design or equipment acts as it does, a common …

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Newsletter 26

Inspiration and Talent

Sometimes a significant amount of up-front engineering is required to get to a simple solution. Sometimes the solution is beautiful in itself, such as the safe completion of an automotive …