Crane manufacturers Liebherr sponsor the Lifting Aspirations Programme at Vertikal Days, the largest lifting and access industry trade show in the UK held at the Siverstone Curcuit. Two days of workshops held fro Year 10 students from the Slvestone Circuit UTC
Working from a ship under the historic Cargo Cranes in Bristol's Floating Harbour students built Cranes, visited demonstrations of robotics and machines that give mechanical advantage. They also went up and operated a real crane high above the ship.
Primary school children visit a business hub on Bristol's Floating Harbour to build boats
60 students explore lifting technology, robotics and bio mechanics while building their own robotic arm from card, syringes, plastic tubing, paper clips and split pins.
A well-being activity for adolescents. 120 Students in Year 8, 9, 10 build adolescents their future with staff from Rowan Dartington, GE and the Mall at Cribbs Causeway.
KS 1 Exploring Transport and Exploration - building wind powered land yachts
Students from Primary and Secondary Schools exploring engineering and working in teams to build a working crane
100 Year 11 Students complete Aviation Workshops sposored by Rolls-Royce and supported by volunteer aviation engineering ambassadors from Rolls-Royce, GKN, HP, UWE and Clarke Wilmott
Students in Year 9 and 10 Build and fly their own radio controlled aircraft made from cardboard
120 students design and fly unique radio controlled aircraft made from card board.
Rolls- Royce Volunteers and Bristol Airport funding provide an Aerospace engineering experience for year 10 students
A volunteer run well being programme for 13 year olds
GE Money in Sale deliver day workshops for 200 Year-9 students
60 Year 9 students use a board game to build and perform a character
Schools and families take part in an immersive experience with the lifting and access engineering industry. Exploring the heritage of the technology in the region with the working machines at the M Shed Museum and the future for the sector with engineering ambassadors. learning outcomes and the fun of engineering are combined in a practical competition to build and operate a robotic arm.
Schools can request help from volunteer engineers - includes help for schools entry in exciting pedal car competition
The Build My Future project moves from design and consultation into delivery the fifth school to run the event is Ysgol Uwchradd Bedwas near Caerphilly
The Build My Future project moves from design and consultation into delivery the second school to run the event is Phoenix high School, London