Author: Dedier Chaigneau

February 28, 2023

New year, new innovations! After a successful year of development, we want to keep on innovating with our new boat. Therefore we started on developing our new foil system! Follow us to keep updated on the development progress!

January 4, 2023

This week we have have extended our partnership with Innoseis Sensor Technologies. Thanks to the support of Innoseis we are able to continue our development of our new battery. Innoseis Sensor Technologies has a new vacancy available at  for an Electrical Engineering Physicist. If you are excited about the prospect of working in the sensor…

December 20, 2022

Three weeks ago, we have placed an order for INR21700-P45B 4500mAh battery cells from Molicell at Nkon. These cells arrived in good condition and are now being prepared for the first test setup. The purpose of this test setup is to measure the capacity of the cells. After the capacity has been measured, we will…

December 11, 2022

To be able to participate in the open class we must design and manufacture a new battery. The battery will consist out of multiple cells. We will use the battery cells from Molicell, we have chosen the INR21700-P45B 4500mAh cells for the design. These cells are commonly used in a wide range of applications, including…

November 22, 2022

Hydrofoils are a great way to increase the efficiency of a solar boat. By lifting the boat out of the water, the foils reduce the drag on the hull, allowing the boat to move faster with less effort. Active hydrofoils, which can be adjusted during different races, can provide even greater benefits by allowing the…

September 1, 2022

On the final days of our Madeira adventure we traveled to the island of Porto Santo. Here we competed in the last sprint and endurance part of the race. On the sprint we managed to finish in a quick 20.08 seconds. During the endurance we unfortunately encountered some tough weather conditions, due to big waves…

August 27, 2022

Another great day of racing. Today we started off with the endurance race which proved our boat to be reliable even on longer distances! We ended the day with a 1 vs 1 match race vs Técnico Solar Boat

August 26, 2022

Just finished an amazing first day of solar boat racing. The boat felt amazing and we managed to put down a good score on the first event of the competition. Tomorrow we’ll take on Technico Solar Boat in some head to head competitions!

August 25, 2022

We have safely arrived to the beautiful island of Madeira after being invited over by Teechnico Solar Boat! Currently we are preparing the boat for the first race day tomorrow

July 25, 2022

After a year of hard working the first test day of our new solar boat had finally arrived. We are incredibly proud of the result and can’t wait to see how the boat behaves during a race! Watch a short clip here: