A Big thanks for Rabobank and the members whom voted for Engineers of innovation during the “Rabobank Club Support” competition. We will use the money for further development of our new solar boat!
Author: Dedier Chaigneau
The first layers of carbon fiber, peel-ply, bleeder and epoxy are under vacuum. Soon the sandwich material and further layers will follow.
Finally we can reveal our big news!Engineers of Innovation has begun building a new solarboat. For years we have walked around with the idea of designing our own boat and leave the V20 category. In the past couple of weeks with thanks to our members and sponsors this idea became a reality!
Last weekend we held our annual summer barbecue. During this event while enjoying the food and drinks we look back at the past year, make prospects for the future and reward members for all their efforts put into the society. It was another great event!
The last weeks we have been busy getting as many people acquainted with laminating as possible. All this experience will be required as we are building towards a large project. Stay posted for more news!
We are proud to announce TPSolar as our new sponsor! TPsolar believes that solar energy will play an important role in the future. That is why they develop ecologically responsible solar parks. As a family business, TPsolar shares the passion and motivation with Engineers of Innovation to contribute to making the Netherlands more sustainable. TPSolar…
Unfortunately the race weekend is over. We finished 4th overall and after a night talking to all other participants and sharing ideas it is time to head home again.
The endurance race has ended. Time to prepare for the 1 vs 1 races in which we compete against each of the other teams!!!
Raceday! Waiting for all the boats to be ready to start the first race of the day. The endurance race will be up first followed by the match races and the Sneek course. We are good to go!
This Saturday we will participate in a race organised by Spectrum Solarteam. The race will be held at the Sneekermeer and will consist of three element. We are particularly excited about the endurance race, the element in which our boat performs best.