Engineers of Innovation
Alumni association of the Engineering programme at the University of Applied Sciences Amsterdam
We just experienced a major setback. While preparing for the slalom and match races our front foil broke. Unfortunately, this is not something we can easily fix. Determined to continue racing we will sail the rest of competitions without foils. Unfortunately, this will greatly reduce our performance.
The first impression of the Solar & Energy Boat Challenge at the Yacht Club De Monaco.
We passed the technical inspection! We will now slowly start preparing for a test run this afternoon. During this run, we hope to perfect our hydrofoil settings for Monaco conditions.
It is 05:50, and we have just departed towards Monaco. Today we have an 800km drive planned towards our camping. Everyone is still in a good mood and excited for our first race in Monaco.
In the forthcoming weeks, we want to give you a behind the scenes look of our boat. The past year we did a great number of revisions on our electronics system. One of the most crucial parts was figuring out how to protect all these new electronic components. The pictures below show our MuPPeT and Read more…