Engineers of Innovation
Alumni association of the Engineering programme at the University of Applied Sciences Amsterdam
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…
After successfully repairing the motor driver last night and participating in the Match Race earlier this morning. Trouble struck us again today. During the testing and adjusting our hydrofoil settings today we suddenly lost the ability to steer. Immediately after lifting the boat out of the water the problem was obvious. We have fixed the Read more…