Impossible Robotics: REcYcLE rush robot demonstration

In the blog post ‘Engineering the future: Impossible Robotics‘, we introduced you to the young Dutch team that Victron Energy are delighted to sponsor.

On Monday Victron Energy R&D staff along with some of the team member’s families and team coach Henk van der Wal, were first given a presentation and then a demonstration of the Impossible Robotics REcYcLE rush robot in action. Sticking with competition rules, the team had until midnight on Monday to finalise their design. Here are some photos and a video from their demonstration day.

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Victron Energy sales team

Victron Energy people: Who is who?

As the Victron Blog and Victron Live expand, it’s good to see more and more folk engaging in dialogue with the use of DISQUS comments. Thanks to you all.

It occurred to us though, that out here on the net, people are just names in the ether and it might be nice to have some insight into who you are speaking to. For instance the headline image above, taken in November 2014, shows the Victron Energy sales team – but who is who and what do they do?

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Victron partner Oceanvolt award: Helsinki International Boat Show 2015

This news is literally hot off the press.

Victron partner Oceanvolt’s boat, the Arcona 380Z (Zero emissions) has won ‘Boat of the year 2015’, at the Helsinki International Boat Show. The show is still in progress until Sunday and Oceanvolt staff are naturally very busy, so further details will follow in a more comprehensive post.

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