Saskatchewan Polytechnic News
Building the Ultra-Efficient DriveCommunications and Marketing - October 3, 2018
You’d drive a car made with a lawn chair, a dismantled drill, a 3D printer and some recycled hockey sticks, right? Benjamin Esquirol and his buddies from Saskatchewan Polytechnic sure would ... in fact they did! Welcome to Shell Eco-marathon, where young people from around the world build and drive ultra-energy-efficient vehicles towards a more sustainable future. This Great Big Story was made possible by Shell.
Saskatchewan Polytechnic eco car finishes second at international competitionCommunications and Marketing - July 10, 2018
July 11, 2018 – Competing against students from around the world, Saskatchewan Polytechnic finished second at the Shell Eco-marathon Drivers’ World Championship in London, England, July 8, 2018.
Sask Polytech students win big on the racetrackCommunications and Marketing - May 16, 2018
Saskatchewan Polytechnic students have proven they have what it takes on the raceway. The SaskEco Urban Concept car finished in second place at the Shell Eco-marathon Americas Challenge at Sonoma Raceway in California in April. This win also means these Sask Polytech students become the first Canadian team to earn a spot in the final competition in London, England this July.
CAE, City of Moose Jaw and Saskatchewan Polytechnic sign drone MOUCommunications and Marketing - May 11, 2018
May 11, 2018 – CAE, the City of Moose Jaw and Saskatchewan Polytechnic signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) today that will explore the development of an Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) training program at Sask Polytech’s Moose Jaw Campus.
Students achieve success in national and international space design competitionsCommunications and Marketing - May 2, 2018
In what will be Saskatchewan’s first student-designed satellite mission, a University of Saskatchewan-led space design team has been chosen by the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) to design, build, launch and operate a small cube-shaped research satellite for launch by rocket in 2022.
Government of Canada invests in Saskatchewan innovation, training and economic development initiativesCommunications and Marketing - April 27, 2018
Funding under WDP to purchase equipment for two projects: creating a certified testing and prototyping bio-material training facility at its Innovative Manufacturing Centre in Regina, and creating a 3D printing and additive manufacturing facility at its Innovative Manufacturing Centre in Saskatoon.