Since we are a non-profit student team, we require support from some very generous companies and institutions to get us to where we need to go (quite literally).
Our current supporters are listed below.
Delft University of Technology is the home grounds of Formula Student Team Delft. The team is housed in the university's D:Dream hall, where other student groups like ours work tirelessly to make their dream projects reality. The TU Delft provides the team with office space, workshops, and machines. With their support we can put engineering theory into practice.
Volkswagen is the leading car manufacturer in Europe, with a clear and ambitious vision towards a more sustainable automotive future. The electric editions of Volkswagen Up and Volkswagen Golf are a testament to their innovation and determination. Formula Student Team Delft is proud to have Volkswagen, with its future oriented vision, as a partner.
tbp is a company very well known for their work on a wide range of printed circuit boards. With the assistance of their highly experienced engineers, our team is able to design our own individual PCB's. tbp's unique, logistics-and-testing-oriented approach, spanning the entire design and production process, leads towards an excellent final product. The aid provided to us by tbp is a crucial part of the car construction process.
Vredestein designs, manufactures and sells high-quality tyres, with offices and production locations in countries all over the world. Vredestein allows our team to design bespoke tires, both in terms of composition and dimension, tailored specifically towards the requirements of a Formula Student racer. Due to the high degree of autonomy provided to us by Vredestein, the unique tyres and wheels we design drive us to the very top of Formula Student.
State of the art racing engines, components and control electronics are our main focus at Elmer Racing. We also use our design and manufacturing skills to aid customers in their complex 5+ axis cnc-needs, as well as composite prototype manufacturing. We're constantly on the lookout for new design and manufacturing challenges, and highly capable personnel. Creators of the extremely high power-to-mass ratio Thor racing engine, and very capable XEMS control electronics package
Dassault Systèmes provides FS Team Delft with CAD (Computer Aided Design) and FEM (Finite Element Method) software, with the help of which every part of our racer is designed. Due to the elegance and internal complexity of these programs, 70 engineers work in tandem to construct one of the most competitive Formula Student machines in the world.
Just like our team, Brunel is a company that began its life in Delft, and since 1975 has grown into one of the world leaders in temporary employment, offering prospects in engineering, IT, finance, marketing, and legal careers. Their addition to our partner list this year is an enormous benefit to Formula Student Team Delft, and we look forward to a long and successful partnership.
Over the past forty years, Kusters Precision Parts has become an important supplier in the precision machining industry. On a daily basis, they deliver high-quality, fine-mechanical components of the most diverse types of metal and synthetic resin to various renowned international companies, and, of course, racing parts to FS Team Delft.
SILICON is a trendsetter and market leader in the metalwork industry. By producing top-quality refractory anchors and anchoring systems and the use of our ultra-modern, unique and patented technology through Rapid Arc Welding services, SILICON provides durable installations in the petrochemical, steel, energy, cement and shipbuilding industry.
We are the world’s leading Geo-data specialist, collecting and analysing comprehensive information about the Earth and the structures built upon it. Through integrated data acquisition, analysis and advice, we unlock insights from Geo-data to help our clients design, build and operate their assets in a safe, sustainable and efficient manner.
Altium is a multinational software corporation that focuses on electronics design systems for 3D PCB design and embedded system development. Altium products are found everywhere from world leading electronic design teams to the grassroots electronic design community. Their top-of-the-line PCB design software ensures our cars can think as fast as they can drive.
GL Precision is a machining expert, and it is their machines that produce the incredible wheel hubs for the DUT racecar. Due to the large diameter of the part and the high precision needed for the bearings, this makes it one of the most difficult parts of the project, but GL precision is always up to the challenge.
PRE designs innovative power electronics were the optimum solution is our prime goal. More than 30 years of experience and collaboration with carefully selected partners result that we welcome each challenge. We are the Power developers!
PRE is helping us with our tailormade chargers for the DUT20D and DUT20E. With PRE, we always have an optimally charged accumulator which gives us all the power we need to race our cars!
IWE is the official importer of OMAX water cutting machines for the entire Benelux. OMAX is the only fabricant who is developing and producing their water cutting machines, high-pressure pumps and software themselves.
IWE helps us with almost all the water cutting for our car. The flexibility and expertise of IWE make them a valuable partner.