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Monday, 17 December, 2018

News

A purchaser for the business and assets has now been secured, which will allow the project to continue.

Engineering News

Parametric Study

Friday, 12 March, 2010

News

There's been some new buzz words and acronyms in the Engineering Team recently, all lumped under the headings:

DoE and Parametric Study

DoE stands for Design of Experiments, but what does all that mean?

Education News

BLOODHOUND SSC at the Big Bang Science Fair 2010

Friday, 12 March, 2010

News

The BLOODHOUND team made a stunning appearance at the Big Bang Science Fair at Manchester Central.

What an exciting place to be - lots of activities for the visiting school parties; plenty of things to do, lots of noises - you can even have a go at welding chocolate!

Engineering News

The dreaded R word - The start of the steering wheel

Thursday, 18 February, 2010

News

by Hywel Vaughan.

Education News

SE Cornwall Schools engineering awareness

Thursday, 28 January, 2010

News

60 year 8 and 9 girls from schools in SE Cornwall (Torpoint, Saltash, Callington, Looe and Liskeard)  took part in a day of interactive activities to raise their awareness of engineering careers- all run by women engineers and scientists at Saltash College.  The girls rotated around three exciti

Education News

NFER Audit Report

Monday, 18 January, 2010

News

An independent audit of the first year's development of the Bloodhound Education Programme (BEP) was undertaken by the National Foundation for Educational Research (NFER) on behalf of the Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF), during the period from July to November 2009.

Education News

Priestlands School, Lymington

Wednesday, 13 January, 2010

News

At Priestlands we are using Bloodhound to inspire and further develop our year 8 project known as Jet Flyers. We have be evolving this project for the past few years using the ‘Mission’ TV documentary based on Thrust SSC.

Engineering News

The Wheel Story so far

Tuesday, 12 January, 2010

News

by Brian Coombs

The wheel is a very complicated component. It has to cope with very high loads applied to it, and has many other constraints imposed on its design.

Engineering News

Jet over Rocket configuration confirmed!

Monday, 23 November, 2009

News

The shape of BLOODHOUND SSC has evolved a long way from the original "Configuration 0" first thought up in August 2007. See the story of the configuration development here.

Press Release

1,000 mph car: The Adventure Builds

Monday, 23 November, 2009

News

One year on - major milestones achieved

The BLOODHOUND Project is the World Land Speed Record attempt designed to inspire young people to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM subjects).

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