This is the Drone 1-001-1 - a marine drone equipped to collect the plastic
waste into a trash vortex. Indeed, with an active team of people on a boat
and an army of drones, this vehicle will catch plastic in order to recycle it
and help to 'clean' the oceans.
Client: Veolia (only for the project purposes)
Creative Field(s): Concept Design, Transportation Design
Type: School Project
Thanks to a sonar, the drone communicate with the others drones to improve the collect.
An infra-sound system hep the engine to move away the fishes.
The drone is autonomous and can stay almost 2 weeks underwater,
thanks to high powered rechargeable batteries.
The recovery of the drone is done by a boat for sorting and recycling.
Credits: Design - Elie Ahovi, Adrien Lefebvre, Philomène Lambaere,
Marion Wipliez, Quentin Sorel, Benjamin Lemoal