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Inspirations 2015

Engineering Inspirations
Judging taking place at the competition in the T2 hangar at Elvington

The prestigious Inspirations Education Showcase took place at the Yorkshire Air Museum on Thursday 25th June.

Solar boat challenge Cups and trophies Digger challenge Crazy Cycles

Overall Winner

The overall winner this year, taking the Sir George Cayley Cup to York College was Callum Finn with his Gas Sensing Prototype Vehicle.

Callum Finn's Gas Sensing Prototype Vehicle, Overall Winner, Engineering Inspirations 2015

Callum Finn's Gas Sensing Prototype Vehicle, Overall Winner, Engineering Inspirations 2015

Click here to see all the project entries for the 2015 event.

Winners

Post 16 Adventurers Challenge Award

picture of Hospital StepsHospital Steps

A Set Of Steps For The Children's Development Centre At York Hospital To Assist Paediatic Physiotherapists Teaching Children To Climb Stairs

Hannah Whitehouse
St Peter's School
 

Pre 16 Adventurers Challenge Award

picture of Rocking DeckchairRocking Deckchair

Millie Bills
The Mount School
 

Merchant Adventurers, Most Creative Idea Award

picture of Gas Sensing Prototype VehicleGas Sensing Prototype Vehicle

Design & Manufacture Of An Automated Device To Detect A Range Of Toxic Gas Types And Vapours. The TMG For This Device Are Companies Who May Have Gas Leaks Or Homeowners Who May Want To Feel Safer In Their Homes e.g. Carbon Monoxide

Callum Finn
York College
 

Engineering Award, KS5

picture of P I V2 ShuttleP I V2 Shuttle

A Revolutionary Weather Balloon Shuttle

Alejandro Perez-Llabata
St. Aidan's & St. John Fisher Associated Sixth Form
 

Design Award, KS3

picture of Fera ChallengeFera Challenge

Rhianna Boiston, Lucy Ward, Isabelle Bowker, Nicole Elsey, Jessica Ramsey, Amy Woollen, Chloe Sampler, Ellie Moughan, Georgia Lambert
Selby High School
 

Design Award, KS4

picture of Japanese FountainJapanese Fountain

Stainless Steel Fountain Inspired by Japanese Culture

Matthew Neal
St Augustine's School
 

Design Award, KS5

picture of Hospital StepsHospital Steps

A Set Of Steps For The Children's Development Centre At York Hospital To Assist Paediatic Physiotherapists Teaching Children To Climb Stairs

Hannah Whitehouse
St Peter's School
 

Textiles Award, KS4

picture of Peruvian Inspired SkirtPeruvian Inspired Skirt

Peruvian inspired skirt with computer embroidery

Ella Gridley
St Augustine's School
 

Textiles Award, KS5

picture of Electronic Cycling JacketElectronic Cycling Jacket

Sophie Brown
The Mount School
 

Resistant Materials Award, KS3

picture of Jewellery ProjectJewellery Project

Necklace

Arabella Carvill-Belt
St Augustine's School
 

Resistant Materials Award, KS4

picture of Rocking DeckchairRocking Deckchair

Millie Bills
The Mount School
 

Resistant Materials Award, KS5

picture of Nursery Seating and Reading UnitNursery Seating and Reading Unit

Serene Chen
The Mount School
 

Out of School Activity/Hobby Award, KS3

picture of Memorial RoseMemorial Rose

Memorial Steel Rose

Brandon Clayton
St Augustine's School
 

Out of School Activity/Hobby Award, KS4

picture of HovercraftHovercraft

Hovercraft Powered Using Petrol-Powered Leaf Blower

Owen Fursdon-Glew, James Raley, Theo Bristow, Kyle Nicholson
Fulford School
 

Science, KS3

picture of Correlation Between Ingredients And Taste.Correlation Between Ingredients And Taste.

Comparing Different Types Of Yoghurt On A Taste Scale.

Evelyn Richards
Rossett School
 

Graphics, KS5

picture of UniteUnite

Community Centre Concept

Louis Watson
Archbishop Holgate's School
 

Electronics, KS5

picture of Gas Sensing Prototype VehicleGas Sensing Prototype Vehicle

Design & Manufacture Of An Automated Device To Detect A Range Of Toxic Gas Types And Vapours. The TMG For This Device Are Companies Who May Have Gas Leaks Or Homeowners Who May Want To Feel Safer In Their Homes e.g. Carbon Monoxide

Callum Finn
York College
 

KS3 Award (Sponsored by The Shepherd Group) (Innovation)

picture of Fera ChallengeFera Challenge

York High School
 

Award (Sponsored by DRAX Group plc) (Innovation)

picture of Adjustable Floor LampAdjustable Floor Lamp

Hand Made Adjustable Floor Lamp For An Artist's Studio

Lewis Small
The Grammar School at Leeds
 

Northern Gas Networks (Engineering Award)

picture of P I V2 ShuttleP I V2 Shuttle

A Revolutionary Weather Balloon Shuttle

Alejandro Perez-Llabata
St. Aidan's & St. John Fisher Associated Sixth Form
 

National Science and Engineering Competition Nomination

picture of Gas Sensing Prototype VehicleGas Sensing Prototype Vehicle

Design & Manufacture Of An Automated Device To Detect A Range Of Toxic Gas Types And Vapours. The TMG For This Device Are Companies Who May Have Gas Leaks Or Homeowners Who May Want To Feel Safer In Their Homes e.g. Carbon Monoxide

Callum Finn
York College
 

National Science and Engineering Competition Nomination

picture of P I V2 ShuttleP I V2 Shuttle

A Revolutionary Weather Balloon Shuttle

Alejandro Perez-Llabata
St. Aidan's & St. John Fisher Associated Sixth Form
 

National Science and Engineering Competition Nomination

picture of Hospital StepsHospital Steps

A Set Of Steps For The Children's Development Centre At York Hospital To Assist Paediatic Physiotherapists Teaching Children To Climb Stairs

Hannah Whitehouse
St Peter's School
 

National Science and Engineering Competition Nomination

picture of Fera ChallengeFera Challenge

Rhianna Boiston, Lucy Ward, Isabelle Bowker, Nicole Elsey, Jessica Ramsey, Amy Woollen, Chloe Sampler, Ellie Moughan, Georgia Lambert
Selby High School
 

National Science and Engineering Competition Nomination

picture of Electronic Cycling JacketElectronic Cycling Jacket

Sophie Brown
The Mount School
 

Solar Boat Awards

Runner Up (Aqua Force Class)

York High School
(Top Rudder)
Stephen Franklin, Owen Chappell, Kai Sellars

Winner (Aquaforce Class)

Archbishop Holgate School
Team: AHS1
Emily Etty, Elenor Cooper, Rowan Pollard, Siobhan Osman