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COGNIZANT IS THE PRIME PARTNER OF THE DELFT HYPERLOOP TEAM
 
 
 
 
 

HYPERLOOP BY SPACEX


Cognizant is the Prime Partner of the Delft Hyperloop team by Delft University of Technology. This Dutch team of 37 students is selected to participate in the 2018 Hyperloop Pod Competition by Elon Musk’s SpaceX this summer in California, U.S.

SpaceX is revolutionising terrestrial transportation through its Hyperloop service. Since the release of the Hyperloop whitepaper by Elon Musk there has been an enormous amount of interest in the Hyperloop concept. The idea is to travel in a low pressure tube with reduced air resistance. By doing this, transport will become cheaper, more efficient and faster than air planes.

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Students all over the world are challenged by SpaceX to compete in the Hyperloop competition. SpaceX has built a half-size tube, where student teams have built half-size Hyperloop Pods. The project has already aroused a lot of interest globally. This will lead to a lot of exposure to young, aspiring engineers, along with countless technology companies. The first competition was completed in January 2017 and the Delft Hyperloop team from the Delft University of Technology won the first overall price.


THE DELFT HYPERLOOP TEAM