Rousseau has sponsored this team of students from Laval University since 2009. Their goal is to produce the most economical single-seater vehicle possible. Alerion Supermileage actually holds the North American record for gas consumption efficiency for this type of vehicle. They have made a single liter of gas last for 1,525 km! Rousseau is very proud to support this team's projects and its participation in international competitions.
Every year, the Baja team from École de Technologie Supérieure takes part in events organized by the SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers). The engineering students have to design and build a single-seater amphibious vehicle for these competitions. Rousseau supports the team by offering a clean, organized and safe work space so they can develop their car in an optimal environment.
The Baja team from Université Laval comprises some 30 students from the Faculty of Science and Engineering. The team enters several local and international competitions with its all-terrain vehicle. This vehicle is designed, financed and built by the student team. Rousseau supports the project every year and helps the team to bring out the best performance in its vehicle.
The Chinook ÉTS team develops and manufactures vehicles fueled by wind energy. These students combine their experience and knowledge every year to achieve great results in international competitions. Rousseau contributes to their success by providing storage products for these events.
Capra is a science club comprising students from École de technologie supérieure in Montreal. Their project involves designing and building autonomous ground vehicles that can move around in unknown territory. Club Capra helps its members improve their skills and knowledge in their chosen field of study. Rousseau proudly supports Club Capra!
Rousseau has been the official storage solutions supplier to Darwin Motorcycles for several years. In this time, we have built a strong partnership with this manufacturer of high quality, unique and custom-made motorcycles. As well as custom motorcycles, Darwin Motorcycles also offers kits so enthusiasts can build their own bikes in different stages.
Consisting of engineering students from the Cégep du Vieux-Montréal, the CVM Motorsports project aims to design, build and test prototype cars for amateur racing drivers. Each year, the FSAE competition tests their car's performance against those of other schools. Rousseau helps the team achieve success by providing products that ensure their work environments are tidy and efficient.
Mutrac is a project involving students from the Bioresource Engineering Department at McGill University. Their goal is to build miniature tractors and compare their performance to other tractors built by students of North American universities. Rousseau proudly supports this group of students by providing them with storage products for their competitions.
Northern Maine Community College, located in Presque Isle, ME, provides teaching courses in various fields including one dedicated to operating state-of the-art manufacturing machines. Rousseau supports this training center by providing CNC tool storage products.
Since 2009, the Poly eRacing team from Polytechnique Montréal has been building single-seater electric vehicles to compete in international Formula SAE competitions. As well as taking part in these events, the project also aims to create a new generation of skilled engineers who respect the environment. Rousseau is proud to support these engineers of tomorrow.
With more than 20 years in the field of motor racing, the Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing team takes part in many events every year, including the popular Indianapolis 500. Bobby Rahal, one of the co-owners of the racing team, was crowned champion of the event in 1986. Rousseau is now the official toolbox supplier for Rahal Letterman Lanigan.
The RockÉTS team manufactures two high-power rockets to compete in the annual ESRA (Experimental Sounding Rocket Association) competition. Each year, this group of future engineers works tirelessly to maximize the performance of their rockets and win a place on the podium. The team relies on Rousseau products to safely and efficiently store its tools and equipment.
Rousseau is a proud sponsor of Avion Cargo. The Avion Cargo team designs and builds remote-controlled aircraft to participate in SAE's Aerodesign competitions. These students from École Polytechnique de Montréal aim to make the most efficient aircraft possible and carrying the largest payload. New challenges are presented to the team every year, which they tackle with relish.
The École polytechnique de Montréal SAE Baja team—or Mudbees—designs, manufactures, assembles and tests single-seater prototype vehicles. They are designed to withstand the worst possible driving conditions, which the team has to face every year at the SAE's Mini-Baja competition. Rousseau proudly supports this project, which promotes not only vehicle manufacture, but also management skills, team work, attention to detail and other useful skills for the labour market.
Saleen is a US high-performance sport and road car manufacturer. The marque has been synonymous with quality since its beginnings and many of its cars have featured in movies and video games. In addition to cars, Saleen also markets a wide range of performance parts. Rousseau Metal is a proud partner of Saleen and is also its official supplier of toolboxes.
Rousseau has been sponsoring Simon Dion-Viens for several years. A racing driver for over 10 years, he was crowned GT-1 Champion of Quebec in 2008, 2009 and 2010, as well as Canadian Touring Car series runner-up in the B-Spec class in 2012. Simon Dion-Viens uses Rousseau products in competitions across Canada.
For more than 25 years, Formula SAE students at Laval University have been working together to design and build single-seater racing cars for international competitions. Rousseau is proud to sponsor these enthusiasts and to help create a clean, organized and safe work environment for them.
Consisting mainly of students from the Bachelor's program in agri-environmental engineering, the Ultrac team designs and manufactures miniature tractors for North American tractor pulling competitions. The project helps future engineers to develop essential skills. Rousseau is proud to support this team by providing storage products for their competitions.