FIRST STEAMworks 2017

 FIRST STEAMworks 2017

FIRST STEAMworks 2017 gives two alliances of three teams the chance to compete with their robots on the field by completing many different tasks to power their airships and gain ranking points. Teams must shoot “fuel” into a boiler, with gives steam to the airship in the middle of the field. Each team has one airship, powered by fuel and gears that the robots bring and the pilots in the airship load. Near the end of the match, each robots attempts to climb their ships and touch the pressure pad to gain an extra 50 points, so they’re ready for takeoff!




Durham District Event

Team 1360 was Rank 9 with a record of 7-6-1 and won the Industrial Design Award sponsored by General Motors.

McMaster University Event

Team 1360 was Rank 15 with a record of 6-8-0and won the Entrepreneurship Award sponsored by Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers.

FIRST Ontario Provincial Championship

Team 1360 was Rank 29 with a record of 6-5-0and won the following awards:

  • FIRST Dean’s List Finalist Award (Celeste Nantel)
  • Quality Award sponsored by Motorola Solutions Foundation