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Watermark

First Place
Second Place
Third Place
People's Choice
Year:
2018
Category:
Senior
Ella Waterreus
Tauranga Girls' College

A buoy equipped with a GPS co-ordinate plotter and a thruster powered by solar energy.

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Pressure Sensing Steering Wheel Cover

2017
Junior
First Place
Second Place
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To stop texting while driving, this steering wheel cover senses when there is not enough pressure and will beep until both hands are back safely on the wheel. Emily won $1,000 and the opportunity to further develop her idea further during her invaluabe work experience at Locus Research, Beca and TiDA.

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Keep Left

2017
Junior
First Place
Second Place
Third Place

A phone app that helps to ensure that drivers unfamiliar with driving in New Zealand keep on the left side of the road.

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Offkuts

2018
Senior
First Place
Second Place
Third Place

Gender-neutral clothing, sustainably made from the waste fabric and offcuts produced by the fashion/textile industry.

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Compostabottle

2018
Junior
First Place
Second Place
Third Place

A sustainable bio-degradable bottle for cold liquids.

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