The BetonBrouwers is a group of students who are not afraid to get their hands dirty. Within our team, creativity and innovation are combined with a lot of fun to create the best concrete canoes there can be. Since 2007 the BetonBrouwers form the constructive branch of ConcepT, the study association for Civil Engineering students at the University of Twente in the Netherlands. On this website you can find background information about our committee, the applied ConcepTs and pictures & movies of the past years.
This Saturday on May 30 we will be showing our skills at the BKR NL in Rotterdam. This year we actually had a lot to do during our preparations. First of all, we developed a new design and thereby created a new mould. Which we hope that gives our canoes a little more speed and […]
The season of 2014 had only one event for us to show our talents. This event was the Dutch Concrete Canoe Challenge, which this year was held in the nearby city of Almelo and organized by the Netwerkschool Twente which is part of the ROC of Twente. It turned out to be a very satisfactory […]
As we hoped and might expected the success of the past years continued in season 2013. The BetonBrouwers attended two events, the Dutch Concrete Canoe Challenge in Utrecht and the BetonKanu-Regatta in Nürnberg. In both events a lot of prizes were won, but the most important were the 5 first prizes and the sustainability award […]
During the Dutch Concrete Canoe Challenge 2012, organized by students of Windesheim, the BetonBrouwers scored an unique result. For the fifth year in succession the BetonBrouwer concrete canoe delegation proved to be the strongest: in all speed categories the gold medal was won. In addition the BetonBrouwers also won the sustainability award. The 35th edition […]
In the weekend of 21 and 22 April the BetonBrouwers competed in the Challenge Canoë Béton in Saint-Laurent-Blangy (Northern France). It had been quite a while since the last concrete canoe challenge in France, therefore it was the first time in the history of the BetonBrouwers that we competed on French soil. In the challenge […]