b'Engineer Innovation | FAiersrotss paancde record breakersFirsts and record breakersThese are very difficult and strangethat can take off vertically and switch times, and I wanted to extend myto flying horizontally, whilst carrying thoughts and well wishes to you anda payload of 16kilograms for eight hope that you and your family are safehours. Clean Motion designed and and well.I am fortunate in my rolebuilt an electric tuk-tuk and then went that I receive one of the first copies offurther by designing a micro-factory Engineer Innovation, I need to read theto take manufacturing local. And stories to write this introduction. AndElectraMeccanicas SOLO which went what really struck me in this issue, is thefrom concept design to production in firsts and record breakers showcasingjust eight months.their successes and how Simcenter has supported them along the way. Engineers continuing to challenge the Siemens PLM Softwarestatus-quo with innovations to deliver We kick off this issue with a record- solutions to our everyday challenges, breaking diesel engine from Wrtsil,and quickly.the most economical diesel engine ever built. CO2 emissions from shippingLastly I was struck by the extraordinary Jan Leuridan contribute 3 percent to total globalparallels between the Apollo 13 mission Senior Vice President greenhouse gas emissions and growing;and Team INEOS UKs Americas Cup Simulation and Test Solutions innovations like this become critical.dreams. Separated by 50 years, and Another record-breaker is the Danielarguably 200,000 miles, the use of K Inouye Solar Telescope, the worldsdigital twins to simulate real situations largest solar telescope, which has thewhether they be unrealised or opposite problem, too much energy ininaccessible shows the extent of human the form of heat to be dissipated. achievement. As ever the Simcenter team are incredibly proud to be part of Other notable firsts in this issue areour customers success. nMartin UAV who have launched a drone 2'