Dr.-Ing Alexander Bormann
Aeronautical engineer, became an expert for tower design in 1993. Specialties: Fatigue, dynamics of structures and materials.
Dipl.-Des. Christian Gebhardt
industrial designer, successful kite pilot for over 20 years, speed kite world record holder. Co-initiator of EnerKite in 2002. Main responsibility: Wing design.
Dipl.-Ing. Stefan Skutnik
Aeronautical engineer, universal expert for aerodynamics, electrical engineering, IT and just about everything else.
Dipl.-Ing. Peter Kövesdi
Mechanical engineer, „Constructeur Creatíf“ at EnerKite since 2007. Specialty: Winches and gearing.
Dipl.-Math. Max Ranneberg
Mathematician, simulation and control
expert for bookkeeping and more...
DUT GTE Laurent Sirizzotti
Lab and kite technician
Hauke Herschel, M.Eng.
mechanical design and tests
Burkhard Rieck, M.Sc.
measurement and electronics
Dipl.-Des., Dipl.-Ing. Florian Breipohl
Wing design and wing construction
Ashwin Candade, M.Sc.
Aeronautical Engineer. Early stage researcher in EU AWESCO Project. Performance, Cost and Risk Modeling and Optimization
Jonna Beland, M.Eng.
Renewable Energy Systems and Business Case Development
Student assistant, rope technics
20 years of interdisciplinary expertise, respect for the environment and technology and the art of achieving inconceivable goals in suitable steps characterise the holistic way of thinking and working at EnerKite. EnerKite works on the lasting success of its products and services and is dedicated to respectful cooperation with partners and suppliers. New ideas are implemented and led to maturity by keeping functionality as well as practicality in mind. Transparency, networking, solution-oriented processes and fair exchange are the cornerstones our work ethic.
Selected Milestones and References of the Team
Tower Concepts for MW WEA
CL Flight Science
1998 - 2003
Initial Kite Development
2002 - 2005
Autopilot for Hot-air Balloons
2005 - 2009