Barnhoorn presents during the NVvE conference

April 7, 2009

'Ergonomics is still an integral part of the design process at Spark', according to Spark Director Robert Barnhoorn during his presentation at the Dutch Association of Ergonomics conference ‘Top performances - Ergonomics in progress ‘09'.

Ergonomics integral to Spark design process
Barnhoorn explained this in the context of a number of exciting Spark projects: a Braille display, a device for tilting a wheelchair, a horse saddle and the PAL-V flying car which Spark is currently working on.

Based on Barnhoorn's presentation, two articles have been published in the Journal of Ergonomics, April 2009:
Article about Unite horse saddle
Article about wheelchair tilting device