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Maarten Timmer

Product designer @ Spark design & innovation | Freelance motorcycle designer @ MTD

Rotterdam, Netherlands
Work Experience
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Oct 2010
Product designer
Working as a product designer in the Spark Design studio. Main tasks;
- Design and development of both constructive and design solutions and concepts.
- Visualizing designs and design details.
- Development of prototypes and test models of the designs.
- Engineering the designs; development of CAD models and technical drawings.
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Jul 2009
Freelance motorcycle designer
The activities of MTD focus on the design and development of motorcycles, and other projects related to the motorcycle and automotive industry.

The products are developed according to a complete design process; ideation, idea sketching, concept development, technical detailing, prototyping and production.
Delft, Netherlands
Sep 2002Jul 2009
Delft University of Technology
Master of Science | Product Design
Interesting projects
- Transportation Design Master thesis; Design of an electrical powered super-sport motorcycle. (Finished July 3rd 2009). The VertiGO project was completed with a full scale visual model of the motorcycle. This project was elaborated in cooperation with the faculty of Industrial Design Engineering of the Delft University and with StarTwin; motorcycle dealer in Loenen, the Netherlands.


Internship Motor Centrum Terneuzen. Acquiring knowledge on motorcycle technology in the workshop and in MCT's Dutch Superbike team. 

- Design project for Ducati Motor Holding S.p.A. Project content is currently confidential. Project acquired by Maarten Timmer, and executed in a team of six.

- Internship Angelini Design, (Padova Italy) Designing a concept for a `rally' inspired car for an external company and completed with a 1:5 clay model.
English (Advanced), Dutch (Native), Italian (Beginner), German (Conversational)