Jason Utgaard's Portfolio

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Liberty Lifter Seaplane

During an internship at DLBA Naval Architects, I got the chance to work on the Liberty Lifter seaplane for DARPA and other projects in the naval architecture field. The nature of these projects prevents techincal information from being presented here.


Auto Body

I enjoy working with my hands and have done many projects in the past from auto body to transmission and engine work.


PERSEUS Luxury Yacht

During my senior capstone project, my team members and I designed and outfitted a 50m luxury yacht. The image above is a rendering done with Rhino 7.


Scion tC Restoration

This was a project to completely revive what is now my daily driver. This was one of the longest projects I have done, but was very rewarding in the end.


Semi-Planing Model Towing Tank Test

As part of the capstone project, my team members and I created a semi-planing foam model and ran it through the Virginia Tech Towing Tank.


Woodworking and Laser Printing

I have completed many woodworking and laser printing projects. Click to see more images.


Virginia Tech Wind Turbine Team

Team at Virginia Tech that focused on applying theory to the design of a model wind turbine



Yamaha Waverunner Rebuild


Boat Rebuild

Fishing boat restoration and rebuild.

About Me

Welcome to my portfolio website. I graduated from Virginia Tech in May 2023 with a Bachelor of Science in Ocean Engineering and a double major in Aerospace Engineering. I created this page with the intent to showcase the various projects that I have either completed myself, or have been involved in..

Technical Skills

  • MATLAB - High Fluency
  • AutoCAD
  • Rhino 7
  • Microsoft VBA
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Simerics CFD
  • ORCA3d
  • Microsoft Office
  • Python

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