We are working towards a sustainable future
By investing we ensure growth and continued improvement. We invest not only in our people and our relations with customers and suppliers, but also in a sustainable and promising future.
We sponsor diverse projects from students at technical universities and universities of applied science. This means we are not only involved in technical innovations, but also actively shape a sustainable future. This page details three of the projects that we are delighted to support.
Formula Student Team Delft’s racing car on the photo is 100% electric. This electric racing car accelerates from 0 to 100 km/hour in 2.2 seconds with four electromotors that together supply 187 HP (specifications from 2017 model). We like to sponsor these kind of projects, which combine innovation, sustainability and obtaining knowledge.Formula Student Team Delft website
Solar Team Twente is a team of students from Saxion University of Applied Sciences and the University of Twente (UTwente). The multi-disciplinary team has built a solar-powered car, the RED. Every year they venture on the Australian roads during the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge. The car gets better, faster and more economical every year. Working together towards to a world that is all about cheap and clean energy: the light from the sun.Solar Team Twente website
This team of students at Technical University Delft (TU Delft) is constructing an exoskeleton that ultimately will enable paraplegic patients to walk again. There are many challenges, including those involving motorisation and weight saving. The exoskeleton is tested each year during a special obstacle course.Project March website
SmartBin puts everything on scales: from trays to pallets. SmartBin is a wireless or a cabled solution and suitable for large warehouses and at production locations. SmartBin checks consumption and orders automatically.