TU/ecomotive would not exist if it was not for our partners. They provide us with an office, equipment and knowledge. We have partners in almost every discipline of our project, not just electronics and mechanics but also help with planning, team structure and communication. All our partners and what they are contributing to our team to fulfill our goals can be found on this page.
Eindhoven University of technology is the home institution of TU/ecomotive and supports us in every way. Helping us since the creation of TU/ecomotive four years ago. Giving us a place to create and build our car, aid, expertise and promotion.
The second largest province in the Netherlands, home of the smartest region in the world: Brainport. One of our most trusted partners, assisting in reaching important people, connecting us and promoting us on international level.
NXP Semiconductors Enables secure connections and infrastructure for a smarter world, advancing solutions that make lives easier, better and safer. As the world leader in secure connectivity solutions for embedded applications, NXP is driving innovation in the secure connected vehicle, end-to-end security & privacy and smart connected solutions markets. Built on more than 60 years of combined experience and expertise, the company has 45,000 employees in more than 35 countries.
BICON Laboratories, equipment as well as staff, can respond adequately to almost all your EMC-requirements in standard or customer specific conditions. We can conduct tests in all stages of a development process, from simple component tests, conformity of production tests to complete compliance programs. BICON helps us testing the EMC properties of our vehicle and advise us on designing techniques that minimalize electronic interference.
Brunel is a global business service provider, specializing in project management, secondment and consultancy in the fields of Engineering, IT, Finance & Risk, Insurance & Banking, Legal, Marketing & Communication, HR and all disciplines in the oil and gas industry. Since its foundation in 1975, Brunel has developed into an international group with more than 10,000 employees. Brunel operates from its own international network with 97 offices in 35 countries. Brunel International NV is listed on Euronext Amsterdam NV and is included in the Small Cap Index (AScX).
Cleantron is our battery pack supplier. Together with them we are creating a battery management system to control and use multiple battery packs at once.
In 1993 DocPoint was founded, specializing in technical documentation and training. In 2002 Van Dulmen CAD illustrations and DocPoint merged and chose the new name DDCom. The merger is a company with a rich knowledge and experience in all areas of information transmission.
Delta Elektronika B.V. designs and produces reliable DC power supplies since 1959. Delta supplied us with a very nice power supply to test our engines thoroughly so EM-04 will always perform on the road
Driessen Autogroep offers a total solution for mobility problems by selling, renting, repairing and insuring cars. Driessen kindly offered their service to us and lends us cars to go to partners and events.
We distinguish ourselves with a wide spread of activities from which clients will be relieved from A to Z. Reliability, vigour, safety, environment and continuity is what we think are important characteristics of our clients. We are situated in four places in the Netherlands and Belgium, working with more than 350 employers in the Benelux.
Kaneka Belgium is an innovation-based chemical company active in the field of functional and expandable plastics. Ever since the establishment in 1970 as the first overseas subsidiary of the Japanese chemical company Kaneka Corporation, Kaneka is supplying various industries with high-quality specialty chemicals. Globally, Kaneka’s business activities span a broad spectrum of markets, from chemicals, functional and foamed plastics, food products and life science products to electronic products and synthetic fibers.
Since 1968, Mikrocentrum has been the knowledge and network organization for innovative and knowledge-intensive technology sectors and supports businesses and professionals through: extending knowledge, expanding networks, improving business processes, facilitating business profiling and by strengthen their competitiveness.
Van Wees has been producing machines for the textile industry since 1945 resulting in a tremendous amount of knowhow. In close cooperation with their customers this leads to intelligent machines and processes that they use to open up new markets. In their engineering department and Research and Technology Center (R&TC) they develop machines, new products and process technologies to be able to deliver a complementary range of machines for a production line. Van Wees facilitates the production of flax UD-tapes that are required for the production of our car.
With over 50 years of experience in fabricating fine metal work that has been of value to various branches of industry, Phoenix 3D Metaal is the preferred partner when it comes to innovative and cost efficient design and production of double curved sheet metal. Phoenix 3D Metaal developed its unique capabilities in the field of sheet metal forming with the rubber pad pressing technology and made it applicable to the overall industrial supply. Phoenix 3D Metaal supports TU/ecomotive with the design and production of lightweight motor casing parts.
Automotive Campus is the national and international hotspot, meeting point and place of business in the field of automotive and smart mobility. Making sure we achieve our goals by supporting us in multiple ways and giving us a place to fabricate our body
Bax metaal is a company with ambitions and achievement-oriented, that made us a reliable partner in the metal branch. Our approach is a tight schedule and a high quality to price ratio. We deliver personal solutions in the form of plates and tubing in (stainless) steel and aluminium. Bax metaal will deliver the casings for our electrics.
Bcomp has established itself as a renowned supplier of high-performance, sustainable materials in the Sports and Leisure industry, developing proprietary lightweight solutions made from renewable materials. Thanks to its innovative products and outstanding branding, the company has built a large international customer portfolio and a strong reputation worldwide. After successfully establishing its products in its entry markets, Bcomp has started its expansion into the mobility sector, focusing on motorsports, automotive interior- and aerospace sectors.
For over 25 years GBO Innovation makers have worked on our clients’ success by developing & realizing outstanding products from four services: Graphics & Brand Communication; Design & Product Engineering; Production & Logistics; Projects & Full Service Development.
HELLA develops and manufactures lighting technology and electronic components and systems for the automotive industry, and also has one of the largest trade organizations for vehicle parts, accessories, diagnosis and services within Europe. HELLA supplies TU/ecomotive with sustainable and efficient vehicle lighting, such as headlamps, rear lamps and stop lamps.
Howdo, a creative communication office in every direction. We call it a 360 degree communication: cross media and in every way imaginable. Every day again, thinking, designing and realising with passion, enthusiasm and a dose of humor. Helping us to communicate our work to the world.
LTB Machinebouw en Apparatenbouw is a solid company that was founded in 1989 and specializes in producing small to medium series (1 to 100 pieces). Typically, the direct contacts with customers, speed of work and the punctual fulfillment of agreements and delivery times are the strengths.
SABIC is one of the world’s largest plastics and chemical manufacturers and is active in almost every imaginable sector. SABIC, a long-time partner of ours, has again supplied us with plastic for the windows and technical support.
A family business with the goal to be the optimal graphics partner for her customers and deliver them with all the paperwork they need. Another long term and well appreciated partner, supplying TU/ecomotive with well needed promoting materials.
Teclab is an education lab, which trains student to use high-tech equipment. To train the students they use assignments from companies in the Brainport region. Teclab makes our rear hubs and suspension components to train their students. This collaboration is a win win situation. Teclab can use our design to train and we get our parts to create Lina.
Würth is the world market leader in the trade with connecting, assembly and fastening materials. Würth supplied us with the needed tools to combine all the components into one complete vehicle.
De Wit Electronics (DWE) designs, manufactures and supplies emergency power systems, emergency lighting systems, built-in AC/DC power supplies (both linear and HF switched), DC/DC converters, DC/AC inverters, and voltage monitoring systems. They also develop custom systems specifically tailored to customers’ requirements. DWE supplies us with two DC/DC converters to make sure all the electrical systems in Lina work properly.
MCB is part of the international MCB Group. As distributor and service center, MCB is not just a supplier but a significant partner of the metal processing industry. Over the last 75 years MCB has transformed to a leading supplier with a strong collaboration with customers as first objective. The product groups are not limited to only a few but MCB includes an broad range of pipes, plates and profiles.