Industrial engineering

Flevoland has a strong cluster of companies specialized in composites: super-strong, lightweight compositions of fibers and resins. The development of new materials and applications is their core-business. An example of this new technology is the production of parts of the Joint Strike Fighter, where the use of composites can lead to a significant reduction in the weight of these fighter planes.

    • mechanical engineering
    • aerospace
    • electrical engineering
    • composites engineering
    • machinery and tools



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