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


Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift Europe B.V.

“The Netherlands is an attractive, multi-cultural country with a high degree of tolerance. That enables outsiders to integrate quickly, and most Dutch people speak English. We have over forty nationalities working here: Dutch natives and ...

Giant Europe

“Giant Europe has had its head office in Lelystad since 1986, and at a highly visible location along the A6 motorway since 1996. Some aspects of bicycle production were also moved here. The Netherlands was selected as a location after Giant ...