These partners help us to create the car of the future


Eindhoven University of Technology



Rapid technological developments enhance the opportunities for realisation of our mission: sustainable energy for everyone. Eneco wants to accelerate the energy transition, with technology and innovation. The aim is to bring sustainable mobility closer to daily users. Therefore we work with Solar Team Eindhoven on smart solutions for 100% sustainable mobility.


NXP creates solutions that enable secure connections for a smarter world.


Brabant, Europe's heart of smart solutions. For foreign companies, entrepreneurs and students interested in working or studying in the Dutch region Brabant.


Axians is a VINCI Energies brand that offers a comprehensive range of ICT solutions and services spanning business applications, data analytics, enterprise networks, digital workspaces, datacenters, cloud service, telecommunications and cybersecurity. Axians supports its public and private sector customers in developing digital agile solutions that transform technology into real-world values.


Ericsson is a world leader in communications technology and services with more than 111,000 experts who provide customers in 180 countries with innovative solutions and services. Together we are building a more connected future where anyone and any industry is empowered to reach their full potential. Realization of this vision means progress in everyday life of billions of people, millions of businesses and a development towards a more inclusive, equitable and sustainable society. The development of a solar-powered family car brings this all together.


Neways Electronics is one of the top 10 EMS providers in Europe (Electronic Manufacturing Services) with subsidiaries in the Netherlands, Germany, Slovakia, the Czech Republic and China. The Group acts as a life cycle partner and offers the complete range of EMS services from the development of electronic assemblies and systems to after-sales services. Neways Electronics is listed on the Euronext Amsterdam stock exchange (symbol: NEWAY) and employs approximately 2.600 employees.

Metropool Regio Eindhoven



For over 20 years Boerboom Hout BV has been a reliable partner in the automotive industry. As a tier-two supplier for wood-based components in Trucks, Luxury Cars and Coaches we deliver High Quality, Performance and Innovation. We use technology and creativity to stay ahead of the competition. We are proud to present our company as a Silver Partner for the Solar Team Eindhoven.

VDL Group

VDL Group is an international industrial company focused on the development, production and sale of semi-finished products, buses & coaches and other finished products and the assembly of cars. It is a conglomerate of flexible, independent companies, each with its own speciality. The strength of VDL Groep lies in the mutual cooperation between the companies. Because of the involvement of VDL Groep in the innovative technological solutions as well as the automotive sector, VDL Group is partner of Solar Team Eindhoven.



TomTom empowers movement. Every day millions of people around the world depend on TomTom to make smarter decisions. We design and develop innovative products that make it easy for people to keep moving towards their goals. Best known for being a global leader in navigation and mapping products, TomTom also creates GPS sports watches, as well as state-of-the-art fleet management solutions and industry-leading location-based products. Our business consists of four customer-facing business units: Consumer, Automotive, Licensing and Telematics.


Smart Climate Opportunities

It takes courage to make ZERO the HERO and some damn Smart Technology. It requires courage and joined-up thinking to bring together industry, innovation and capital, and to make it easier for governments to accelerate the transition. It involves using technology in a proactive way: not spending billions on stopgap solutions, but turning climate change into climate chances. That’s what we do. We’re Smart Climate Opportunities: we accelerate the transition towards a sustainable economy by connecting industry, capital and science in the area’s of energy, food, water, products and materials.

Prodrive Technologies

Prodrive Technologies designs and manufactures cutting edge technology for the automotive industry, providing competitive electronic products for control systems, electric powertrains and telematics.



Ansys has pioneered the development and application of simulation methods to solve the most challenging product engineering problems.


IT Operations for high-end IT or IoT-platforms. Itility works from the vision that applications and the underlying infrastructure can be run as a factory: automated, uninterrupted, predictable, and scalable. This gives you a continuous innovation vehicle, while keeping all configurations under control. An Operations paradigm shift, based on software practices (infra-as-code) and predictive analytics. Itility helps setting up your analytics and infra-as-code automation layer for your brand-new IT Operations factory – by combining your platform building blocks with ours.


AkzoNobel creates everyday essentials to make people’s lives more liveable and inspiring. As a leading global paints and coatings company, our innovative products and sustainable technologies are designed to meet the growing demands of our fast-changing planet, while making life easier. Consistently ranked as a leader in sustainability, we are dedicated to energizing cities and communities while creating a protected, colorful world where life is improved by what we do.


DARE!! Is an accredited EMC test-lab with a specialization in automotive as well as a 'serial innovator' in terms of EMC measurement instruments and software. We are interested in innovators like Solar Team. The pleasant collaboration and the ultimate result have convinced us to join this challenge again this year!

Van Drenth

For Solar Team Eindhoven we supply the 3D MDF moulds for the carbon car components. Van Drenth has been for over fifty years a specialist and professional supplier in 2D and 3D design of (wooden) products. The supply of semi-finished or finished products mainly takes places in the furniture market. Other markets are interior & exterior and industry.


In the Benelux, Transfer is the supplier of Electronic Design Automation (EDA) systems like Altium Designer. Transfer contributes to the development of the electric car, by giving Solar Team Eindhoven the electronic-design-tools from Altium Designer and by training them to use it properly.

Driessen Autogroep

Driessen Autogroep fulfills all the mobility-wishes of the business car driver with it's business center. One-stop-shop for carefree driving.

VABO Composites

VABO is a high-quality manufacturing company with a high knowledge content. Our professionals are the key actors in the business! Our experienced professional team is a guarantee for the realization of composite products of high quality and finish. VABO is specialized in the markets: maritime, industrial and architectural solutions.

HAPERT Aanhangwagens


YSS the world class suspension was established in 1983 to produce shock absorbers for after market in Thailand under the trademark YSS. We have developed appearance, quality and technology of shock absorbers all the time.


Actiflow is expert in fluid dynamics. It is an engineering company that visualizes and quantifies gas and fluid flows through CFD computer simulations. The results of the computer simulations offer their customers great insights into the functioning of their system, product or building. Based on these insights, Actiflow advises their customers in a clear and understandable way how to improve their system, product or building.


AAE is an international player in the field of mechatronics. Designing and realising mechatronic solutions revolves around knowledge and pure craftsmanship. By combining this with passionate people we find solutions that always seamlessly meet the demands, requirements and preferences of our customers. By co-developing with Solar Team Eindhoven as a silver partner we think, dare and act together. That is what we enjoy the most.

Bridgestone Europe

Bridgestone EMEA, with headquarters in Belgium, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tokyo-based Bridgestone Corporation, the world’s largest tyre and rubber company. Bridgestone EMEA operates in more than 60 countries and has over 18200 employees. Across the region it has 14 tyre and tyre related plants, a major R&D Centre and a proving ground. Bridgestone EMEA’s premium tyres are sold in Europe, Middle East, Africa and globally.








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Purple Haze




Cloud VPS

Ernst & Young



Lemmens Metaalbewerking

Truck Moves

Lukkien Autobekleding

Delta Elektronika




Engels Logistiek


Seido Solutions

Pro-Seal Zeilmakerij

Flowcut Waterjet Cutting


Batterij Import Nederland





High Tech Campus




Van der Winkel





Automotive Campus

Bata Industrials




Plastica Thermoforming

Euro Circuits





Altran Engineering

AU Optronics





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