Two heads are better than one
We believe in collaboration. Together with our loyal partners, we can offer customers more than our knowledge and expertise alone. By working together with several organizations with which we have a lot in common, we strengthen and empower each other. Below, you can find out more about some of our valued partners.
Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) - our partner in training and technology
We maintain close contact with the TU/ e Department of Electrical Engineering. Besides working closely together with Prof. J.F.G. Cobben, part-time professor at TU/e, we also collaborate with other department employees. During our training sessions, held at the TU/e, we utilize the Power Quality Lab to visualize theory being taught with practical demonstrations. We also offer internship opportunities to university students. In this way, we invest in knowledge sharing to achieve the highest possible level of expertise within our company, for our trainees and throughout the technical sector.
Avans University of Applied Sciences
Avans University of Applied Sciences provides higher education in the Dutch cities of Breda, ‘s-Hertogenbosch and Tilburg. Avans has a lively network of students, teachers, lecturers and professionals. Since the autumn of 2015, HyTEPS has regularly given guest lectures at Avans Breda. We provide training to Electrical Power Quality students, relying on our knowledge and practical experience. Together we create knowledge and contribute to a sustainable society.
FHI, federation of technology branches
FHI is the collective of technology companies that are active in the Dutch market as providers of industrial electronics, industrial automation, laboratory technology and medical technology. The federation serves as a network and focuses - in line with its mission - on corporate marketing, personalized services and advocacy for more than 700 member companies. We believe in knowledge sharing - one of the main reasons for HyTEPS to become a member of the FHI. In addition to the knowledge sharing platform, FHI informs us of any current developments in the industry.
Techniek Nederland (Previously known as UNETO-VNI)
Shortly after HyTEPS was founded, we joined Techniek Nederland. This is the employers' organization for the installation sector and electrical retailers: two key sectors vital to the economy of The Netherlands. Techniek Nederland represents both sectors and is involved in a continuous dialogue with governmental institutions and politics, education, the media, trade unions, and manufacturers’ and consumers' organizations.
The Dutch Standard (NEN)
NEN supervises and stimulates the development of norms: these are voluntary agreements between parties involved regarding the quality and safety of their products, services and processes. Managing Director Jorlan Peeters represents Techniek Nederland (previously known as UNETO VNI) as a member of standards committee 364 008 – 8 NEC System Aspects of electricity. He represents the ‘executive / applicable income/service organization’ group of stakeholders. Power Quality - the quality of the electrical energy - is an important aspect of this norm. The activities of the norm committee include guiding international standards regarding voltages, currents and frequencies in global and European standardization committees. As a committee member, we are able to closely follow and influence any developments within the field.
Rijksdienst voor Ondernemend Nederland
The Dutch Rijksdienst voor Ondernemend Nederland supports entrepreneurs in sustainable, agricultural, innovative and international business with subsidies, business partners, knowledge and regulatory measures. RVO aims to reduce the use of natural gas and CO2 emissions in the Netherlands in the coming years, in line with the ‘energy transition’. An installation with good electrical quality is the best starting point for anticipating this energy transition. HyTEPS, in collaboration with the Rijksdienst voor Ondernemend Nederland, shares its knowledge in order to ensure the quality and efficient use of electrical energy and provide insight into the quality of electrical installations.
The Dutch Power platform successfully brings parties in the energy sector together. These combine knowledge and technological innovation. HyTEPS is one of the companies that embody the objective and related activities focusing on knowledge exchange and network expansion in the energy sector. Together, we look for solutions to ensure quality, reliability and continuity of the Dutch electricity infrastructure which Dutch Power represents.
CSR (MVO) stands for corporate social responsibility
CSR is an integrated vision of sustainable operations. Every corporate decision made by a company working towards social responsibility will balance different social and economic impacts and take stakeholder interests into account. As a partner of MVO Netherlands, HyTEPS is part of a growing network of more than 2,000 companies and other organizations. Collectively, we are working towards a more sustainable corporate landscape. Whether related to saving energy, recycling raw materials or the employability of people with disabilities, each partner makes a contribution. MVO Netherlands inspires, connects and enables businesses to take the extra step in the field of corporate social responsibility.
‘Risico’s in Beeld’: an initiative of ABN AMRO Insurance
‘Risico’s in Beeld’ is an initiative that helps ensure business continuity. ‘Risico’s in Beeld’ is an initiative of ABN AMRO Insurance. Besides benefiting from ABN’s knowledge, users can find the information provided by affiliate partners, such as HyTEPS. The platform offers users information on all risks and related preventive measures and provides the possibility to put questions to experts. In addition, users can gain current and topical industry-related knowledge. This makes ‘Risico’s in Beeld’ the online risk management platform for corporate customers. HyTEPS is an active partner and expert on this platform. We contribute knowledge and experience in the field of electrical energy.
InstallatieProfs.nl brings electrical engineering professionals into contact with suppliers. This platform links innovation and practice. We share information regarding products, services and trainings at InstallatieProfs.nl. In addition, we share information regarding our knowledge and experience in the field of Power Quality, voltage quality, and current. It is possible to ask us questions on this platform and one of our experts will respond.
Leonardo ENERGY (LPQI), the international technology community for sustainable energy professionals, aims to accelerate the transition to a more sustainable energy economy through education and advocacy. Leonardo ENERGY provides training and promotes the exchange of sustainable energy technology expertise, as well as policies and economic measures to realize the energy transition. Within this community, we exchange ideas with colleagues around the world.
Business Contact Gemert-Bakel (BKG)
Business Contact Gemert-Bakel (BKG) is an association of entrepreneurs in the municipality of Gemert-Bakel. The association has approximately 185 members, clearly demonstrating the importance placed on interconnectedness. BKG is an association of and for entrepreneurs. The association aims to increase awareness of local production and promote its use. HyTEPS is not only interested in developments within our field and in our network, but also sees the importance of what is happening close to us. For this reason, we are BKG members and regularly participate in events organized by BKG.
VP Electrical Power Systems - our partner in Ethiopia
VP Electrical Power Systems is the first Ethiopian consulting firm to focus on energy efficiency and solving problems related to the quality of voltage and current (Power Quality). In addition, VP pays considerable attention to the transfer of knowledge to local professionals through training and education, in order to contribute to the future of Ethiopian society. With this unique vision and approach, VP Electrical Power Systems delivers knowledge, advice and solutions for improving the stability and efficiency of power supply companies in Ethiopia and other African countries.
United we stand
The founders of VP Electrical Power Systems – Alula Yohannes, Herwart Gärtner and Arno Stamps – studied Electrical Engineering at Eindhoven University of Technology. Alula and Arno very successfully completed their internship at HyTEPS and Herwart completed an internship project with us. We have great confidence in the knowledge and expertise of these driven young men. Alula was born in Ethiopia and saw his country’s great need for expertise in the field of Electrical Engineering. VP Electrical Power Systems was established in collaboration with some investors – Professor J.F.G. Cobben, Jorlan Peeters and ing. Peter Stamps -, who in addition to financial contribution provide support in the shape of knowledge and experience.