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2020.12.15 Technische Unie Opens Their Smart Industry Inspiration Center

Technische Unie Opens Their Smart Industry Inspiration Center


Smart Industry is one of the most important pillars for the future of industrial companies. In Eindhoven, Technische Unie has opened a 450 square meter Inspiration Center centered around this subject.

Living the Experience

With the Inspiration Center, Technische Unie will show their customers that, together with suppliers, they can show what the possibilities are with Smart Industry and how this can be applied in practice.

In order to inform and inspire the industrial Netherlands about the opportunities of Smart Industry and to bring these opportunities to life, for example by enabling smarter and more efficient working or preventing downtime. Experience is therefore an important part of the Inspiration Center Smart Industry, from digital twins and cobots to Augmented Reality.

Theory and Practice Come Together

For Smart Industry, the new Inspiration Center is from now on, the place in the Netherlands to gain knowledge and inspiration. As many as 16 suppliers have their products and solutions on show. In the future, training courses will also be offered at the new location from the TU Campus training center. This is how theory and practice come together on this important topic.

Smart Industry in all its Facets

The Inspiration Center offers a journey through all facets of Smart Industry. Upon entering, visitors are immediately taken along the impressive history of the industry and the four industrial revolutions with a 360-degree projection. A little further on, the main suppliers of Smart Industry show their most progressive solutions. You can get acquainted with an industrial cobot and there are displays from ABB, Draka, Eaton, Geberit, Grundfoss, Lapp, Legrand, OMRON, Phoenix Contact, Splendor, Rittal, Schneider Electric, Siemens, Signify, SMC and Ubel. The displays are always kept up to date and offer visitors the opportunity to experience hands-on which solutions there are.

For more information and to plan your visit, go to from mid-December.

About Technische Unie

​Technische Unie is the largest technical wholesaler in the Netherlands. It is made up of over 2000 associates and is the supplier of 2 million products. It is proud to deliver such services as the delivery of installation materials in the field of electrical engineering, lighting, tools, plumbing, heating,​ and climate technology. Its customers are ever-present in the installation, construction, government, and retail industry.