Global Partnerships

Alone, we can go faster. Together, we can go further.

Together with industry leaders and public organizations, we want to develop the international standard for the hyperloop technology. This can only succeed when every company is able get involved. That’s why we partner with companies of all sizes. Our goal is for  everyone to be able to participate equally in this new exciting industry.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn's expertise is in high demand. DB Engineering & Consulting offers it all, from the idea to operations. For you, that means excellent advice, planning and implementation of infrastructure projects in Germany and around the globe.

Our specialists and generalists in all engineering disciplines develop and realize solutions that meet your needs and bring markets and people together – whether in Germany or in Australia, South Africa, the United Arab Emirates, China or Brazil.

We take an end-to-end view of transport flows and know what is crucial for rail infrastructure: to combine the strengths of the different modes of transport – rail, road, waterway and air – in an effective way that serves customers.

We offer design, project management, construction supervision and consulting for rail-specific projects. With the expertise we have gained in thousands of projects around the globe, we have what it takes to manage complex infrastructure projects and integrate all engineering disciplines and consulting services involved.

Our people are specialists in civil and electromechanical engineering, environmental protection, geotechnics and geodesy. We take a targeted approach, working in partnership with our clients` right from the design phase and seeing projects through to on-time completion. With our years of experience, we develop strategies, link modes of transport and optimize logistics and processes. We analyze each situation individually and develop the appropriate approach to take, one that is forward-looking and sustainable. Our teams around the world draw on their intercultural competence to develop tailor-made solutions systematically.

NS

NS is the principal passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. NS provides rail services on the Dutch main rail network. NS runs 4,800 scheduled domestic trains a day, serving 1.1 million passengers. Also, NS provides international rail services from the Netherlands to other European destinations and carries out concessions on some foreign rail markets

UNStudio

UNStudio, founded in 1988 by Ben van Berkel and Caroline Bos, is an international architectural design network with three full-service international offices in Amsterdam, Hong Kong and Shanghai. They are specialised in architecture, interior architecture, product design, urban development and infrastructural projects.

Contitech

For over 90 years, Continental has been ensuring greater safety, comfort and increased fire protection in high-speed, local, regional and goods trains and reducing rail traffic noise for the benefit of people and the environment. Working globally and across divisions on products, systems and service solutions for passenger compartments, driver workplaces, drive units, bogies and bodies, they demand and promote technologies that improve comfortable, sustainable and convenient transportation.

Goudsmit Magnetics

Goudsmit Magnetics has been a leading international producer of magnetic systems for various applications since 1959. From the headquarters in Waalre, located in the Brainport region, a team of experts focuses on designing, developing and building high-tech magnetic systems, as well as the serial production of complex magnetic control elements. These find their way into applications in the automotive, food, recycling, metal, pharmaceutical, offshore, chemical and aerospace industries, among others.

With production facilities in China and the Czech Republic, sales channels in France, Germany and England and various agencies, Goudsmit's magnets and magnetic systems are used around the world. Innovation and quality, along with customer focus, are company cornerstones.

ENGIE Laborelec

ENGIE Laborelec, an entity of the ENGIE Group,  is a leading expertise and research centre in electrical power technology. Drawing on the skills of 240 highly specialised engineers and technicians, it provides operational assistance, technical consultancy and applied R&D services, and is active in the entire electricity value chain. Its services support a wide range of customers in the areas of electricity generation, transmission, distribution, storage and final use, with a particular focus on the energy transition and it’s so called 3 Ds - decentralisation, decarbonisation and digitalisation. ENGIE Laborelec, today part of the ENGIE business unit Tractebel, is a global actor, with activities in more than 60 countries and offices in Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, Chile and Abu Dhabi.

Busch

For more than 50 years, Busch has been the leading manufacturer of vacuum generators for all applications in the field of plastic processing. Vacuum technology from Busch is used right from the stage of extracting the raw materials and processing them into base materials.

Prysmian Group

Prysmian Group is world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry. With almost 140 years of experience, sales exceeding €11 billion, about 29,000 employees in over 50 countries and 112 plants, the Group is strongly positioned in high-tech markets. It offers the widest possible range of products, services, technologies and know-how. Prysmian Group Netherlands is located in Delft. The company is listed on the Italian Stock Exchange in the FTSE MIB inde

Royal Schiphol Group

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol welcomed 71 million passengers in 2018 and processed 1.7 million tonnes of cargo. With its 327 direct destinations all over the world, Schiphol offers one of the best destination and frequencies networks in Europe. This makes Amsterdam Airport Schiphol one of the most important mainports in Europe and one of the two European hubs of Air France-KLM and the SkyTeam alliance. Schiphol is an important contributor to the regional economy, providing employment for around 67,000 people at the airport.

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is part of Royal Schiphol Group, an operator of airports in the Netherlands and abroad. It is the ambition of Royal Schiphol Group to develop Schiphol as Europe’s Preferred Airport, the airport of preference of travellers, airlines en logistic service providers.

Koolen Industries

Koolen Industries’ mission is to enable everyone to contribute to the energy transition. By using clean energy from wind and the sun, and making sure it is there whenever you need it, they will provide you with an autonomous life, independent of the grid. Koolen Industries builds and invests in a group of companies which together will make sure renewable energy will always be available, whenever and wherever you need it. Reliable and safe. Made possible by ingenious software. 

TU Delft

Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands (TU Delft) is a modern university with a rich tradition. Its eight faculties and over 30 Master programmes are at the forefront of technological development, contributing to scientific advancement in the interests of society.

Allplan Engineering

Allplan Engineering is a powerful BIM solution that fits optimally with the work processes of structural and civil engineers, construction draughtsmen and contractors in the construction and infrastructure construction.

SCIA Engineer

SCIA Engineer is an integrated, multi-material structural analysis software and design tool suitable for all kinds of structures. It's the perfect solution for any construction type, from the simple to the complex.

Join the hyperloop market

"Right now, companies, organizations, and governments from all over the world are working towards a standard for the hyperloop. Hardt is currently one of the leading companies in this arena because we collaborate with industry leaders, SMEs, and small sole proprietorships. There are abundant opportunities for everyone to get involved. Join the development now!" 

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Sascha Lamme

Co-founder & Research and Development Director

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