Flanders’ Bike Valley Cluster is delighted to announce the membership of “Eddy Merckx Cycles” (EMC) as an important actor in the field of bicycle industries. Together with the other 40 members, EMC will actively participate in building a successful ecosystem in the bicycle & cycling field contributing to boosting innovation,
Belgian technology is highly rated. The different regions excel in research and development for industrial applications, pharma and medtech sectors, and aerospace and automotive industries. On top of that, ‘smart manufacturing’ is now seen as a new industry. Once more, Voxdale, Antwerp, one of the founders of Flanders’ Bike Valley, is contributing to
Formula Cycling bvba acquired the brand BeOne from Blomson International. BeOne’s new product range will be presented at the Velofollies show mid-January in Kortrijk, Belgium. Belgium distributor Formula Cycling obtained a global license for BeOne, but will initially focus on the Belgian and Dutch markets. A separate presentation of the
Flanders’ Bike Valleys’ newest member : e-bike specialist Powergrid Powergrid is a 100 % dedicated e-bike specialist with 4 e-bike shops and also active on the bicycle fleet market from owner Mr. Piet Dijkmans. Activities from Powergrid and Mr. Dijkmans are : – Sales of electric bicycles, electric scooters. – Rental
Denmark’s Mads Johansen has designed a charming bike-towable caravan prototype that could – providing you’re fit enough of course – prove handy for some long distance bicycle touring. Though still in the prototype stage, the Wide Path Camper should be up for sale early next year. http://www.widepathcamper.com/
The first new public off-grid solar charging station placed by Flanders’ Bike Valley member Scarabees at Shopping Mall in Olen.
Flanders’ Bike Valley is delighted to welcome Formula Cycling from Lo-Reninge (West-Flanders) to join the cluster. Formula Cycling brings several types of bicycles to the market. One of them are the popular “fixies” under the brand name “Leader”.
FBV-member Trineuron organises a battery seminar, in association with EnergyVille. The seminar program focuses on present and future needs of electrochemical energy sources and highlights the latest technological developments designed to satisfy application requirements. The seminar spans 2 days (22-23 January 2015) and will be held in Genk, Belgium. All further information is available at this webpage. http://trineuron.com/energy-storage-seminar/
Trineuron can boost the performance of new generations li-ion e-bikes battery technology Flanders Bike Valley is delighted to announce the membership from Trineuron, a division of Emrol, a Flemish global important player on battery technology and manufacturing. We know that a lot of e-bike manufacturers are looking forward to meaningful
Next Sunday, September 14th, our member “The Opportunity Factory” unveils their new “URBAN NOMAD” in the center of Ghent at the City Hall during Car-Free day 2014. http://www.theopportunityfactory.org/ TH