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Innovatiecluster Drachten consists of 23 high-tech Innovative companies.

We do not compete with each other, but work together. This is how we develop and make high-quality and unique products. We do this by sharing knowledge. That is why we welcome any new insight and are happy to work with technical talents.

We share knowledge, for example, with honors programs for students and High-tech Safaris. We also have special career and development programs for talents and we guide high-tech startups. The companies share high-tech equipment, including industrial metal and plastic 3D printers and cobots in our Shared Facility Center. Our workshops for R&D projects, development and testing facilities for 3D printing and soon auditoriums for school and student programs are also located there.

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7.5 years of high-tech collaboration!

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OMRON and ICD join forces with industrial automation solutions

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OMRON and Innovatiecluster Drachten have teamed up to take the collaborating companies and schools of the ICD during a multi-day event on the evolution from production to today's factory floor. 😊 The program consisted of interactive presentations and live demos in which the latest technologies in Robotics and Vision…

High Tech Safaris for Students with ICD Companies

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The past calendar month was a busy month for the Innovation Cluster. On the occasion of introductory days, about 350 university and HBO students visited the ICD companies. During these High Tech Safaris, the students were able to follow five different routes to satisfy all their hunger for knowledge about technology. The goal is to show our high-tech Big five: 3D…

Technique Tangible Sneek

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Technology never stands still and is always evolving. Technology is more important than ever and essential in many sectors. This requires many (young) enthusiastic professionals. We would like to show and experience what is possible with technology in today's society. For these reasons, the event Technology Tangible is organized. Technology Tangible is…

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“I came into contact with this platform (Part of the Smart) through the ICD and found the perfect internship for me. After my internship I immediately rolled into my dream job”

– Henk de Vries


Working within the Innovatiecluster Drachten in the Northern Netherlands offers many possibilities. We regularly say: “The future is yours”.

You can actively participate in innovative R&D projects with us.

What is special is that we share knowledge and work on solutions to social problems.

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