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Visit of minister Henk Kamp

On May 12, 2014, Henk Kamp, Minister of Economic Affairs, visited the National Aerospace Labaratorium. Also deputy Jan-Nico Appelman and Aucke van der Werff, mayor of the municipality Noord Oostpolder were present. During this visit Arnold Vaandrager of VABO Composites talked to the minister about the opportunities and developments in composite area in cooperation with…
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VABO Composites supports studentteam H.A.N

The Automotive Division of the HAN University revealed the Arval Inspire II on Thursday morning April 4. The Arval Inspire II is produced at VABO Composites. The composite built city car is powered by hydrogen-electric has an expected consumption of 1 liter per 600 kilometers. To keep the weight down as far as possible the body…
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Project Louvre Museum ”Les Arts Decoratifs” Paris

VABO Composites manufactures composite scales for large exhibition in Paris.

Currently, in Paris at the Musée les Arts Decoratifs , Van Cleef & Arpels (one of the leading makers of jewelry and perfumes) is exhibiting. For this exhibition large scales were created. The design of the scales is derived from the French architect Jouin Manku. Commissioned by Nedcam VABO Composites produced five large hanging scales for this exhibition. In each scale 40 LEDs are randomly placed. A fairytale result!! The exhibition will run until February 2013 can still be admired in the Muée Les Arts Decoratifs in Paris (adjacent to the Louvre).

Clouds & Leaves Olympic games 2012

VABO Composites created for an artwork at the Olympic Games 74 "leaves" and 3 "clouds". The objects are created using a vacuum injected mould plated with titanium sheets. The products are placed about 12 meters in the center of London.