Project MARCH, revolutionary technology with one goal: march!
Exoskeletons – harnesses that simulate or strengthen the natural movement of the human body – are an upcoming development in today’s health care and technology. Since several decades technicians and scientists have been working on the development of exoskeletons for several purposes, such as protection for people working under extreme conditions and – more recently – as a tool to re-enable paraplegic patients to be more mobile. Within this last category Project MARCH, a young multidisciplinary team of students from the Delft University of Technology, have made it their mission to develop a new exoskeleton to help paraplegic patients to…Read more...
TMC Masterclass: Educating the system architects of the future
“System architects, or system engineers, are scarce in today’s labour market in the Netherlands. It’s a discipline that has emerged in companies over the last five years, ” says Richard van Lieshout, system architect and co-creator of the TMC Masterclass. “System architecture is becoming more and more important, because a system architect has a connecting role within a company. He or she helps companies to give clear direction to technical programs and so elevate the product to new levels, while at the same time making the product more saleable.” New educational path “Generally speaking, as an engineer you have…Read more...
Agile & Scrum Workshop: playfully experiencing the possibilities
TMC software Employeneurs Jos de Bel and Arnold Houwing are both experts in the field of Agile & Scrum software development. Recently, they went to Locamation, a company that has begun to develop their software using Scrum. Locamation produces measuring devices to accurately monitor the power and voltage on electricity networks. Scrum Master at Locamation, Michel Lammertink, asked TMC to organise an Agile & Scrum workshop for their software engineers, to give them a deeper understanding of what this method entails, how it can positively impact the way a team functions, and how it can improve results. We talked with…Read more...
TMC opens three offices in Italy
After the successful launch of TMC in Belgium and France, TMC is again expanding its horizons with the launch of TMC Italy. In January, TMC Italy will start with three offices in the cities of Milan, Turin and Rome. We talked with Emmanuel Mottrie, the CEO of TMC International, and with Antonio Abadessa, the new CEO of TMC Italy, about the introduction of the Employeneurship model to Italy. Italy ready for Employeneurship model “The success of the new offices in Belgium and France has shown the potential of the Employeneurship model in Europe,” says Emmanuel. “In both countries we…Read more...
Steven Kroon at Trylikes
Thijs Manders’ company TMI is investing in Trylikes: a new customer experience survey tool that is revolutionising the way retailers understand how they are performing. We talked to co-founder Steven Kroon to find out where the idea came from, and what personal philosophy drives his pioneering attitude. A thirst for customer satisfaction Customer service has always been hugely important to Steven. ‘I’ve worked at a lot of supermarkets and restaurants,’ he says. ‘And though I didn’t like it much, I really wanted to serve customers well and make them happy.’ He would get annoyed when people serving in retail…Read more...
ESEF 2016 @ Jaarbeurs Utrecht
Mar 15 2016
From 15 March till 18 March, TMC will be present at the ESEF in the Jaarbeurs in Utrecht. ESEF is the largest and most important exhibition in the Benelux area in the field of supply, subcontracting and engineering. ESEF is the place to get inspiration on the latest developments, novelties, and the newest supply strategies, knowledge transformation and make lots of new contacts in manufacturing. We as TMC Manufacturing Support, together with TMC New Product Introduction will be present at this event with our own booth, so feel free to meet us there. You can register for free admission to the event with…Read more...
Inspiring TMC Pizzasession ‘Innovation’ @ Bosch Transmission Technology
Jan 28 2016
Bring several high-educated technicians from several disciplines of TMC (Mechatronics, Electrical, Physics and Mechanical) together and let them openly (out-of-the-box) discuss about innovation in the hightech environment of Bosch Transmission Technology and an inspiring night is born. Bosch in Stuttgart Germany has a large history in giving high-educated employees the time and space to involve themselves in innovations. This has resulted in several start-ups in the past, supported by Bosch. To feed this process, a group of employees has developed themselves to Project Managers Innovation, in order to support this important topic. TMC has a similar ‘space’ to inspire…Read more...
TMC’s Git Training – Open enrollment dates available
Mar 3 2016
The Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) professionals of TMC are experienced in helping companies to start with or switch to Git. The experts of TMC have developed two Git training courses which are delivered for specific customers and via open enrollment. The courses are Git Fundamentals and Git Key User training. The Git Fundamentals is TMC’s basic Git training, the Key User training is a more advanced Git training. During the Git training TMC uses the Atlassian BitBucket tooling for hands on use cases. The next open enrollment training of TMC’s Git Fundamentals training is on the 3th of March 2016 in the…Read more...