What is Thor Park

WHAT IS THOR PARK?

Business, science, and technology campus that will become the Center of Excellence of smart and sustainable innovation.
Thor Park activities are focused on three domains:

  • Energy Transition
  • Smart Manufacturing
  • Smart Cities

Thor Park unifies EnergyVille, IncubaThor, T2-campus, Thor Central and the Smart Manufacturing Campus.

WHAT IS THOR PARK’S MISSION?

Thor Park wants to actively contribute to shaping the smart world of tomorrow by bridging the gap between ideas and valorization.
Sustainable, economic and social valorization of ideas will lead to economic activities and job creation.

WHAT WILL THOR PARK DO TO ACHIEVE ITS OBJECTIVES?

Thor Park will facilitate and stimulate growth of the Thor Park entities by providing ACCESS to:

  • Buildings
  • Specialized equipment
  • Lab facilities
  • Focused ecosystems
  • Funding
  • Partners (financial, research, knowledge, etc.)
  • Networking

Thor Park operates according the ‘Quadruple helix’ and brings together:

  • Education, research and universities
  • Industry and entrepreneurship (start- and scale-ups, SMEs and well established companies)
  • Governments/public functions
  • Within a societal and natural environment

Thor Park Focus Domains

Thor Park State-of-the-art infrastructure

  • IncubaThor: infrastructure, facilities and service platform for start-ups, scale-ups and growth companies active in energy transition, smart manufacturing, smart city application and supporting services.
  • T2-campus: technology and talent training campus for students, employees, entrepreneurs and job seekers – an inspiring place that is all about technology.
  • EnergyVille 1 & 2: energy R&D innovation hub focused on the fields of sustainable energy and intelligent energy systems to support public and private stakeholders in the transition to an energy efficient, decarbonized and sustainable urban environment.
  • Thor Central: former main building of the mine and now a business and event center with restaurant, terrace, meeting rooms, auditorium and congress facilities.
  • Smart Manufacturing Campus: modular building offering production, lab & office space for companies that want to scale up their ideas up to “ready for volume Design for - smart, sustainable, circular, connected - Manufacturing”.

This website is currently under construction. For more information, please contact: 

gabriele.buglione@thorpark.be.