Thales Nederland is the Dutch branch of the international Thales Group. The company has about 2,000 employees working at branches in Hengelo (HQ), Huizen, Delft, Enschede and Eindhoven. Thales Nederland specializes in designing and producing high tech electronics for defence and security applications, such as radar and communication systems. Moreover, Thales Nederland acts a local point of contact for the complete portfolio of the Thales Group.

At a glance

Thales Nederland operates on a large variety of markets. The company is active in professional electronics for defence and security applications, such as radar and communication systems. In the field of public transport systems Thales is involved in the Dutch smart card program. The company is also well known for her extremely reliable data network for the railroad infrastructure.

The activities of Thales Nederland are carried out at five locations:

Naval systems, logistics, air defence systems

Communication systems, Transportation systems, Cyber Security

Naval systems


T-Xchange, cooperation with Twente University

staff members in the Netherlands
500 M €
worth sales in 2015
of which is export


  • Cybersecurity in the Netherlands
    At Thales, we push cyber security technology forward to open doors. We team with our partners to cyber secure organizations and processes.
  • Transportation in Netherlands
    Er worden dagelijks miljoenen handelingen uitgevoerd in het openbaar vervoer. Daarbij zijn naadloze en efficiënte netwerken van cruciaal belang voor economische groei en voor de reiziger
  • Defence in Netherlands
    Thales in the Netherlands designs, develops, produces, integrates, and services land based and maritime system solutions to meet the changing and demanding defence and security requirements worldwide
Thales Nederland
+31 (0)74 2488111