ELEKTRON has opened a new site in Poland. The ELEKTRON Polska Sp. z o.o. offices and warehouse are located in Wrocław and thus perfectly situated to serve the European market. ELEKTRON Polska Sp. z o.o. began operations at the beginning of September, with a focus on the European Union and international markets.
How does a smart city come about and what makes it smart? Digitalisation and technological advancement are opening up new opportunities that have a great deal of potential.
On 29 April, the SmartSuisse trade fair in Basel enjoyed a successful première. More than 400 decision-makers from 100 cities and municipalities took part in the conference, which ELEKTRON supported as a premium partner and exhibitor.
The Swiss trading and service company ELEKTRON, based in Au (Zurich) and steeped in Swiss tradition, is expanding its range to include the intelligent networking of urban infrastructure. With the founding of its Smart City division, the street lighting expert is positioning itself as a system integrator well-versed in the necessary technological and local conditions.
Between 11 and 22 January 2017, the historic Zähringer town of Murten near Fribourg is being transformed into an extravaganza of light like no other for the second time. Buildings, streets and towers in the old town will be cast in a new, artistic light, drawing visitors into a mystical world.
As they do every year, lighting designers, architects, fitters and engineers will once again be coming together on 25 January to discuss current issues in the world of lighting.
Birthdays are always special – and anniversaries are a reason to really celebrate. ELEKTRON channeled the spirit of its founding year in the 50s with a rockabilly theme and celebrated throughout 2016 with events both large and small.
Danfoss and VACON merged to become the new Danfoss Drives in 2015. ELEKTRON is an official Danfoss Drive Center partner in Switzerland and the sole approved distributor of VACON® frequency converters. As a VACON partner of many years, ELEKTRON has the necessary expertise with the various VACON® series and ensures optimal service in Switzerland.
Autonomous minibuses, which offer tips on where to dine locally if asked, LED street lamps that only light up when they are needed and a networked city infrastructure that significantly minimises maintenance costs. At the 3rd discussion panel entitled "Smart City Zurich", experts from very different walks of life inspired attendees with their thoughts and hypotheses on the "Smart City" theme.
mocca also impresses the Swiss catering world: the cashless checkout and charging system will be rolled out at VEBO in 2017. This cooperative is equipping two in-house restaurants and a bakery with the unique mocca all-in-one solution.