At a Glance

GETEC PARK.EMMEN as platform and competence centre Netherlands

GETEC Group's regional platform Netherlands, located at the multi-client site GETEC PARK.EMMEN in Emmen, offers a wide range of climate-friendly and smart energy solutions from GETEC for the entire BeNeLux area. With special capabilities and references in the field of renewable energy and hydrogen, Platform Netherlands as a special competence center supports with its experts appropriate solutions for the entire GETEC Group.
The multi-client site GETEC PARK.EMMEN bundles the experience and competences from 65 years of services of the former EMMTEC services into a comprehensive production and competence cluster for the production and recycling of polymers. What sets us apart from other multi-client sites? First and foremost, it is the holistic approach to sustainable and resource-conserving handling of raw materials, efficient logistics processes, a wide range of analytical services and comprehensive energy supply, where we can respond to our customers' requirements efficiently and sustainably at the same time. We also support the energy turnaround with innovative concepts, such as the use of hydrogen or biogas for energy generation.

With its ideal connection to long-distance and rail transport, the multi-client site in Emmen offers an optimal environment for internationally active companies engaged in research, development and production.

The GETEC PARK.EMMEN multi-client site also offers over 100 hectares of land and real estate with optimal infrastructure and an ideal logistical location.


Executive Board

Thomas Schoepke 

Thomas Schoepke

After graduating with a Master of International Business Administration, Thomas Schoepke began his career at ista, where he held early leadership positions in the U.S. such as Vice President Commercial Solutions at ista North America in 2004. After further management positions at ista in Germany, Italy and UK, he took over the position of Senior Vice President Sales & Marketing at ista International in 2019. Since 2022 Thomas Schoepke is CEO of GETEC Platform Netherlands and in this capacity also a member of the GETEC Group Executive Committee.

Hendrik van der Ploeg

Hendrik van der Ploeg

The graduate engineer for energy technology began his professional career at ENKA (AKU) and has already successfully implemented numerous challenges at well-known companies in his 33-year career. For many years, he has been employed at the current GETEC PARK.EMMEN, where he has worked in a wide range of areas, from process automation technology to asset management and energy management, until he was appointed Managing Director of the then owner company (EMMTEC services B.V.) in 2015. Since 1.1. 2021 Hendrik van der Ploeg is Managing Director of the new GETEC PARK.EMMEN B.L

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