Founded in 2016 by former scientists of the Fraunhofer Institut ISE, Blue Inductive develops a wireless charging system for industrial applications, like mobile robots, AGVs or electric forklifts. Blue Inductive’s etaLink technology proposes an innovative approach that addresses the main challenges of implementing wireless charging technologies in industrial applications. With proprietary technology, Blue Inductive’s systems achieve a high performing and efficient charging process without the need of human interaction.
Portfolio company since: 2017
Sector: Wireless Charging / Energy Storage
“We are delighted to have Phoenix Contact as a new strong partner and investor for Blue Inductive, that fosters the success of our company not only financially, but also with invaluable industry expertise and access to the know-how of a well-established supplier of industrial components”
Johannes Mayer, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Blue Inductive GmbH
“The market potential for inductive charging technologies is huge. Especially for industrial applications, there have been several technological barriers in the past that impeded a rapid adoption of this technology. Blue Inductive technology opens up new opportunities for a growing market acceptance, especially in the industrial and robotic segments. With this innovative technological approach the company offers high efficiency and new automation possibilities in the wireless charging segment”
Marcus Böker, Managing Director of Phoenix Contact Innovation Ventures