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RelyOn Nutec Acquires Electrical Training and Consultancy Specialist Quercus Technical Services, Fast-tracking European Electrical Capability Build

Effective May 21st, RelyOn Nutec has acquired Quercus Technical Services BV, one of the largest specialist electrical safety and skills training organizations in the Netherlands. The acquisition of Quercus bolsters RelyOn Nutec’s position in the electrical training market and accelerates its European roll out.

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22. May 2024

Quercus is recognized for its comprehensive training, inspection and consultancy services for the electrical supply industry. With four established facilities across the Netherlands, Quercus has built a solid industry reputation over its more than 30 years of operation. The company's team of expert trainers, coupled with state-of-the-art equipment, positions it as a leader in the field.

RelyOn Nutec has established itself as a leading international, multi-service safety, skills and competence house with fully integrated digital services. The strategic rationale behind the acquisition aligns with the company’s commitment to support the global energy transition and, as part of that, build a global electrical training and consultancy service.

“RelyOn Nutec is committed to forging a resilient global electrical training and consulting service. This acquisition, our second within the electrical sector, only two months after the full acquisition of Thomson Bridge, demonstrates our commitment to become the future leader in electrical training and competence services across our global footprint,” commented Torben Harring, CEO at RelyOn Nutec.

Joining forces with Quercus accelerates RelyOn Nutec’s European capability build, with the ambition to deliver electrical training and consultancy services to existing and new customers throughout its footprint.

“RelyOn Nutec has transitioned itself immensely and its management has the same high business ethics as we have in Quercus. Therefore, we are looking very much forward to becoming part of the RelyOn Nutec Group,” said Paul Koop, Managing Director and founder of Quercus.

The acquisition of Quercus represents a milestone in RelyOn Nutec’s transformation strategy. By integrating Quercus's operations and expertise into its existing framework, RelyOn Nutec is poised to deliver enhanced value to its clients and capitalize on emerging market opportunities.

“We are delighted to welcome the Quercus team to our growing electrical training capability. Quercus brings 30 years of electrical training knowledge and have a solid understanding of skills and safety training requirements for the modern electricity supply industry,” added Lisa Parkinson, Managing Director Electrical Services at RelyOn Nutec.

Paul Koop will continue as Managing Director for Quercus.


For more information, please contact:

Torben Harring, CEO at RelyOn Nutec, +45 23 60 04 79, or

Lisa Parkinson, Managing Director Electrical Services at RelyOn Nutec, +45 21993291 or

Paul Koop, Managing Director at Quercus Technical Services, +31613895800


About RelyOn Nutec

RelyOn Nutec delivers safety, compliance and competence services and solutions around the world. Across their 30+ facilities, RelyOn Nutec helps clients protect their people, assets and the environment. RelyOn Nutec has a deep history going back over 50 years and leads, through the intelligent application of latest technology, the energy sector and other safety critical industries.

RelyOn Nutec is leading the safety and technical training field and has a broad range of innovative digital services, including digital learning, simulation technology and a market-leading suite of SaaS applications. The company’s market-leading digital services offer clients a modular approach to managing safety across their business processes while minimizing risk and revolutionizing how we track workforce safety, compliance and competence.

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About Quercus

Quercus Technical Services BV has set itself the goal of increasing the electrical knowledge and competence level of both technicians and non-technicians and thus making a real contribution to safe (electrical) business operations.

With more than 30 years of experience and four state-of-the-art facilities, Quercus is one of the largest electrical safety providers in the Netherlands, offering LV, HV and Ex training. Quercus ensures that organizations have safe and reliable electrical installations with excellent performance.

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