VAN ECK GROUP
100 YEARS · TRAILER MADE
Van Eck is a Dutch family business which was set up in 1912. Within the entire Van Eckorganization, around 150 people are busy working on the construction and maintenanceof the latest road transport means. Beesd is the operational base for the developmentand manufacturing of all new vehicles, whereas maintenance and repairs as well asbodyshop work are carried out in the branches of Lexmond and Schiphol. The designand manufacturing of all products is entirely tailored to the wishes of the customer. Ourproduction line consists of semi-trailers, trailers and trucks. A total of approximately 500custom-made vehicles are delivered each year.
Our organization has all disciplines in-house, ranging from research and production toafter sales. Van Eck is unique in the market, as they are the only Dutch company in thesector that manufactures its own chassis and bodyworks and that customizes andinstalls refrigerating units. As a result, Van Eck is able to quickly respond to changes inthe market. Thanks to our creativity and 3D engineering, our position in both thedomestic and exporting market is strong. More than 55% of our products are soldoutside the Netherlands in more than 14 European countries.
The vehicles of Van Eck are the result of a consistent innovation strategy. The maintheme therein is our continuous quest to increase loading capacity and produce CO2-reducing transport solutions. Partly by applying new technologies, Van Eck helps carriersto meet both the economic requirements and the increasingly stricter legislation as wellas the social pressure in the field of the environment. Within this context, Van Eckbelieves that caring for the environment is a perpetual duty towards future generations.This belief forms an important guideline in the activities of the Van Eck Group.
By applying sustainable materials, our vehicles last extremely long. This means that thesavings on the total costs throughout the life cycle of the trailers far exceed the slightlyhigher investment costs. Furthermore, a long life cycle means less consumption ofrelatively scarce raw materials, which is better for the environment.