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The parallel with Black Beauty is striking!!

The parallel with Black Beauty is striking!!

The two VDL S21-6200 hooklifts leave the production of dealer Michels and inspire their new owners with power and looks. The visual aspect is more an...
30 April 2021
Container Terminal Twente with fully electrical VDL spreaders

Container Terminal Twente with fully electrical VDL spreaders

CTT Almelo uses electric VDL spreaders as well as CTT Rotterdam. Also in Rotterdam a VDL piggyback attachment was installed recently as extension to t...
9 April 2021
VDL acquires order for 77 automated guided vehicles for Port of Rotterdam

VDL acquires order for 77 automated guided vehicles for Port of Rotterdam

VDL Groep continues to strengthen its ‘smart’ mobility position. Between the end of this year and mid-2023, VDL Automated Vehicles will be supplying a...
1 April 2021
Destradata vehicle for Renewi Belgium

Destradata vehicle for Renewi Belgium

Have you ever thought about what could happen if your confidential data were to end up on the street? WAF nv has delivered the 2nd Destra sideloader ...
29 March 2021
New VDL hooklift trailer option for the UK market

New VDL hooklift trailer option for the UK market

Albert Hill Commercials and Macs Truck Sales Ltd are proud to be in partnership with VDL Hooklift equipment. The equipment is innovative and easily op...
26 March 2021
Corona crisis causing significant drop in revenue and profit

Corona crisis causing significant drop in revenue and profit

The revenue and result of VDL Groep fell sharply during the corona year 2020. The fact that the industrial family business with its head office in Ein...
19 March 2021
VDL spreaders with cold weather package

VDL spreaders with cold weather package

VDL spreader for Mälarhamnar in mobile harbour crane from Port-Trade Denmark. "When used in extremely cold conditions, we equip our spreaders with a c...
19 March 2021
For maximum flexibility a VDL hookloader with pick-up skiploader

For maximum flexibility a VDL hookloader with pick-up skiploader

By equipping this vehicle with a VDL hooklift installation with a pick-up skipload system, maximum flexibility is created for GAB Umwelt Service. Sup...
12 March 2021
What a unique and beautiful vehicle!

What a unique and beautiful vehicle!

Trösch explains: "The hydraulics, for example, is special because there is only 240 bar available you can not install a pump but you can take it from ...
19 February 2021
 Two tripples equipped by Rondaan with a robust 30-tonne VDL hooklift and a sheeting system

Two tripples equipped by Rondaan with a robust 30-tonne VDL hooklift and a sheeting system

Rondaan equipped these two tripples with a robust 30-tonne VDL hooklift and a sheeting system. The arm of the sheeting system sticks up next to the ho...
8 February 2021
VDL and DSM form joint venture to manufacture and commercialize medical facemasks and PPE filter materials

VDL and DSM form joint venture to manufacture and commercialize medical facemasks and PPE filter materials

VDL Groep and Royal DSM today announce the start of a 50/50 joint venture (JV) that will establish production of medical facemasks and the first perma...
4 September 2020
VDL remains profitable, despite coronavirus impact

VDL remains profitable, despite coronavirus impact

The impact of the coronavirus crisis has not passed VDL Groep by over the past six months. In the first half of 2020, both revenue and profit of this ...
4 September 2020
Annual financial report VDL Groep

Annual financial report VDL Groep

For VDL Groep, 2019 was a challenging year in which we saw our turnover and profit fall for the first time since the crisis year 2009. Nevertheless, i...
4 June 2020
Medibus from VDL Bus & Coach serves as mobile laboratory in fight against COVID-19

Medibus from VDL Bus & Coach serves as mobile laboratory in fight against COVID-19

The Deutsche Bahn (DB) Medibuses, built by VDL Bus & Coach, are currently being used in a large-scale study by the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) into th...
29 May 2020
Progress in charging infrastructure opens up new avenues for DAF CF Electric VDL E-Power

Progress in charging infrastructure opens up new avenues for DAF CF Electric VDL E-Power

Improvements in the charging infrastructure have allowed the DAF CF Electric VDL E-Power, which DAF Trucks and VDL Groep developed together, to make h...
6 January 2020