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VDL sees turnover drop and profits rise during the first half of 2019

VDL sees turnover drop and profits rise during the first half of 2019

VDL Groep's turnover in the first half of 2019 was, in line with expectations, slightly lower than in the same period of last year. The result was hig...
23 August 2019
Cooperation in Brainport region: VDL Bus & Coach delivers new team coach for PSV Eindhoven

Cooperation in Brainport region: VDL Bus & Coach delivers new team coach for PSV Eindhoven

In the hunt for their 25th national championship, PSV will have a brand new team coach to transport the Eindhoveners to their matches starting with th...
29 July 2019
VDL Groep wins Dutch Innovation Award

VDL Groep wins Dutch Innovation Award

VDL Groep has won the 2019 Dutch Innovation Award. This award is a recognition of the innovative strength and social impact of this family company, wh...
26 June 2019
Arriva to launch VDL’s largest fleet of electric regional buses in Limburg

Arriva to launch VDL’s largest fleet of electric regional buses in Limburg

Public transport in Limburg (The Netherlands) must be fully electric by 2026. This goal of the Province of Limburg is now yet another step closer. Wit...
12 June 2019
Green Truck Award for DAF CF Electric VDL E-Power

Green Truck Award for DAF CF Electric VDL E-Power

The DAF CF Electric VDL E-Power has been voted Green Truck Logistics Solution 2019. On the eve of the Transport Logistic trade fair in Munich, leading...
5 June 2019
Hannover messe 2019

Hannover messe 2019

We'll once again be present this week at the HANNOVER MESSE 2019, the largest technological trade fair in the world. Germany and the Netherlands are k...
1 April 2019
VDL secures a mega order: 80 automated guided vehicles for Singapore

VDL secures a mega order: 80 automated guided vehicles for Singapore

VDL Groep consolidates its market position for automated guided vehicles (AGVs). Until 2023, VDL Automated Vehicles will supply no fewer than 80 elect...
27 March 2019
PSV announce unique partnership

PSV announce unique partnership

PSV will join forces with some big Dutch companies next summer to start an innovative co-operation. ASML, Philips, High Tech Campus Eindhoven, VDL Gro...
23 March 2019
VDL ETG builds complex frames for Zeiss

VDL ETG builds complex frames for Zeiss

VDL ETG has won a major contract. For Zeiss, VDL ETG will build frames that assure the precise suspension and positioning of the mirrors produced by t...
22 March 2019
VDL Steelweld grows thanks to large orders

VDL Steelweld grows thanks to large orders

The future of VDL Steelweld looks bright over the coming years. The VDL company based in Breda, which develops automated production lines for automoti...
11 March 2019
VDL Groep: satisfied with 2018

VDL Groep: satisfied with 2018

For VDL Groep, the key theme of 2018 was organising the planned growth. Last year, the turnover and result, and the number of employees of the industr...
22 February 2019
VDL is developing electric vehicles for waste collection

VDL is developing electric vehicles for waste collection

VDL Translift in Dronten is developing four electric vehicles, based on the electric drive units designed in collaboration with DAF Trucks, for the co...
23 January 2019
VDL and DAF strengthen their collaboration through a mega contract

VDL and DAF strengthen their collaboration through a mega contract

VDL Groep and DAF Trucks have announced today that they have consolidated and strengthened their long-standing relationship. The two technology compan...
17 January 2019
VDL to build Ministry of Defence off-road vehicles for Mercedes-Benz

VDL to build Ministry of Defence off-road vehicles for Mercedes-Benz

VDL Bus Chassis, which is part of VDL Groep, has received an order from Mercedes-Benz Cars Nederland to build over 500 vehicles, which are to be deplo...
9 January 2019
VDL ETG Projects assembles a sustainable dyeing machine

VDL ETG Projects assembles a sustainable dyeing machine

Dyeing clothing and shoes with an industrial waste product. DyeCoo Textile Systems has developed a sustainable dyeing machine, the DyeOx. The dyeing m...
9 January 2019