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Over 100 VDL coaches for European public transport sector

Over 100 VDL coaches for European public transport sector

The VDL Groep’s coaches are increasingly more often used for public transport in Europe. Following recent orders from Iceland and Ireland, the Bus and...
23 July 2021
VDL Bus & Coach expands electric fleet  in Amsterdam to 75 VDL Citeas

VDL Bus & Coach expands electric fleet in Amsterdam to 75 VDL Citeas

The VDL fleet used for Amsterdam’s urban transport will be expanded to 75 vehicles. Until the beginning of next year, VDL Bus & Coach will deliver 44 ...
9 July 2021
VDL Groep abandons offer on Neways

VDL Groep abandons offer on Neways

VDL Groep B.V. (VDL) will today announce that the industrial family business has decided not to make its previously announced public offer for all iss...
7 July 2021
Name change tbp electronics

Name change tbp electronics

tbp electronics, acquired by VDL Groep at the end of 2020, will continue its activities under the name VDL TBP Electronics. The core competencies of V...
1 July 2021
VDL Groep and University of Twente partnership for high-tech production in the Netherlands

VDL Groep and University of Twente partnership for high-tech production in the Netherlands

VDL Groep and the University of Twente (UT) will intensify their partnership to further high-tech development and production. The two parties have sig...
30 June 2021
VDL Groep: intention to submit offer memorandum to AFM

VDL Groep: intention to submit offer memorandum to AFM

VDL Groep B.V. (VDL) has taken note of the joint press release of Infestos Sustainability B.V. (Infestos) and Neways Electronics International N.V. (E...
25 June 2021
VDL Nedcar to build electric vehicles  for American company Canoo

VDL Nedcar to build electric vehicles for American company Canoo

VDL Nedcar has taken an important first step towards securing its long-term future. Based in Born (Netherlands) as part of VDL Groep, the vehicle manu...
17 June 2021
VDL Groep announces public offer for Neways

VDL Groep announces public offer for Neways

VDL Groep B.V. (VDL) announces today that the industrial family business with its head office in Eindhoven, the Netherlands (or one of its group compa...
28 May 2021
Talks on public offer between  VDL Groep and Neways have ended

Talks on public offer between VDL Groep and Neways have ended

VDL Groep B.V. (VDL) will today be announcing that the talks with Neways Electronics International N.V. (Euronext Amsterdam: NEWAY) (Neways) about a p...
20 May 2021
Dutch PPE Solutions starts large-scale production of filter material for medical facemasks

Dutch PPE Solutions starts large-scale production of filter material for medical facemasks

Dutch PPE Solutions, the joint venture of Royal DSM and VDL Groep, starts today with the production of virus filtering material for FFP2 and IIR facem...
7 May 2021
VDL Groep makes an indicative proposal to Neways

VDL Groep makes an indicative proposal to Neways

VDL Groep B.V. (VDL) will today be announcing that it is in talks with Neways Electronics International N.V. (Euronext Amsterdam: NEWAY) (Neways) abou...
3 May 2021
First series of new generation of VDL Citea Buses: Hermes continues greening in Eindhoven

First series of new generation of VDL Citea Buses: Hermes continues greening in Eindhoven

With its order of the first series of the new generation of VDL Citea buses, public transport carrier Hermes is heavily investing in the quality of pu...
7 April 2021
Fleet electric buses in Cologne expanded to 113 electric Citeas

Fleet electric buses in Cologne expanded to 113 electric Citeas

For the third time in a row public transport company KVB Cologne has ordered electric VDL Citeas from VDL Bus & Coach. It concerns 51 articulated buse...
1 April 2021
Intention: VDL and Van Wijnen join forces in the fight against housing shortage

Intention: VDL and Van Wijnen join forces in the fight against housing shortage

VDL Groep and Van Wijnen intend to work together for many years. After going through the internal procedures, VDL will start industrially producing de...
24 February 2021
Intended managing director VDL Nedcar: John van Soerland

Intended managing director VDL Nedcar: John van Soerland

John van Soerland (59) has been nominated for appointment as managing director of VDL Nedcar in Born. After going through the internal procedures, he ...
14 January 2021