1,000,000 electric kilometres in Eindhoven. VDL congratulates Hermes on electric milestone

1,000,000 electric kilometres in Eindhoven. VDL congratulates Hermes on electric milestone

On 18 April 2017, Dutch passenger transport company Hermes reached the milestone of 1,000,000 kilometres travelled with the 43 electric buses that hav...
21 April 2017
100 electric VDL Citeas and 18 VDL Futura double-deckers for Connexxion

100 electric VDL Citeas and 18 VDL Futura double-deckers for Connexxion

Dutch public transport company Connexxion has placed an order with VDL Bus & Coach for no fewer than 100 Citeas SLFA Electric. This is the largest ord...
14 April 2017
VDL Groep surpasses 2015 records in 2016

VDL Groep surpasses 2015 records in 2016

VDL Groep broke all the 2015 records in 2016. The industrial family business with headquarters in Eindhoven saw its turnover, result and number of emp...
8 March 2017
VDL Groep management changes

VDL Groep management changes

VDL Groep continues to strengthen and broaden top management. New vice presidents will join the management team of the Eindhoven-based industrial fami...
24 February 2017
VDL Bus & Coach delivers first crowd and riot control buses

VDL Bus & Coach delivers first crowd and riot control buses

On Monday 6 February 2017, VDL Bus & Coach, part of VDL Groep, will deliver two crowd and riot control vehicles to the Mercedes-Benz dealership in Maa...
2 February 2017
VDL Automated Vehicles in Automotive Innovation Award 2017 finale

VDL Automated Vehicles in Automotive Innovation Award 2017 finale

VDL Automated Vehicles, the collaborative venture between VDL Steelweld of Breda and VDL Containersystemen of Hapert, is a finalist for the Automotive...
27 January 2017
VDL Nedcar to produce BMW X1

VDL Nedcar to produce BMW X1

VDL Nedcar will produce the BMW X1 in Born as of August 2017. This is the first time that VDL Nedcar is going to build a BMW. The car factory of the i...
24 January 2017
VDL Groep breaks through in United States

VDL Groep breaks through in United States

VDL Groep is going to break through in the United States. The orders won by the international industrial family business headquartered in Eindhoven in...
10 January 2017
Componenta take over by VDL Groep signed

Componenta take over by VDL Groep signed

The acquisition of the activities of Componenta by VDL Groep has been signed. The agreement to this end was signed today, 21 December, by both the cur...
21 December 2016
Change of management VDL Groep

Change of management VDL Groep

Industrial family company VDL Groep of Eindhoven further expands the management. From 1 January 2017 three managing directors will join the group's de...
20 December 2016
VDL delivers 228 buses for Limburg and Southeast Friesland and the West Frisian Islands concessions

VDL delivers 228 buses for Limburg and Southeast Friesland and the West Frisian Islands concessions

VDL Bus & Coach is delivering 166 public transport buses for the Dutch Limburg concession and 62 buses for the Southeast Friesland and the West Frisia...
14 December 2016
43 electric buses in scheduled service in Eindhoven region

43 electric buses in scheduled service in Eindhoven region

The Eindhoven region will have one of Europe’s largest electric bus fleets starting Sunday 11 December 2016. That is the day the new timetable starts ...
9 December 2016
VDL Foundation supports initiatives in the vicinity of VDL Nedcar

VDL Foundation supports initiatives in the vicinity of VDL Nedcar

On Friday 9 December, VDL Foundation presented five cheques to social initiatives in the vicinity of VDL Nedcar in Born. The gifts amounted to 50,000 ...
9 December 2016
VDL Groep takes over activities Componenta

VDL Groep takes over activities Componenta

VDL Groep of Eindhoven and curator Peter Brouns from Boels Zanders Advocaten of Venlo today reached an agreement in principle regarding the acquisitio...
23 November 2016
Prime Minister Mark Rutte waves the flag for the start of production of the new MINI Countryman

Prime Minister Mark Rutte waves the flag for the start of production of the new MINI Countryman

Today, Prime Minister Mark Rutte officially launched the production of the MINI Countryman at VDL Nedcar in Born. This is the third MINI model now bei...
2 November 2016