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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
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
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
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 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 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
VDL and DAF deliver first electric truck to Jumbo

VDL and DAF deliver first electric truck to Jumbo

VDL Groep and DAF Trucks have delivered the first fully electric truck to supermarket chain Jumbo in Veghel. President and CEO Willem van der Leegte o...
18 December 2018
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...
6 November 2018
VDL presents unique charging plaza in Valkenswaard

VDL presents unique charging plaza in Valkenswaard

VDL Groep strengthens its position as an electrification specialist for heavy-duty transport. Today, Friday 25 May, a unique charging location for ele...
25 May 2018
VDL Groep and DAF present electric truck

VDL Groep and DAF present electric truck

Today, Wednesday 16 May, VDL Groep and DAF presented their entirely electric truck. The two Eindhoven firms have joined forces to develop this e-truck...
16 May 2018
Smart*Light: the development of a table model for X-ray analysis

Smart*Light: the development of a table model for X-ray analysis

VDL ETG is a participant in the Smart *Light project. This project involves 12 organizations in the Netherlands and Flanders working together to devel...
3 April 2018
Production line at suspension system manufacturer

Production line at suspension system manufacturer

VDL Weweler employees designed the new production line and carried out all the automation work themselves. The new line brings together a series of pr...
23 October 2017