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Syngenta continues to invest

Syngenta is a global company with headquarters in Switzerland. 28,000 employees in 90 countries are working to transform how crops are grown and protected. The company accelerates its innovation and invests to advance a more sustainable agriculture which is good for nature, farmers and society. Syngenta’s work helps farmers to face the challenges of today’s…

DSV Air & Sea: air cargo service provider opens new facility at Schiphol Airport

Panalpina is one of the largest air cargo transporting companies and is part of DSV Panalpina A/S since August 2019. With 60.000 employees, DVS Panalpina A/S is present in over 90 countries and can be seen as a truly global service provider. Modern facilities which match increasing customer wishes and demands are thus needed. For…

Ripening and drying stores for sausage maker Spijkerman

Beautiful ham and dry sausages come from Italy, Spain and from … Friesland, The Netherlands. Spijkerman makes delicious hams and has a broad range of dry sausages. These meat produces are produced and stored under special conditions in dry stores. The sausage maker from Akkrum is also a specialist in raw ham. These are made…

Asia Food Express extends food processing facility

Asia Food Express is a supplier of Asian, Indian and African food produce. With a program of 3.500 products it can present itself as a complete line supplier. The essence for the company is to let consumers experience authentic tastes. Good storage under perfect conditions to let fresh produce be fresh longer, is vital to…

Fastest growing Dutch supermarket chain Vomar expands DC further with Geerlofs Refrigeration

Vomar celebrated in 2018 its 50th birthday with promotions and attractive product offerings. With success: it has grown as never before. With 66 supermarket locations Vomar is a visible player on the Dutch food market. When the opportunity arose to expand right next to the existing distribution center, it was easy to decide to take…

Grant opening of the Schoneveld Breeding PlantXperience

Recently the spectacular new facility of Schoneveld Breeding has officially been opened. Schoneveld Breeding was established in 1930 and specializes in breeding cold-loving pot plants such as Cyclamen, Primula, Ranunculus and Campanula. The company has grown into a major player. To facilitate further growth a brand new building has been built. With its 200 employees…

Chirina, Georgia, builds ultra-modern sausage factory

Chirina is one of the largest agricultural companies in Georgia. With its main office in Tbilisi, several divisions are managed. All active in food processing in the Caucasus. In the past Geerlofs has designed and built a fruit storage and processing facility with ULO cold stores. Also Geerlofs has delivered refrigeration systems for Chirina’s poultry…

Geerlofs to deliver propane refrigeration system to Dutch tulip grower

Hanenburg-Hettinga is a leading agricultural company with main focus on tulip growing. As expansion of the site was needed, the family owned business reviewed how to do this in the most environmentally friendly way. Geerlofs has had the honor to serve Hanenburg-Hettinga for the past 20 years and in cooperation with Agrofocus consultancy proposed to…

Geerlofs Refrigeration 85 years

This year Geerlofs Refrigeration celebrates its 85th birthday. Something to notice as there are not many companies in industrial refrigeration of such an age. And where people are considered to be ‘aged’, we are getting younger all the time. In 1933 Mr. R. Geerlofs founded the company and it remained in the family for three…