History

1960
‘64 Ad starts his own business
‘65 Ad took over his fathers (Piet van den Bosch) truck with trailer
1970
‘71 Garage under construction
‘71 Opening garage
‘74 First silo truck
‘75 First car wash
‘76 First tanker
‘77 Thies Transporten Assen acquired
1980
‘80 Opening location Neer
‘82 May 7th: 100th Volvo
‘83 Opening ‘Bodywork’ department
‘86 Construction and opening Cleaning department
‘87 Acquisition first tank containers
‘87 200th Volvo
‘88 Ad and Mia turned 100 years, combined
1990
‘90 Opening Amsterdam
‘90 Peter van den Bosch starts leading chemistry department
‘92 Acquisition 4 hectare industrial area Bussele
‘94 Opening Salzgitter
‘94 Acquisition International Transport en warehousing company Van der Donk B.V.
‘96 Acquisition van De Meulemeester & Zn in Tielt, Belgium
‘98 Peter van den Bosch takes over the company
‘98 Ad van den Bosch receives Royal honour
‘98 500th truck
‘98 Construction of a new establishment; Bergen op Zoom
2000
‘02 Peter acquires remaining 75% of the shares and thus 100% owner
‘03 Acquisition Jumbotainers
‘04 Construction headquarters
‘04 Establishment Van den Bosch Ltd, England
‘06 Acquisition Patterson Ltd, England
‘06 Acquisition van Heur Transport b.v.
‘06 Acquisition Silo-Tank Transporte Gmbh, Austria
‘06 Acquisition Silo-Tank Kft, Hungary
‘07 Restart Van den Bosch Academy
‘08 1000th Volvo
2010
‘11 For the first time more intermodal transport than road transport
‘13 Opening Experience
‘14 Acquisition intermodal dry bulk operations Nijhof-Wassink
‘14 50 years Van den Bosch Transporten