Transport & Logistics
Aertssen Group donates laptops to schools in Kapellen
After the Easter holidays, students start online classes, but not every child has a computer at home. Therefore, Minister of Education Ben Weyts launched an appeal to provide students with a laptop. And of course Aertssen Group is happy to help!
Aertssen Group has been preparing 20 used laptops for secondary school students in Kapellen. Greg Aertssen, CEO: “With this donation, we want to help students follow online classes and complete assignments on a computer. We want to help and support all teachers and students in these challenging times. ”
Two weeks ago, Aertssen Group also donated masks to the surrounding municipalities, including Kapellen. Those masks have now been distributed to care providers of local nursing homes. “We are very grateful to have received this protective masks for our health care providers. Helping to protect their safety is a wonderful gesture. ” said Dirk Van Mechelen, mayor of Kapellen.
Aertssen Group donates 2,500 mouth masks to local healthcare providers
In these difficult times, we want to support caregivers in our communities. That is why Aertssen Group has donated 2,500 masks to nursing homes in Stabroek, Kieldrecht and the neighboring municipality of Kapellen.
Covid-19 Corona: what measures does Aertssen Group take?
Update 16/03/2020 - On March 13th 2020, Belgian authorities announced exceptional measures to limit a further spread of the Covid-19 virus and to protect the most vulnerable in our society. Aertssen Group actively participates in this.
Aertssen zet hoogste beeld van Europa recht
Het hoogste beeld in Europa staat langs de E411 in Lavaux-Sainte-Anne, nabij Rochefort. Het beeld van de Franse kunstenaar Bernar Venet is 60 meter hoog. Om het te kunnen plaatsen, waren onze vrachtwagens en mobiele telescoopkranen nodig.
Are you joining our team?
During our job day on May11 you can do much more than just watch. Learn how to use drones, test our work in 3D with VR and a crane simulator or immediately operate our mighty machines. Lifting with our cranes, driving with our dumpers and maneuvering with our trucks: it's all possible!
Aertssen Group strengthens its market position through the acquisition of ADM Team Heavy Weight
Aertssen Group has taken over the activities of the ADM Team Heavy Weight transport company from Westerlo. This acquisition strengthens our position in the exceptional transport sector, and promotes our further international expansion. Through the acquisition, we also benefits from a trimodal access location along the Albert Canal.
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First pile for our new distribution center
Our logistics department will have a new head office. After months of intensive earth moving, the official start of the construction was yesterday with the first pile. Sam Aertssen opened the ceremony and we proudly raised our glass.
Aertssen Transport is AEO Licensed!
We obtained our AEO license! Since 18/04/2018 Aertssen Transport is proud to be an Authorized Economic Operator.
Clean up operations following a train incident
This morning, we started the salvage works of damaged trains on the La Louvière-Bergen line. Thanks to the combined efforts of Aertssen Group, we performed this delicate job safely, quickly and professionally.
Aertssen Group herontwikkelt voormalige ‘Monti’-site
In Lier geeft de Aertssen Group de gebouwen van de voormalige drukkerij ‘Monti’ een nieuwe toekomst. Het indrukwekkende terrein beantwoordt straks aan de toenemende vraag naar logistieke opslagmogelijkheden.
Aertssen represented at Mercedes-Benz Truck Event
In the impressive quarry of Quenast (Belgium), Mercedes-Benz organized its Road Efficiency Experience Days. Colleagues Peter Hoorelbeke and Alain Floré promoted the Aertssen colours during this special event, which took place from 11 to 14 May.
Clean-up operations in the wake of a derailment
Saturday a train was derailed nearby Leuven (B). Aertssen was contracted for the entire clean-up and recovery operation. We united forces and in less than 36 hours Aannemingsbedrijf Aertssen, Aertssen Kranen and Aertssen Transport brought this delicate operation to a successful finish.
09/09/2016 - Yesterday Aertssen officially received approval to further expand its business activities on a 10 hectares brown field site at the Logistics Park Waasland.
Second Place Truck Fleet Owner of the Year 2016
26/02/2016 - Aertssen Transport and Aertssen Services were among the winners. At the Transport & Logistics Awards, we obtained an impressive second place in the category Truck Fleet-Owner of the Year 2016, a prestigious award of which we can be proud!
Aertssen Transport overhauled
Good equipment is half of the job - we know that at Aertssen Transport.
Visit us at Breakbulk Europe 2016
This year the Breakbulk Europe Exhibition 2016 will take place on 23rd to 26th of May 2016 in Antwerp Expo. This is the largest exhibition in the world dedicated to breakbulk and project cargo logistics and both Aertssen and Roll-iT will be present!
Visit our stand and meet our logistics experts, who will happy to share with you our transport and logistic solutions and expertise.
Second place at Gazelles Transport & Logistics 2015
24/09/2015 - Aertssen Transport is one of the three most rapidly growing transport companies in Belgium. We came in second during the Gazellen Transport & Logistics awards in the medium-size enterprise category. A prize that we’ve won for the second time in a row. And naturally, we are quite proud of this.
Finalist 'Onderneming van het Jaar' 2019
Onze Aertssen Group is genomineerd voor de titel 'Onderneming van het Jaar' 2019! Deze bekroning wordt voor de 25e keer uitgereikt door EY, De Tijd en BNP Paribas aan een uniek bedrijf op basis van criteria zoals visie, ondernemerschap, internationalisatie en innovatie. We zijn dan ook bijzonder trots op deze prestigieuze nominatie!
Onze groep zet groeiambities kracht bij met overname AltéAd Devriendt
Aertssen Group heeft zopas AltéAd Devriendt overgenomen, een gekende speler in uitzonderlijk transport van machines en windmolens. De overname zal een nog sterkere marktpositie garanderen voor onze groep.
Aertssen kiest voor zero emission transport met Nikola Tre
Vorige week werd de Nikola Tre, een truck op waterstof, voorgesteld aan het grote publiek in Phoenix (Arizona). Aertssen Group was aanwezig op het lanceringsevenement van Nikola Corporation en plaatste meteen tien waterstoftrucks in voorbestelling. Meer nog, we onderzoeken intussen hoe het zelf waterstof kan produceren via eigen windmolens en zonnepanelen.