Latest updates

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Wednesday, May 24, 2023

Thursday, May 18, 2023 In this update a combination of past and present; From the renovation of the garage in Erp we go back in time with the 0265, the 0324 terminal truck, the 0277 and the 0224.

Sunday, May 7, 2023

Friday, April 28, 2023 Last year, the 01025 was the last SiloTank truck (that still drove around in the original house style of the company) that came to Erp to be sold  ( see '01001 and up' ). This Volvo FH drove on an Austrian registration, but it was not the first Silo Tank truck with that Van den Bosch-fleetnumber.

The first 01025 was a Renault Premium 320 that drove on Hungarian license plates, and therefore had the branch in Hungary as its home base .


In addition, in this update a look into the past with the 0257, the 0943 and the 01004, and a look at the current fleet with the 0236, the 0290, the 0427 and last but not least trailer 805 ....

Monday, April 24, 2023 Logistics service provider Van den Bosch has once again received the World-class Workplace quality label in the Global category. This independent quality label is awarded annually by research bureau Effectory for good employership. At the beginning of this year, Effectory conducted a survey among the employees of all the Van den Bosch branches. The logistics service provider scores above average compared with other internationally active organisations surveyed. 


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Sunday, April 16, 2023

Thursday, April 6, 2023

Thursday, March 30, 2023

Saturday, March 25, 2023

Tuesday, March 21, 2023 In this update 3 trucks from acquisitions. The DAF 1600 dates from 1978 and had fleet number 0103 at the time. In addition, a more recent Scania from De Meulemeester and finally a MAN TGX from 2017 that came over from Gé Simons.

Friday, March 17, 2023 The Supreme Court today issued a judgment in the lawsuit brought by ten Hungarian drivers against their former employer, Silo Tank Kft. 

The judgment of the Supreme Court concerns whether Hungarian drivers should have received Dutch wages for the international transport activities they carried out on behalf of Silo Tank (now Van den Bosch Transport Kft.) in the period 2007-2012.


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Wednesday, March 15, 2023

Friday, March 10, 2023  Logistics service provider Van den Bosch will open the doors of the technical service in Erp on Saturday 18 March. During this Job Event, anyone interested in a technical challenge can take a look around the workshop without obligation.


Curious about the day-to-day work of Van den Bosch's mechanics and technical specialists? Visit us on 18 March and they will give you a good look around and be ready to answer all your questions. The technical service is the beating heart of Van den Bosch. In the workshop, the team carries out maintenance & repairs to trucks, containers, trailers and the associated equipment, so that all our drivers can safely head out on the road.


The Job Event will take place on Saturday 18 March, from 9 am - 1 pm. Address: Hoogven 12 in Erp. Registration is not necessary.



Logistiek dienstverlener Van den Bosch opent op zaterdag 18 maart de deuren van de technische dienst in Erp. Tijdens dit Job Event kan iedereen die geïnteresseerd is in een  technische uitdaging vrijblijvend een kijkje nemen in de werkplaats.


Benieuwd hoe de monteurs en technisch specialisten van Van den Bosch dagelijks te werk gaan? Op 18 maart laten ze dit uitgebreid zien en staan ze klaar voor alle vragen. De technische dienst is het kloppend hart van Van den Bosch. Vanuit de werkplaats verzorgt het team onderhoud & reparaties aan trucks, containers, opleggers en het bijbehorende equipment, zodat alle chauffeurs veilig op weg kunnen. 


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Monday, March 6, 2023

Thursday, March 2, 2023

Thursday, February 23, 2023

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 The photo of the van Heur truck with fleet number 0836 offers a nice glimpse into the past; the photo was taken in 2010. Van Heur Transport, acquired by Van den Bosch in 2006, transports a container from the Spanish company TCS Trans from Barcelona, which in turn has been aquired by Van den Bosch in 2021 ....

Tuesday, February 7, 2023 The second update of this week :

Sunday, February 5, 2023

Friday, January 27, 2023  Van den Bosch is expanding its deep-sea activities with the purchase of 500 additional 20 ft tank containers. These ISO tank containers were immediately put into use, which enables the logistics service provider to respond to the growing demand from the African market for deep-sea transport with ISO tanks for the food industry.


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Saturday, January 21, 2023

Friday, December 30, 2022  The last update of 2022 ....

Happy New Year and see you all in 2023 !

Happy Holidays and a wonderful 2023

Monday, December 19, 2022

Saturday, December 10, 2022

Wednesday, November 23, 2022

Thursday, November 17, 2022  The Gé Simons trucks are rapidly being transformed into the Van den Bosch look. In this update some of the trucks (more in upcoming updates). 

The Enci trailers and the gas-powered Scania are not part of the takeover by the way.


In between, another new Volvo FH has also entered, the 0390 ....

Sunday, November 6, 2022

Wednesday, November 2, 2022

Tuesday, October 11, 2022  Van den Bosch will take over part of the activities of fellow carrier Gé Simons Internationaal Transport in Hilvarenbeek, with effect from 14 November 2022. The agreement was concluded between Rico Daandels, CEO of Van den Bosch, and Frank Simons, owner of Gé Simons. 


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 Photo Gé Simons truck : Jan vd Vlist

Thursday, October 6, 2022   The second updat of this week .... Today we have a special truck in the update : the 17 year (!) old Volvo FM with fleetnumber 0664 from 2005 is still in use in the UK today ....

Monday, October 3, 2022

 Sunday, September 25, 2022


Thursday, September 15, 2022   The 0500 has been added to the 'oldtimer collection' page, and the photos below have also been added, making the page complete for now.


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Wednesday, September 14, 2022   After a successful first edition in June, logistics service provider Van den Bosch is organizing another career event in September at the Van den Bosch Academy in Erp.

In order to introduce both new and experienced talent to the challenging world of bulk logistics, the doors of the in-house training center will be opened again.


“During the career event, potential employees will have the opportunity to get acquainted with our organization and teams in a low-threshold manner,” says Michiel van Kessel, Director Staff Services. “Good matches were created during the first edition of the career event and we were able to welcome a number of new employees to our organization. Everyone who is interested in Van den Bosch is welcome on Wednesday 28 September between 5 pm and 7 pm.”



In dutch :

Na een succesvolle eerste editie in juni, organiseert logistiek dienstverlener Van den Bosch in september opnieuw een career event in de Van den Bosch Academy in Erp. Om zowel nieuw als ervaren talent kennis te laten maken met de uitdagende wereld van bulklogistiek, worden de deuren van het in-house trainingscentrum wederom geopend.


“Tijdens het career event komen potentiële medewerkers in de gelegenheid om op een laagdrempelige manier kennis te maken met onze organisatie en teams”, vertelt Michiel van Kessel, Director Staff Services. “Tijdens de eerste editie van het career event zijn goede matches ontstaan en hebben we een aantal nieuwe medewerkers mogen verwelkomen binnen onze organisatie. Op woensdag 28 september is iedereen die geïnteresseerd is in Van den Bosch van harte welkom tussen 17.00 en 19.00 uur.” 



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Thursday, September 8, 2022   C. Neil Dowson with chassis 678 and a TCS container : the photos were taken during a first trial unloading for a new customer in Sheffield.


In addition, chassis 50 and 109, and finally the 0612 Volvo FH12 from 2009 which will soon be added to the old-timer collection when it has been restored.

Sunday, August 7, 2022

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

Sunday, July 10, 2022   On the webpage 'Oldtimer collection' the 0100 has been added.


The 100th truck in the fleet was a Volvo F10 from 1982. Ad van den Bosch bought the truck with a full options package at the RAI in Amsterdam.

After proven services, the truck has been restored and it has been part of the old-timer collection since.

Thursday, June 16, 2022

Sunday, June 5, 2022

Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Friday, May 20, 2022   The new webpage 'Oldtimer collection' is online ( photos of the 0100 and 0500 will be added soon ).

Monday, May 16, 2022   Van den Bosch opens doors for new talent ! .... Have you always wanted to take a look at Van den Bosch ?

Or learn more about the world of bulk logistics ? Then this is your chance ! On June 1, 2022, Van den Bosch will organise the very first career event at the Van den Bosch Academy in Erp from 5 pm until 7 pm.


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Thursday, May 12, 2022   The first TCS update

Thursday, May 5, 2022   The oldtimers update will be online soon ....

Tuesday, April 26, 2022   30 MAN TGX trucks for Van den Bosch; read the whole article here:

Sunday, January 23, 2022

 Har Bongaerts has worked at van den Bosch Neer for almost 24 years ( ! ). He passed away on November 12, 2021 and through his son Roy I received the photos below....


( Fleetnumbers 8 , 069 , 085 , 0134 and 2-07 ( this was a Thies fleetnumber, the Van den Bosch fleetnumber was 023 )).