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  • NEW: Manoovr Ballast trailer

    June 2017

    The latest addition to the Ballast trailer programme is the MPL-97-06 with pendle axles. This Manoovr semi low-loader with a fixed 780mm low load floor has 12 tonnes per axle as standard and is therefore internationally an important alternative for the transport of crane ballast within the 1000-tonne road network. Load floor height is an increasingly important factor in the crane sector.
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  • Interview Marinka Nooteboom in Financial Newspaper in connection with 135th Anniversary

    May 2017

    Former banker finds second career in heavy transport This week trailer manufacturer Koninklijke Nooteboom Group celebrate their 135th anniversary. Three days, starting on Thursday, have been allocated to commemorate this anniversary. No doubt it will be a joyful occasion because the company is back on track.
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  • Damage quickly and professionally repaired

    May 2017

    That we will find damage expert Erik Thijssen at the Nooteboom head office in Wijchen is not a given. He spends most of his working week in Germany where he regularly helps customers whose vehicle has been damaged.
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    First extendible Manoovr with excavator trough for Van der Vlist

    May 2017

    At Van der Vlist they are always looking to optimise their transport fleet with vehicles for abnormal transport that are even more efficient. Therefore Van der Vlist has added to their fleet the latest 5-axle extendible Manoovr semi low-loader to transport construction machinery weighing up to around 60 tonnes. When carrying excavators or demolition machines the boom can be placed in the trough so that the total height of the load is considerably reduced.
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  • Nooteboom congratulates Tim Foundation with outstanding result

    May 2017

    During the Nooteboom Transport Days and Open Day Nooteboom supported the Tim Foundation. After 3 amazing Days at our facility in Wijchen with more than 5000 visitors we are happy that we can congratulate the Tim Foundation with an excellent result of EUR 101,900.- and we are happy that we have contributed to achieve this. The Tim Foundation supports dr. Jan Smeitink at the Radboud UMC University in Nijmegen in his research to find a drug against the mitochondrial energy-sapping disorder ‘Leigh disease’.
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    Aertssen – The orbital highway project in Qatar

    November 2016

    The Aertssen Group consists of three large divisions: construction & intra, cranes and transport. One of the projects Aertssen is working on in Qatar is the new orbital highway project. This expressway connects the industrial area of Ras Laffan with the new Hamad port area. The new ring road is approximately 200 kilometres long and has 14 traffic lanes….
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  • Nooteboom wins important patent case concerning Pendel-X low-loader with deep excavator trough

    November 2016

    From the first ‘swiveler’ with pendle axles to the MANOOVR: the already long list of innovations at Nooteboom is still growing. Consequently the need to properly protect these clever inventions grows too. Obtaining a patent is an important way to protect intellectual property and to ensure that our customers can always expect top quality. Just over ten years: that’s how long the juridical wrangling about the Pendle-X Euro low-loader with excavator trough that was developed by Nooteboom has lasted.
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    Nooteboom Ireland

    October 2016

    Nooteboom have been a major player in the Irish heavy haulage market for over twenty years and feel the time is right to establish a dedicated Irish distributor. Previously the market was supported via Nooteboom UK, the new company, Nooteboom Ireland Ltd, is born from a partnership between the long established Palfinger…
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    Bamboo: floor of the future

    September 2016

    Since hardwood is getting scarcer and more expensive all the time, Nooteboom is looking for alternatives for the production of their trailer floors. An important starting point was that the alternative had to be equally as good as the current floors but preferably it would have even better specifications for application in abnormal transport. From this investigation bamboo composite emerged as the best alternative. In the meantime Nooteboom has been testing it in practice for nearly two years with extremely positive results.
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  • MANOOVR with excavator through

    New Manoovr semi lowloader with excavator trough

    September 2016

    In the space of one year Nooteboom’s ‘Manoovr’ technology has become a household word in the world of international abnormal transport. The latest innovation in the Manoovr programme is a version with an excavator trough. This option makes the semi low-loader even more versatile, especially for the transport of excavators or demolition machinery as the boom arm can be positioned in the trough. The excavator trough is available as standard on all semi low-loaders of the Manoovr generation that have up to six axles.
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