From smithy to ‘Trendsetter in Trailers’

Marinka Nooteboom is General Manager of the Koninklijke Nooteboom Group. The first woman to take the helm of the family company that was founded in 1881 by her great-great-grandfather, the blacksmith Willem Nooteboom. The Nooteboom family business went through a huge evolution from 1881 to the 21st century. From smithy to carriage builder, from producer of tippers and cranes, to low-loaders with swivel axles and solutions for abnormal transport.

The history of five generations of the Nooteboom family.