19 February 2017 - 70 years Van Leeuwen Belgium

Our first foreign branch Van Leeuwen Belgium celebrates its 70th anniversary.

27 February 2017 - New ERP platfom

Van Leeuwen United Kingdom is the first Van Leeuwen company to go live on the new ERP platform SAP S/4 HANA. At the end of 2017, preparations are made for Van Leeuwen France.

15 March 2017 - Emsflower Project

Van Leeuwen starts deliveries to the Emsflower Project in Emsbüren, Germany: materials for a large greenhouse built by Gakon B.V. with heating installed by Jager Solutions Schoonebeek.

1 April 2017 - Combulex 50 years

Combulex in Vianen, the Netherlands, celebrates its 50th anniversary.

11 April 2017 - DAF-Paccar Award

The DAF-Paccar Group presents Van Leeuwen Precision, the Netherlands, with the Quality Achievement Award 2016.

20 May 2017 - Climbing Mont Ventoux

A Van Leeuwen cycling team with colleagues from the Netherlands, Belgium and France climbs the legendary Mont Ventoux in Southern France.

26 May 2017 - Centennial Collection

Van Leeuwen Precisie presents Otolift with the third model of the Centennial Collection. Each year, up
to Van Leeuwen’s hundredth anniversary, the top 150 customers will receive this exclusive gift.

1 juli 2017 - Lech Coaster deliveries to Vekoma

Van Leeuwen supplies tubes for rails, backbone and columns for the Lech Coaster in Poland to Vekoma, worldwide market leader in the construction of roller coasters.

5-6 July 2017 -Training at suppliers

Three key suppliers in the Netherlands and Germany, amongst which Tata Steel, provide Van Leeuwen colleagues with training.

7 July 2017 - New truck combinations

The new Van Moer Logistics truck combinations. On the basis of a partnership, Van Moer transports
Van Leeuwen and Wauters pipes.

24 July 2017 - New swaging line in Zwijndrecht

Combulex opens the new swaging line in Zwijndrecht, the Netherlands. By performing all treatments in line, the capacity has been increased by 40% as compared to the previous output.

1 August 2017 - New office in Germany

Van Leeuwen opens a new office in Moers, Germany

14 September 2017 - Seminar on sustainable building

The Van Leeuwen head office is the guest location for a seminar on sustainable building, organized by the Building with Steel sector association.

14-16 November 2017 - Annual management days

Van Leeuwen’s international management team discusses market trends and strategy during the annual management days.

1 December 2017 - New RSA cutting machine

Van Leeuwen Czech Republic commissions the new RSA cutting machine.

8 December 2017 - Orders for the Interconnecting Pipeline Project

Under the ExxonMobil global contract, Van Leeuwen Singapore books orders for the Interconnecting Pipeline Project on Jurong Island.

Various trade fairs

In 2017, Van Leeuwen was present at various trade fairs around the world, such as the Iran Oil Show, the Maritime Industry trade fair (Gorinchem, the Netherlands), MIOGE (Russia), and Stainless Steel World (Maastricht, the Netherlands).