VDL Agrotech (part of VDL Groep) manufactures and supplies equipment for the modern intensive livestock industry, for more than 50 years. The product range comprises feeding and drinking systems, manure treatment, heating, cooling, ventilation and climate control systems. VDL Agrotech is also specialized in engineering and supply of turnkey projects. Engineering projects is our specialty. VDL Agrotech designs, supplies and builds complete turnkey projects worldwide. From detailed engineering until complete erection of delivered equipment. Excellent service, reliable delivery, quality and a high level of expertise are the key to the worldwide success.
All projects are designed in accordance with the local climatical circumstances to best meet the needs of the customer. The erection of the project is done under the supervision of a VDL Agrotech skilled supervisor, who takes care of correct erection and installation of delivered equipment. The supervisor always works together with a local group of technicians to ensure correct installation and train a local crew of technicians for maintenance of the delivered equipment.
Direct access to production facilities
VDL Agrotech has direct access to the most modern production facilities available, where a big part of the VDL Agrotech products are being manufactured. The VDL Groep includes companies specialized in metal working but also in plastic injection molding as well as assembly of equipment. The modern state of the art machines guarantee a high quality and competitively priced product. Having the production facilities within the VDL Groep enhances the important quality control and flexibility.
VDL Groep is an international industrial company devoted to the development, production and sales of semi-finished products, buses & coaches and other finished products and the assembly of cars. In total, the group consists of 93 operating companies, spread throughout 19 countries with almost 15,000 employees.
From the head office in Eindhoven, VDL Groep supervises its operating companies, which function independently and are responsible for their own results. This unique structure, consisting of small companies, each with its own specialty, ensures that the collective forms a strong team. A team that provides continuity and flexibility.
In the subcontracting division, VDL specialises in metalworking, mechatronic systems and system supply, plastics processing and surface treatment. The car assembly division includes the production of passenger cars for third parties. The bus & coach division includes coaches, chassis modules, public transport buses, mini & midi buses and second-hand buses. The finished products division comprises suspension systems for the automotive industry, heating, cooling and air-technical systems, systems for the oil, gas and petrochemical industry, production automation systems, systems for the agricultural sector, sunbeds and roof boxes, container handling equipment, cigar-making and packaging machines, components for bulk handling and dust extraction installations and systems for explosion and fire protection.
VDL Groep has a flat organizational structure with short lines of communication. Continuous effort is put into improving the existing no-nonsense culture, in which informal, personal and open communication predominate. The company culture is best described by the collective VDL motto: