More capacity in Benelux
Press Release 04 Sep 2023
Contargo takes over HE-Logistics B.V.
Rotterdam, 4 September 2023 – On 1 September 2023, Contargo Road Logistics took over the Dutch transport company HE-Logistics B.V. With this move Contargo is further expanding its position in container direct trucking within the Benelux states.
HE-Logistics offers container transports using its own and chartered trucks, reefer and trailer transports, and consolidated and conventional transport services. “By taking over HE-Logistics B.V. we are strengthening our position especially in the Netherlands”, says Marcel Hulsker, Co-Managing Director of Contargo GmbH & Co. KG. “We will also be able to extend our product portfolio to include trailer and reefer transports in the Benelux countries and in Europe.”
Operations of HE-Logistics B.V. will continue in future under the name Contargo HE-Logistics B.V. The managing director of HE-Logistics, B.V., Hennie van der Graaf, will continue to act within the Contargo Group as Branch Manager of Contargo HE-Logistics B.V. under Managing Directors Marcel Hulsker and Cor Bakker.
Photo (from l. to r.): Leo Maaskant, Managing Director Contargo Road Logistics, Cor Bakker, Managing Director Contargo HE-Logistics, Marcel Hulsker, Managing Director Contargo HE-Logistics, Esther van der Graaf, Administration and HR Contargo HE-Logistics, Hennie van der Graaf, Branch Manager Contargo HE-Logistics
With an annual transport volume of 2.1 million TEU, Contargo is one of the largest container logistics networks in Europe. Contargo integrates container transport between the western seaports, the German North Sea ports and the European hinterland. Contargo has 24 container terminals at its disposal in Germany, France and Switzerland and additional locations in Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and Poland. The enterprise also operates its own barge and rail lines. In 2022 the workforce of more than 1,200 employees achieved a turnover of 711 million Euro.