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World Food Festival Rotterdam

Berg Hortimotive has been contributing to the optimization of global food production for more than 50 years. This is a complicated process and consists of various steps. From composing and growing seeds, to taking care of the crop and then finally to harvesting and packaging the products. Last weekend we participated at the World Food Festival in a special greenhouse right next to the central marketplace (Markthal) in Rotterdam.

We are proud to see our products operating in Abu Dhabi.

Dubai (CNN Business)The United Arab Emirates imports at least 80% of its food. A startup in the capital Abu Dhabi wants to help change that. Launched in 2016, Pure Harvest Smart Farms is developing smart greenhouses, using technology to allow agriculture to flourish in the tough environment. For now, it only grows tomatoes.

Education is fun, useful and necessary!

Berg Hortimotive (De Lier), Padmos (Stellendam) and Wout Hogervorst vof (Noordwijkerhout) have been nominated this week for the OOM Award South Holland 2019. The OOM Award is the award for the most active (metal) learning company in the region. The winner will be announced on September 6.

Increasing efficiency for Australian tomato growers

The retractable roof tomato greenhouse of LaManna Premier Group, located in Victoria’s Goulbourn Valley becomes more and more efficient. Last year the crop rotation was completed in the blink of an eye with the use of the Bio Chopper, and now the greenhouse is also equipped with pipe and rail, crop trolleys and automatic sprayers.

Impression GreenTech 2019

Exibition impression of Berg Hortimotive at the Greentech 2019.

Greentech brings you to the heart of the horticulture industry.
During this exhibition we presented the new scissor lift Benomic S-line and the Plantalyzer.

Introduction Benomic S-Line

Benomic S-line series of mobile scissor lifts for tomato cultivation
TüV approved, ergonomic and flexible

 In response to new directives and regulations in the field of safety, Berg Hortimotive (De Lier, NL) has completely re-engineered its Benomic range of mobile scissor lifts. The result is the ergonomic S-line series: approved by the TüV, and incorporating state-of-the-art technology to make it as efficient, easy and comfortable as possible in its day to day use. The redesigned scissor mechanism enables safe working at up to 6.6 m high.

Fruit Logistica Berlijn 2019

Dear Business partner,

Meet the newest products of Berg Hortimotive and HortiKey at the Fruit Logistica in Berlin! Berg Hortimotive and HortiKey are introducing the new Benomic S and the Plantalyzer on 6, 7 and 8 February. This year, you will find us at two different booths: with partner Letsgrow.com in Hall 3.2 D-13 and with dealer Steenks Service in Hall 4.1 C-01.

Royal Brinkman and Berg Hortimotive move forward together

S-GRAVENZANDE - International horticultural supplier Royal Brinkman enriches its product range with logistic solutions, by acquiring Berg Hortimotive. With this acquisition Royal Brinkman responds to the increasing demand for company-specific solutions concerning logistical processes and realises the growth ambitions that emerge from its strategic long-term plan.

Berg Hortimotive introduces the next generation of internal transport.

'We firmly believe that in the coming decades, covered horticulture will make a significant contribution to the global food problem. The Dutch horticultural sector has a leading role in this effort. Berg Hortimotive (BHM) forms a part of this cluster, participating directly and actively in it with its smart logistics solutions for cultivation and crop handling’.

Crop estimate with the new iPhone X from HortiKey

Wim Roest, branch manager at RedStar, received his ticket to the future from Andreas Hofland, General Manager at HortiKey. With the trade fair promotion during the Fruit Logistica in Berlin earlier this year, the Berg Hortimotive subsidiary has actively engaged in making known the great advantage of the daily automated and very accurate determination of the crop estimate.

Berg Hortimotive in motion

We not only bring greenhouse vegetables and flowers in motion with our products, but a number of our colleagues are also bringing themselves in motion during the Rotterdam Business Marathon on 8 April next. We have two teams from four colleagues who together will walk about 10 kilometres; quite a feat, and we wish them now every success.

World Horti Center officially opened!

On Wednesday, 7 March, Her Majesty Queen Maxima officially opened the World Horti Center in Naaldwijk. The collaboration between education, research, government and trade and industry makes this global knowledge and innovation centre in the heart of the Dutch greenhouse horticulture the first of its kind in the world. Minister Carola Schouten of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality also attended the official opening and in a speech she underlined the international leading position of the horticulture sector.

Opening World Horti Center

Tomorrow 7 March the time will have come!
Sustainable greenhouse horticulture - Pass it on around the world!

World Horti Center, the leading innovation centre for the international greenhouse horticulture sector opens its doors on Wednesday, 07 March 2018. During the official opening, the World Horti Center will show the ambition of delivering a global contribution to finding solutions for large social topics. Consider in this respect food supply, food safety, water management, sustainability and human health.

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