21-09-2018 - This week, VB completed a greenhouse and climate control system in Siberia. From now on, this 10 hectare greenhouse nearby Tomsk, will provide Siberian with high quality vegetables, like tomatoes, cucumbers, lettuce and eggplants. “With this world-class greenhouse environment, we enhance the quality of our vegetables in our Siberian supermarkets big time. Because of our self-sufficiency, now we can shorten the period of transport with weeks, which improves the freshness,” according to VB’s client, a Siberian supplier. »
Friday 21 September 2018
Friday 7 September 2018
With the launch of Dutch Greenhouse Delta on Thursday 6 September a powerful international platform to tackle the problems facing the world and its major cities is born. »
Monday 9 October 2017
VB Greenhouses completed delivery of the fourth greenhouse phase for Hydroponic Green Valley in North Mexico. The project is a complete greenhouse project, delivered with Dutch input and knowledge, and contains a total surface of 49.200 m². »
Tuesday 4 July 2017
The greenhouse division of VB Group and Tomita Technologies have recently completed a turnkey greenhouse for Fujitsu in Iwata, Japan. The greenhouse project covers an area of 19,650 m2. Adjacent to the Venlo greenhouse a distribution building has been built with 16 meter trellis. This area of the greenhouse is covered with white coated tempered glass. To improve the outside of the distribution building a more appealing look, the gables have been covered with green coated glass. »
Thursday 29 June 2017
Last month the official start of the new ‘Elite’ greenhouse for Dümmen Orange, location Rheinberg, Germany was made with an official ground-breaking ceremony. The greenhouse and climate divisions of VB Group from the Netherlands work together on the new state of the art greenhouses with an approximate surface of 10.000 m2. »
Thursday 15 June 2017
Early June the greenhouse division of VB Group started the construction of a 10 hectare greenhouse project in Siberia, near the student city Tomsk in Russia.
The preparations and material deliveries for the greenhouse project are close to being completed and the Russian builders have started the construction works. The greenhouse must be completed before the raid of the winter, which starts early in Siberia. »
Thursday 9 February 2017
VB Greenhouses, a VB Group member, started the delivery of the fourth greenhouse phase for Hydroponic Green Valley in North Mexico. The project is a complete greenhouse project, delivered with Dutch input and knowledge and contains a total surface of 49.200 m². The new phase will be connected to the existing greenhouses. The total surface of all buildings realized by VB will be all together more than 200.000 m2, exclusive the operation room of amply 3.000 m2, which is executed in sandwich.
With this project VB Greenhouses delivers a total solution for the production of vegetables.
Tuesday 18 October 2016
VB Greenhouse Projects, member of VB Group, has recently completed a ‘state of the art’ greenhouse project for strawberry production for Haisheng in Xi’An, China. The greenhouse was officially opened during an opening ceremony on September 28, 2016. The project was completed in a record time of only 7 months. »
Tuesday 10 May 2016
On Sunday May 8th Aad Verbakel, founder of VB Group, signed a 20 hectare greenhouse contract with KSM Group in the presence of Dutch Minister of Economic Affairs and the Dutch Ambassador in Iran. This large scale modern greenhouse complex, that will meet the need for local food and flower production, will be realized by VB Greenhouse Projects. »
Thursday 7 April 2016
For VB Group, 2016 is literally a year with a golden tinge. The Westland company was established 50 years ago. For half a century, VB Group has been one of the most progressive companies in the Dutch and international horticultural sector in the field of greenhouse construction, climate control and energy solutions. Edward Verbakel, director of VB Group, describes the situation. ‘Since the 1960s this segment of the horticultural sector has changed beyond recognition. New technologies and growing globalization are now the major themes. In addition, we value highly the collaboration with our partners. VB Group has continuously changed course in time and is looking forward confidently to the next 50 years.’ »