Entrepreneur Wim Beelen coveted the Amsterdam waste plant AEB in vain. It led to a remarkable turn in his business life. At 45, he is starting all over again. I have a little more experience and money to make the dreams come true’. In December last year, he made the decision: 2020 was to be […]
Amsterdam logistic Cityhub chooses construction company Vrolijk for realisation of Dutch first multi-storey logistics city hub.
Amsterdam Logistic Cityhub (ALC) is joining forces with Bouwbedrijf Vrolijk, who will be responsible for the realisation of the Netherlands’ first XXL multi-storey logistics city hub. The location offers 220,000 m² of total logistics solutions and is designed to shorten the last mile to and from the city. Strategically located in the Port of Amsterdam, […]
IN ‘THE TOP OF THE NETHERLANDS’ AN EXTENSIVE INTERVIEW WITH WIM BEELEN, CREATIVE FOUNDER OF AMSTERDAM LOGISTIC CITYHUB
Wim Beelen sold the Beelen Group last year. The demolition and waste entrepreneur built the company for 28 years, but will now focus on the Amsterdam Logistic Cityhub. He is a guest at BNR Business.
Amsterdam Logistic Cityhub sees great opportunities in making future city centre distribution and supply emission-free. The heart of the city has an extensive network of canals and rivers that can greatly reduce the pressure on the road network in the city. Get rid of the throbbing delivery vans, instead hauling freight with quiet, newly developed […]
In December 2018, we started the demolition and dismantling work of the former factory and all buildings on the ALC site. There is nothing left that reminds of the earlier constructions. The entire site has now been prepared for construction and in profile for the new construction of Amsterdam Logistic Cityhub. At the moment, the […]
Amsterdam, March 2020 – Amsterdam sets the bar high; in 2030 it’ll be the very first city in the world that’s completely emission-free. In addition to electric driving, emission-free transport and smart delivery, the number of parking spaces within the ring will be considerably cut. In five years there will already be 10,000 less parking […]
On February 11th, 2020, the 5th edition of the well-attended top event for logistics real estate decisionmakers from SPRYG Real Estate Academy took place. The most important logistics hotspots and leading stakeholders shared their visions, ambitions and especially plans with the public. In addition, challenges such as the “drowning out” of the Netherlands, the Nitrogen […]
A new ‘cityhub’ in the Amsterdam port area will help to dramatically reduce the number of vans and heavy goods vehicles in the city. Instead, parcels, hotel and catering supplies and construction site deliveries will enter Amsterdam by electric boat. That is the idea behind the Amsterdam Logistic Cityhub (ALC), a new […]
With the completed dredging work, a major step has been taken in the further development of the Hub. Now that the correct depth has been reached, ships can be loaded and unloaded.
Op uitnodiging van Ernst&Young en de gemeente Delft heeft ALC-directeur Wouter Mol tijdens een drukke bezette workshop het concept van de Amsterdamse logistieke city hub uiteengezet. Reden voor uitnodiging? Delft kampt met dezelfde problemen bij de verduurzaming van binnenstedelijke distributie als de Amsterdamse binnenstad. Het is een gezamenlijk streven van beide steden om in de […]