"High biosecurity standards are a prerequisite in poultry processing plants and hatcheries. Hence, all circumstances must be optimal to achieve these conditions. That starts with a professional, hygienic and high quality floor: the basis for success" says World Poultry.
One of the most visually impressive, and environmentally friendly, new passenger ships that will enter service this year is the 135m long, 1,750-passenger capacity, double-ended ro-ro ferry, Texelstroom. Built in Spain at La Naval shipyard, the vessel will be operated by Koninklijke NV Texels Eigen Stoomboot Onderneming (TESO) to provide regular services between Den Helder and the Dutch island of Texel.
The Interparking Bios Pathé car park is located in the centre of Groningen, on the city side of the canal and under the Pathé cinema. The underground car park with 800 spaces is close to the Herenstraat shopping area and within walking distance of the Groninger Museum. The pedestrian entrances and exits connect directly to the cinema. As part of the refurbishment of the Interparking Bios Pathé car park, Bolidt was asked to install the parking surfaces, fully in keeping with Interparking’s corporate style.
International confectionery manufacturer Perfetti Van Melle is known for appealing brands such as Mentos, Chupa Chups, Alpenliebe and Smint. The company was created in 2001 when Italy’s Perfetti S.p.A. took over Van Melle NV. Its headquarters are located in Lainate, Italy, and the Dutch city of Breda. The old factory in Breda is being renovated in stages.
With its length of 362 metres, 16 guest decks and a gross tonnage of 226.000, the Harmony of the Seas is the largest cruise ship in the world and the third in Royal Caribbean’s Oasis class. Bolidt and Royal Caribbean Cruise Line have been working closely together for many years now. As a result, Bolidt was asked to supply the decking for the Harmony of the Seas. Our specialist and flexible application teams spent months at the shipyard working very hard to install the decking systems on both the indoor and outdoor decks of the Harmony of the Seas.
In this testimonial RCCLS's Petteri Keso talks about the collaboration between Bolidt and RCCL: "Bolidt is one of the best companies to work with". Check out the video to hear what else Mr. Keso has to say about Bolidt.
American broiler breeding company Cobb-Vantress has opened a new production site in China.
Cobb-Vantress is global market leader in the development and production of breeding stock for the broiler industry. The company, which celebrates its centenary in 2016 and has customers in more than 120 countries, markets brand name chicks including the Cobb500, the most kept broiler in the world. Cobb-Vantress has breeding farms all over the world. Last year, the company opened a new production site in Suizhou, west of Shanghai. The new complex is Cobb-Vantress’ first location in China and was developed especially to meet specific customer demands in Asia. The production site consists of two import facilities, two breeding farms and a parent stock hatchery. A total of about 200 people will be working at the site.
Marvel at the newest and third ship in the Quantum Class, Ovation of the Seas. Featuring the same groundbreaking venues as its sister ships, Quantum of the Seas and Anthem of the Seas, this ship is continuing to take cruisers to new heights.
Ovation of the Seas benefits from an extensive range of Bolidt products, including Bolideck Future Teak, Bolideck Select Soft and Bolideck Select Hard.
Eddie Djemel, chief officer of the Ovation of the Seas, takes care of the maintenance. He worked from the beginning with Bolidt on this ship. "The cooperation with Bolidt was excellent", says Eddie Djemel.
The new residence of the KWR Watercycle Research Institute in Nieuwegein has received recognition for its sustainable design by architectural practice cepezed. The building, which features Bolidtop 525 flooring systems, was nominated for the ARC Architecture Award and even named winner in the category ‘stimulating environments’ of BNA Best Building of the Netherlands.