Entries by Sophie Verhaeghe

Geldof ready for a digital future

We are living in a fast changing world, new ideas, new products, and new ways of working … @ Geldof we participate in every possible way. October last year, we started a test phase, using a dedicated app that will simplify our daily tasks and project follow-up. Thanks to this app, we integrate our SHE […]

Sweets for safety

Today we are celebrating safety, our core value! For 500 days, there were no lost-time incidents, a milestone in the history of our company. This great result could only be achieved thanks to the efforts of all employees, every day. As a sign of appreciation, everyone enjoyed a 500-marked eclair. On to the next 500 […]

Successful renewal of our VCA certificate

Recently, Geldof received auditors from ‘Bureau Veritas’ for an external control. They did all the necessary checks in order for us to renew our VCA (Petrochemicals) certificate. The audit was completed with a positive result. We herewith proof that Geldof complies with the rigorous requirements applicable in the petrochemical industry. This confirms our way of […]

Second phase of Rainbow project @LBC Tank Terminals

We are honoured to announce that LBC Tank Terminals is entrusting us with the second phase of their Rainbow project in their Rotterdam terminal! After our successful cooperation in 2016 – 2017, we have now been selected to build 18 tanks with a total volume of almost 70.000 m³. Our know-how and expertise makes Geldof […]

Successful switch @ RWE Eemshaven

As we mentioned in our previous posts about RWE, they entrusted us with the contract for the fuel-handling scope of the co-firing project at Eemshaven in the Netherlands. At the end of 2018, a lot of the bigger parts where lifted and we could start final assembly, electrical works and piping.  After mechanical completion a […]

Great start to the new year …

Last Friday we raised our glass to the New Year. After an inspiring speech from the CEO, several colleagues were honoured for their 10, 20, 30 and even 40 years of service @Geldof. Empty stomachs were filled with some delicious French fries. We are ready for a year with remarkable projects, inspiring relationships and lots […]

Geldof builds its second liquid ammonia storage tank for Agropolychim.

Following our successful project in 2013 for Agropolychim in Bulgaria, they have entrusted us with the construction of a second, 20.000m³, double walled, cryogenic tank for refrigerated liquid ammonia to expand their existing capacity. Just like last time, we will combine good planning with quality and creative thinking. Our scope consists of engineering (was finished […]

840 concrete mixers, 7200³ m of concrete, 2 working days

  Those were the things that were needed for casting the floor plate of the 135,000 m³ propane tank @ Oiltanking Antwerp Gas Terminal NV. A logistical and organisational challenge that, as you can see in the video, was perfectly executed by the consortium Geldof and BAM Contractors nv.   December 3th, 2019