Entries by Anouk Velthuis

VIRO on fair Maintenance NEXT

From Tuesday 9 to Thursday 11 April, VIRO will be at the Maintenance NEXT fair in Ahoy in Rotterdam. This exhibition fulfills a pivotal function within the industrial maintenance sector and is the meeting place for asset owners, service providers, OEMs, contractors and suppliers. In addition, the Maintenance NEXT is a network platform in which […]

After taking first place in 2017, VIRO’s Echt branch was voted Limburg’s second most attractive employer in 2018

After winning the title ‘Most attractive SME employer in Limburg 2017,’ VIRO’s Echt branch is extremely proud of its excellent second place in the 2018 contest. The Echt branch wants to thank everybody who voted for our engineering firm. Needless to say, we’ll do everything we can to win first prize again next year. The goal of […]

The future of Smart Industrial Machinery (SIM)

If you think of the start of the 19th century when you hear the words ‘Industrial Revolution,’ it’s time for an update. Because we’re right in the middle of a new revolution. The latest wave of industrial automation is sparking a fascinating change, with amazing opportunities for industry. The keyword in this movement is SIM: […]

VIRO supports Kooiman in engineering the TitanLNG bunker ship

TitanLNG has developed a solution to supply LNG across water, making ship-to-ship bunkering a reality. The LNG bunker pontoon – known as FlexFueler 001 – will deliver the fuel to the Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp (ARA) region. Kooiman Marine Group is leading the consortium to build the FlexFueler 001, commissioned by TitanLNG. The group is using Siemens NX […]

Safety in the process industry

In the process industry, the concept of safety includes many overlapping areas, ranging from machine safety to explosion safety. From risk control, when working with hazardous substances, to the use of certified work equipment. Despite the differences, the safety principle is always the same: the safety of machines and processes starts on the drawing board. […]

Demo Design: The VIRO Agile Eye


Demo Design: The VIRO Agile Eye Design and realisation of a 3 DOF Spherical Parallel Manipulator In Mikroniek issue 1 – 2018, Theo de Vries, Head of Software & Control at VIRO Hengelo branch, talks extensively about the design and functionality of the VIRO Agile Eye. Read the complete article about the Agile Eye http://www.dspe.nl/mikroniek/

A look behind the scenes at VIRO’s branch in Echt named ‘Limburg’s Most Attractive Employer 2017’

Limburg’s Most Attractive Employer 2017 From March until June 2017, dozens of companies in Limburg battled to win the title of Limburg’s Most Attractive Employer. It turned out to be a thrilling contest in which VIRO won in the Small and Medium-sized Enterprises category on 28th June. A delegation from the Limburg Employers Association (LWV) […]