The history of

Werkvreugde

Historie
1970

Werkvreugde moves from Echternebrug to Echten

What did we do then?
Shipyard Tjeukemeer, Drive Shafts and all other parts. Manufacturing Vans. Grass loaders: make double axles with a tumbler mechanism. In 1970, Werkvreugde moved from Echtenerbrug to Echten where we had taken over a car company including gas station. From here we could expands our services

1960

The Founding of Werkvreugde in Echternerbrug, Shipyard Tjeukemeer

Werkvreugde is an old family business. The first generation started with Shipyard Tjeukemeer in 1960 in Lemmer. Here new Kruisers were manufactured and it soon became known that we needed several suppliers, with this in mind we started Werkvreugde to meet this demand. That is how Werkvreugde started in 1962 in Echtenerburg. In an old shed as an machine turning and banking business.

1982

Stop Tjeukemeer

In 1982, we stopped with Shipyard Tjeukemeer and we continued with Werkvreugde.

1980

Start Stainless Steel

From 1970 to 1985 we have done repairs and maintenance on cars. Here we also started doing casco constructions for Shipyard Tjeukemeer In 1980 we started a section with stainless steel, for example stainless scepters that will be used for the casco's from Shipyard Tjeukemeer. We have also manufactured faucets here for cleaning water

2012

Takeover Stainless Steel Company, Founding of Werkvreugde Brabant

In 2012, we acquired the Stainless Steel Company company and Werkvreugde Brabant was founded. As a result, we were able to expand our services and also provide care and treatment of stainless steel constructions.

1984

Werkvreudge specializes in the field of luxury shipping

In 1984 Werkvreugde specialized in Luxury Shipping. To date, we still do this and we have grown with our time, We used to brush our little bollards with a drill in the sand, today we measure and design in 3D.

2012

Werkvreugde 50 years

With love and passion for the work we do we are building towards the future.

1962

THE FOUNDING OF WERKVREUGDE IN ECHTERNERBRUG, SHIPYARD TJEUKEMEER

Werkvreugde is an old family business. The first generation started with Shipyard Tjeukemeer in 1960 in Lemmer. Here new Kruisers were manufactured and it soon became known that we needed several suppliers, with this in mind we started Werkvreugde to meet this demand. That is how Werkvreugde started in 1962 in Echtenerburg. In an old shed as an machine turning and banking business.

1970

WERKVREUGDE MOVES FROM ECHTERNEBRUG TO ECHTEN

What did we do then?
Shipyard Tjeukemeer, Drive Shafts and all other parts. Manufacturing Vans. Grass loaders: make double axles with a tumbler mechanism. In 1970, Werkvreugde moved from Echtenerbrug to Echten where we had taken over a car company including gas station. From here we could expands our services

1980

START STAINLESS STEEL

From 1970 to 1985 we have done repairs and maintenance on cars. Here we also started doing casco constructions for Shipyard Tjeukemeer In 1980 we started a section with stainless steel, for example stainless scepters that will be used for the casco's from Shipyard Tjeukemeer. We have also manufactured faucets here for cleaning water

1982

Stop Tjeukemeer

In 1982, we stopped with Shipyard Tjeukemeer and we continued with Werkvreugde.

1984

WERKVREUDGE SPECIALIZES IN THE FIELD OF LUXURY SHIPPING

In 1984 Werkvreugde specialized in Luxury Shipping. To date, we still do this and we have grown with our time, We used to brush our little bollards with a drill in the sand, today we measure and design in 3D.

2012

TAKEOVER STAINLESS STEEL COMPANY, FOUNDING OF WERKVREUGDE BRABANT

In 2012, we acquired the Stainless Steel Company company and Werkvreugde Brabant was founded. As a result, we were able to expand our services and also provide care and treatment of stainless steel constructions.

2012

WERKVREUGDE 50 YEARS

With love and passion for the work we do we are building towards the future.