Van Vliet

Van Vliet is a market leader in decommissioning, demolition and asbestos removal, prioritising safe delivery and helping their clients recover value from their redundant assets.

Van Vliet provides competitive decommissioning services including strategy development, hazard characterisation, asbestos removal , decontamination, demolition, dismantling, asset-recovery, and land remediation. Van Vliet provides turnkey solutions for  every demolition requirement, delivering total project management through our specialist team.

Corporate social responsibility for People and the Environment is critical for Van Vliet. This has led that is compliant with and approved to:


• ISO 9001 (Quality)

• ISO14001 (Environmental Management System)

• VCA ** (Safety)

• SC530 (Asbestos Process Certificate)

• SVMS007 (Safety and environmental demolition process)

• OHSAS 18001 (Internationally accepted safety)

• Belac 7-05 (Removal of asbestos in Belgium)

• SIKB 7000 (ground and soil remediation)


Van Vliet’s environmental commitment has lead that approx. 98% of the materials removed from all of sites are either re-used or recycled diverting it from landfill.

The enthusiastic, dedicated and well-trained team of Van Vliet strives to ensure that each project "On-time, in-budget with zero incidents and zero accidents" is performed.

Van Vliet works only with the latest CE-approved high-tech machines and equipment, and continues to invest heavily in manpower, new technology and equipment.

our commitment to invest in and utilise the most modern plant is borne out by our present large comprehensive fleet ranging from 1,5 tonne mini excavators through to super strong excavators such as our 160 tonne special designed Hitachi 870 Ultra High Reach.


Van Vliet has a large fleet of cranes in weight classes ranging from 3.5 ton t / m 165 tons of scrap, shovels, cranes, forklifts, bobcats, sweepers, bulldozers, crusher, sorting grabs, scrap shears, plate shears, concrete crushers, dump trucks, magnets, generators, double diesel tanks, dragline partitions, steel planking, stamps,  lighting units, dust suppression machines, fire-fighting equipment, plasma cutters etc. etc.


All hydraulic 360 degree demolition  excavators are adapted to work in riskfull environments and are equipped with at least:

 • Pressurized cabins with special filter packs

 • Spark arresters

 • Chalwyn-valves (anti-trip valves)

 • Safety cage with high impact glass



Van Vliet key-words are safety, motivation and customer satisfaction. Van Vliet works primarily with  own employees and pay great attention to education. Van Vliet people have proven technical and management capabilities aligned to the scope of the project. We have an impeccable safety record in the most demanding and challenging environments. Our team of experts, from planning to surveying to our on-site engineers harness all the demolition knowledge we have gained - to give you the kind of reassurance you only get from over 85 years in the business.



Headquartered in Gorinchem (The Netherlands), and she has a daughter-enterprise in Birmingham, UK. Van Vliet operates throughout Europe and beyond. We carry and have carried out projects in, among others:


-       Netherlands,

-       Belgium,

-       France,

-       England,

-       Cyprus,

-       Scotland

-       Greece,

-       Germany,

-       Spain,

-       Caribean and worldwide







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