With proud and confidence Debru announces that is has been acquired by mateco BV as of August 1, 2021. mateco is a leading provider of aerial work platforms, telehandlers and forklifts for the rental market. With 7 locations in the Netherlands and 160 locations worldwide, mateco is one of the largest rental companies in the rental of aerial work platforms, telehandlers and forklift trucks.

It is the right step, at the right time. The quality and capacity with which Debru Hoogwerk BV always served their customers is with this acquisition secured for the future. The team, including the planning, will continue to carry out the work with care and attention under the new name mateco.

We will inform our customers in the correct way. Patrick de Vries, director of Debru Hoogwerk BV, will also move to mateco to ensure a smooth transition of this take over. In the coming months there will be transition period in which the name mateco will become increasingly visible in our operation.

Debru Projects BV continues

In addition to his management position, Patrick de Vries will remain a shareholder in Debru Projects BV along with his fellow partners Rick and Ramon ten Hoff. They will continue Debru Projects BV’s activities as before. This transition will allow them room to expand their expertise even further.