Elderly people enjoyed themselves in skybox Heracles!
"Very nice, very decent" was the reaction of one of the elderly people who saw football club Heracles Almelo win 4-1 in the skybox! The elderly were there at the invitation of AKOR together with Gils Bouw, Voskamp Bouw, Bikkel Groep, Visymo Universal Search Group,...Read more
Carousel of Professions at AKOR
This morning Gert-Jan Voortman received 27 pupils from havo/vwo 3 of CSG Reggesteyn. They listened to a presentation about AKOR and learned which professions are possible within a construction company. We think it's important to inform young people about the...Read more
Article on Keyserstroom in magazine Stedenbouw
In magazine Stedenbouw there is a nice article about the redevelopment of the Keyserstroom Shopping Centre in Meppel. In the former V&D building of 10,000 m2, in addition to new shops, there will now also be a terrace and a cinema! The client of this project is Kroonenberg...Read more
Networking on National Work Visiting Day
We think it's important to talk to people who are looking for work and to inspire them. That is why we participated in the National Work Visiting Day. Ingrid Keestra held network discussions with Renate Mensink and Miranda Molendijk. Renate received all kinds of answers...Read more
Article in magazine 'Bouwen in het oosten'
A special project in Zwolle: together with Vastbouw the people of AKOR are building apartments on the spot where the Sint-Michaëlskerk stood and the tower is integrated in the new plan! Click here to read the article (in Dutch).Read more
Archaeology at AKOR project Leiden
In Leiden, beer used to be made from water from the Rhine. Because the AKOR team broke down 7 old buildings in the centre, archaeologists can now examine the remains of the old city brewery Click here and look from 12 minutes on at the item about this...Read more
AKOR at Pultrum Mountain Bike Tour
Last Saturday morning the AKOR cyclists participated again in the Pultrum MTB-Tour Rijssen. These tough 14 men cycled 30 or 50 km! Jan Schulenburg told us that there was an routingh arrow missing, therefore extra effort had to be made and that's why the beer &...Read more
Albert Heijn with the A8 motorway as a roof?
How do you enlarge a supermarket with the A8 motorway as the roof? Watch the video (in Dutch) made by Albert Heijn Vos, in which our foreman Henry Scheppink also speaks. The redevelopment of the Albert Heijn in Koog aan de Zaan is progressing well: a new car park has...Read more
The dream of the AKOR team
25 September is World Dream Day. The AKOR team would like to realize your dream building for you. They dream of contributing to an environment where people enjoy buildings! Because behind every building is a story. A story of people. People who live, work and shop...Read more
Energy label houses from G to B!
The people of AKOR contribute to sustainability in the Netherlands. In this project in Almelo we have already made the first 16 houses sustainable from label G to B. The houses were insulated and the residents got a new kitchen, bathroom, toilet, window frames and electricity....Read more
The AKOR team has returned from their holidays and start working for you fit and ready again, with lots of pleasure and dedication!Read more
AKOR is building the largest Hudson's Bay in Europe!
The new Stiho Magazine, with our Jan ten Hove on the front page, discusses the construction by AKOR of the Hudson's Bay in Amstelveen. John van Spanje and Jan ten Hove were interviewed about this. They told about how much involvement and sometimes blood, sweat and tears it...Read more
Lisa-Daimy Werter on magazine BPF
Our BIM coordinator Lisa-Daimy Werter was interviewed by the BouwPensioenFonds about her pension scheme and she now is on the cover of the magazine as well!Read more
Opening Bloemenkiosk Hilversum
This afternoon was the festive opening of the Bloemenkiosk in Hilversum. The kiosk was fully prepared in 3D using BIM (Building Information Modeling). The client was very satisfied with this beautiful result!Read more
2nd prize Rijssen Business Football!
After a sizzling final, the AKOR team won 2nd prize last Friday at the Rijssen Business Football 2018!Read more
AKOR Day 2018
A wonderful AKOR-day with almost 200 people today! We drove in buggy’s and beetles, learned how to skid, climbed out of a tilting simulator, needed our brains in the escape room, had lunch, drinks and BBQ. Everything in a very relaxed atmosphere and together with our...Read more
AKOR at Rijsserberg run 2018
Team AKOR has again shown itself as a good, sporting team at the Rijsserbergloop 2018! This is the 5 km team: Jan Nijkamp, Martin van Gent, Erik Dangremond and Jarno Voortman. The team with Frank Baan, Daan Oude Vrielink, Richard Fransen and Harmen Vosgezang ran also very...Read more
Another new AKOR van!
It was a good day today for our Christian Baan: a brand new AKOR van was delivered for him. A Crafter from Volkswagen of 5,5 m. length with the layout the way Christian wishes. And what about that cable there? That's a transformer, in...Read more
Opening largest Primark in Belgium!
On the 30th of April the new Primark ‘flagship store’ in Antwerp was opened! With more than 5,900 m2 shopping surface, 80 fitting rooms, 67 cash registers, 5 escalators and 8 elevators this is the largest Primark...Read more
AKOR presents itself at King's Day
At King's Day in Rijssen an Oldtimer event took place, where our Gert-Jan Voortman did a lot of work to help! AKOR sponsored it and presented itself with the our new slogan: 'The AKOR team makes it happen!', here on a crush barrier, with Lisa Postma in front of it....Read more
The AKOR team is moving loads!
Last Monday eleven people of AKOR took the course 'Moving loads'. Everyone passed the test cum laude. Two people scored 9 out of 10 points and nine employees even 10 out of 10! Congratulations to all, we are proud of you! The picture shows what was...Read more
Flowers for the AKOR secretaries
Because of Secretary's Day the Board of Directors surprised our ladies who perform secretary tasks. Arja, Anita and Petra were happy with this sign of appreciation!Read more
New website AKOR online!
Today the new website is online and was presented to all people of AKOR! The advantages of this website are: responsive, quick & focus on pictures more personal: the People of AKOR and their connection with the projects and news...Read more
Expansion Board of Directors AKOR
As from today Martin van Gent is our Deputy Commercial Director. He has a lot of experience in connecting people and will strengthen our company with his personal motto: 'Don't be afraid to fall, be afraid not to try'.Read more
PRIMARK opens store in Metz!
Today PRIMARK opened its store in Metz! The AKOR team has worked hard for more than 6 months in order to satisfy the high building requirements from PRIMARK. AKOR worked with more than 40 subcontractors in disciplines like electrical, flooring, stairs, cash registers, signing,...Read more
Primark Metz approved!
Green light! Following the Commision de Sécurité’s thorough inspection of the Primark Metz construction, both the documents and the store have received approval! There’s nothing standing in the way of the grand opening of this French Primark location...Read more
Enthusiasm surrounding Het Warenhuis in Almelo
An enthusiastic article about Het Warenhuis was featured in this morning’s edition of the dutch newspaper Tubantia. We developed this apartment complex in the centre of Almelo together with Beter Wonen housing corporation. Click here for more information on...Read more
Team building in style
On 13 January, this athletic group enjoyed their first cycling tour in the new AKOR uniforms. Reportedly, the shirts and cycling shorts were comfortable and really sped things up :-) (Thanks go to Raab Karcher for the invitation to the Bloemendal Fietsplus-ATB-tour).Read more
New AKOR vans!
No less than three brand new vans have been added to the AKOR fleet! Each van features lettering in the signature red and anthracite AKOR colours - sure to stand out on the way to the job site. We took the feedback of our teams into careful consideration when equipping these...Read more