Guus Engelen on a trade mission to Portugal

His Majesty King Willem-Alexander and Her Majesty Queen Máxima have paid a state visit to the Portuguese Republic from 10 to 12 October 2017 at the invitation of President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa. The King and Queen have visited Lisbon, Alverca, Sintra and Cascais. CEO of Dutch-Shape Guus Engelen attendee the parallel trade mission with the […]

Visit Eddy van Hijum in connection with SME tour

Eddy van Hijum, Deputy Economist of the Province of Overijssel, presented a work visit to the home town Borne of Dutch-Shape. In the context of the so-called SME tour is he conducting a tour of all the municipalities in the province, focusing on creating an optimal entrepreneurial climate and initiating intensive cooperation between the province, […]


With a firm push of the button, Henk Kamp, the Minister for Economic Affairs, commissioned the new production unit as well as the new and unique miller of Dutch-Shape on 9 December. These investments have brought Dutch-Shape completely up-to-date for the future. The official opening ceremony was conducted by Henk Kamp, the Minister for Economic […]

New milling machine unique

It required no less than 24 trailers to transport Dutch-Shape’s latest acquisition from Italy to Borne. But then you’ve got something really special: a one-of-a-kind 10-axis milling machine that can process products of no less than 26 x 6 x 3 metres. ‘Indeed, our new milling machine is unique in its kind in terms of […]

Innovative roof on new production unit

The new Dutch-Shape production unit is ready to roll. Dutch-Shape now has a total production area of 4,800 m2. As a perfect reflection of the firm’s innovative and specialist operational character, a climate-control system has been fitted in the roof. According to CEO Guus Engelen, a great deal of effort has gone into getting the […]