TIP acquires the business of JS Laadtechniek B.V, a leader in hydraulic tailgates and tail-lift maintenance.

AMSTERDAM, 02 May 2022 – TIP Trailer Services, a portfolio company of I Squared Capital and one of the leading trailer leasing, rental, maintenance and repair providers across Europe and Canada, has signed a deal to acquire the business of JS Laadtechniek, a specialist and leader in hydraulic tailgates and tail-lift maintenance, in the Netherlands.

Acquiring JS Laadtechniek will increase TIP’s service offering to customers, expand and diversify our customer base and will provide additional insourcing opportunities. It will also expand TIP’s number of workshops by an additional four in the Netherlands to 17. These additional locations are in Maasdijk, Aalsmeer, Boskoop and Barendrecht. The completion of the transaction is expected to take place in May 2022.

Announcing details of this latest acquisition, Bob Fast, TIP President and CEO, said “Acquiring JS Laadtechniek will increase our service offering to customers and grow our footprint in the Netherlands. We now can offer our customers specialism in hydraulic tailgates and tail-lift maintenance.”

John van der Spek, CEO, owner and founder of JS Laadtechniek adds: “With TIP we have found a great partner to guarantee a successful future for our business. The acquisition will ensure continuation of the business, no disruption to customers and business partners along with providing our 29 employees with a great future to thrive and grow in a global company.”

“Over the next months, both companies will work on the integration to manage a smooth transition with customers and suppliers.” says Peter Jan Troost, TIP Vice President of the Benelux Region. “We are delighted to welcome all JS Laadtechniek employees into the TIP family.”

About TIP Trailer Services 

Headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, TIP is one of Europe and Canada’s leading equipment service providers, specialising in trailer leasing, rental, maintenance and repair, as well as other value-added services and provides these to transportation and logistics customers across Europe and Canada. TIP services customers from more than 120 locations spread over 18 countries in Europe and Canada. For more information, please visit our website or follow us on LinkedIn.


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