Farewell Gerrit Massink


At the beginning of February I made my position as director at Damcon available. After a short hand-over period, 15 May is my last working day at Damcon. This puts a definitive end to 21 years of working at Damcon and in the tree nursery sector. I look back on beautiful years in a global…


We are happy with 3 new colleagues!


Dirk van Ewijk comes to join the production as a final assembly technician, Arie-Wim van der Graaf becomes the spider in the web as a controller and Jolanda Nagel-Roubos supports him in this.


The Damcon KLR-500 ST in practice


Delivered last year. This tree spades on a Kubota mini excavator. The machine makes beautiful rootballs. Customer comments: “With a good planting distance, this machine works perfectly, the rootballs are nicely fixed and all the same. The stabbing, undercutting and removing from the hole continues in one effort and saves the backs of my employees.»…


Lifting trees without vibrating and with minimal maintenance costs


A self-propelled tree spades KLR-500 ZR is ready for delivery. Recently we visited tree nursery Akkermans in Maashees. They have been using these machines for many years. When asked how that works, Willem answers: ‘Oh, we do not have two for nothing, that says enough! And you do not want to stand near such a…


Change of management at Damcon


After almost 21 years, of which 11 years as director, Gerrit Massink will stand down from his position. A growing difference of insight with the shareholders about the course to follow was the reason for this decision. Leen Scheurwater has been appointed as the successor by the shareholders. He has been active as sales manager…


3 meter tree spades delivered


Our showpiece, the tree spades with a diameter of 3 meters, was delivered in Sweden. On the 30 ton Ljungbi it does not seem that big anymore. However, a hole of round 3 meters and 1.4 meters deep remains. For any transplant work you can contact Helgessons Click here for more information about the Damcon…


Closure around the turn of the year


We are closed around the turn of the year from 22 December 2018 to 1 January 2019. For emergencies you can call our emergency service +31 6 20420822. We wish everyone a blessed Christmas and a Happy New Year!


Digging up rootballs up to 50 cm with minimal maintenance costs


The Damcon tree spades KLR-500 has been on the market for a long time. However, the design of this digging part is completely new. The machine is 60 cm wide, fully opened 67 cm, so that trees standing at a distance of 40-50 cm can be digged up with this. The spades can be changed…


Special moment


Our employee Arend hands over the keys of a new Selector-450 to Jannos from “Loonbedrijf J. Bunt”. For this young entrepreneur it is the first Selector from Damcon. For Arend the last new Selector that he transfers to a customer. Arend hopes to retire at the end of December. He has been working at Damcon…


Special offer


Damcon tree planter PL-40V with bamboo cane driver € 9.500. Complete execution. The machine is from 2010, but has never been used. As new with 6 months warranty. Click here for more information or contact us through +31 (0)488 442828 or info@damcon.nl


New Damcon KLR for Van Genugten


The Damcon KLR lifting machines do not wear out. It is striking that the Dutch tree nursery is investing again in these machines. This first delivered combination is gorgeous. A Damcon KLR-700 on a Weideman 1380. Click here for more information or contact us through +31 (0)488 442828 or info@damcon.nl


Great interest in demo hoeing machines


In the framework of the project «Together the shovel into the ground» a subsidy was granted for the purchase of 12 hoeing machines and/or LVS equipment. The first series of machines have been delivered in past weeks. With a view to a possible second subsidy round, there was a demonstration of hoeing equipment and Low…