After the debut last year of a totally new RHT hatch with a tight cover, Gorter now introduces a completely new translucent roof hatch. The glazed hatch represents a modern way of accessing a pleasant roof terrace or roof garden but can also be used in commercial construction as a roof hatch for office buildings, for example.
The Serious Skager Boys, Jeroen Putter and Patrick Hofland started in November 2011 their Barrelrally from Amsterdam to Dakar and back. They have been driving the 3FM Serious Request Amsterdam Dakar Challenge for the 3FM Glass house. This year the charity is the "silent emergency" of the Red Cross, which is dominated by The War Mothers.
Today, Thursday 26 May, Syntens Innovation Centre, Netherlands Patent Office, Mercedes-Benz and NRC Handelsblad revealed the sixth edition of their 100 best innovations list. This top 100 classification is considered as the biggest and most significant innovation award for Dutch SMEs.
A few days ago the Gorter Group logo has been displayed on a racing car in the Dutch Saker Sportscar Challenge. The races of these cars are in the circuits of the Spa Francorchamps Belgium, in the UK and in Zandvoort (The Netherlands). Gorter has the great honour of promoting along with the racing driver Nico Grundmann. Nico has had excellent results over the last few years and is now racing to become the champion. We wish Nico Grundmann and the Saker Sportscar Challenge all the success for this race.
One of the directors of The Gorter Group recently visited Tanzania. In the North of Tanzania they worked on a housing building project for three extremely poor families. The families were currently living in very small houses that had been constructed from sticks and clay. They inhabited these shacks with their large families and animals as well.