Daily temperature controlled groupage services to and from Great Britain and Ireland
Our services focus on three different niche markets:
We take care of your products!
Our committed staff takes care of your entire logistic process
Boom Transport specializes in daily temperature controlled groupage services to and from Great Britain and Ireland.
We are a reliable logistics partner for customers in the (convenience) food branch, pharmaceutical and high-tech sector.
Quality, reliability, flexibility, efficiency and co-operation are our core values.
Solutions are found in close collaboration with the client where we focus on the needs of your customers.
Our enthusiastic and experienced team takes care of your entire logistic process.
Our young and well maintained fleet meets the latest environmental requirements.
By opting for six axle combinations we achieve an optimal payload of 24tonnes.
Both tractors and trailers are equipped with real-time tracking systems which gives us the opportunity to view its position and roadworthiness at any time.
The temperature in the cargo area is monitored and logged 24/7 by an independent system.
Our fleet operation uses the latest on-board technology. This enables excellent communication between the planning at the head office and our drivers on the road.
Our multi-temp trailers can be divided into two compartments by a movable insulated bulkhead, making combinations of loads at different temperatures possible.
The trailers are locked with SCM approved locks.
All vehicles and refrigeration units are maintained by the in-house DAF dealer in accordance with the manufacturer guidelines.
Vehicles are cleaned on a weekly basis in our drive-in truckwash facility.
Cargo areas are cleaned and disinfected in accordance with HACCP standards.
In our temperature controlled crossdock facility we consolidate shipments from various customers.
Our services focus on three different niche markets
(Industry and Foodservice)
Readymade and semi-finished products chilled
0 – 4°C
Pharmaceutical products temperature controlled
2 – 8°C and 15 – 25°C
Valuable products that require additional security
Boom Transport keeps a close watch on new developments in the market. We keep testing our services and continuously invest in innovative and sustainable solutions.
Our motivated and committed employees follow aimed education and training.
To ensure the quality and safety of your products we work with a BRC certified quality management system.
We also comply with the latest GDP requirements which relate to safely carrying pharmaceuticals under the right conditions.
We’ve made sustainable and efficient business our sport.
We invest in a modern and environmentally friendly fleet. To maximize driver performance we train and test our drivers on safe and economical driving.
Our back office is highly automated. We create an optimal and efficient planning by using a modern Transport Management System (TMS). Document flows are digitalised.
“Funny, when Boy rang me and he congratulated me with our three-year agreement. I was actually planning to send an e-mail with about the similar content. Because I’m very pleased with Boom as our haulier. Boom has a solid team and great people to work with”.A. Linders | Operations Director Peter CV
“Over 3 decades Boom has proved to be a strategic and loyal partner for our chilled distribution all over the UK”.F. Ronkes | Manager Purchasing Aviko Group
Transport orders from our customers enter our system digitally and are linked to our Transport Management System. The freight planning department covers the entire process from order entry to delivery to customer.
The driver receives all collection and delivery details on the onboard computer.
Sunday morning. Ready to go!
Goods are loaded.
Refrigeration unit set at the desired temperature.
After loading the trailer is locked.
Every year we cross the channel over 3000 times to Great Britain
Mostly through the Eurotunnel.
Boarding one by one.
Billingsgate Market London.
Delivering in the nightly hours.
Our drivers make their way from customer to customer and deliver the goods on the agreed time. Another satisfied customer!
After all deliveries have been made the trailer is cleaned for the next load.
Boom Transport is a family run business with over 90 years of experience in road transport.
Contact with our customers is professional when it needs to be and personal when it may.
Our committed staff are the reliable foundation of our company.
We take pride in that!
Boom Transport is a family run business founded in 1922 by Jean Boom in Venray. It starts with horse-drawn carriage focused on the transport of materials for road and housing construction.
Jean buys his first truck, a Chevrolet, in 1928
In World War II the equipment is confiscated by the German government. Despite the setbacks the company continues to hold.
In the years after the war the company increasingly focuses on earth moving activities. At that time Boom has its own sand and gravel pit.
In 1965 three sons Jac, Wiek and Toon take over the business.
RAM truck under the dragline.
The first refrigerated vehicle, a DAF 2000, purchased in 1973 is used to transport diary product for Volnij.
In 1982 Boom takes over the vehicle fleet of the “Fritesspecialist” in Lomm.
Two MAN 8×4’s in the 1980’s. Used for the beetroot campaign.
In 1993 Boom Transport moves from the “Oude Oostrumseweg” to the new premises on industrial area “Smakterheide”. The core activity temperature controlled transport then focuses mainly on the Benelux, Germany, France an UK. Boom is still active in the earth moving business but on a limited scale. From this time on Boom operates its own truckwash facility.
In 1998 Boom Transport is taken over by the third generation, brother and sister, Peter and Marly Boom. Under their management the company grows to a high-quality logistics partner.
In the period 1999-2000 the quality of Booms services reaches a higher level which is reflected in the HACCP certification. The fleet is modernized, expanded and equipped with new livery. There is a clear focus on the British market.
In 2002 a new office building is built to provide a modern workplace for the growing organization. During the same period they build a temperature controlled warehouse where the crossdock activities take place.
A modern fleet
In 2013 Boom Transport rewards its efforts by obtaining the BRC certification. Today Boom is known as a reliable partner in the supply chain. Daily temperature controlled groupage to and from Great Britain and Ireland serving customers in the (convenience) food branch, pharmaceutical and high-tech sector.