We are one of the worlds leading Logistics Service Providers (LSPs) when it comes to the safe and reliable transport of bulk liquids and gasses for the Chemical Industry. As a bulk logistics service provider for the chemical, gas, polymer and dry bulk food industry, we combine the best elements to create the optimal formula for each individual situation.
We are a family-owned organisation that was established in 1920 and are headquartered in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Safety and operational excellence are embedded in our culture. Our smart logistics solutions are formed through chemistry – by working and collaborating with our customers, resulting in the right fit for every type of transport In other words: progress and development through chemistry.
Den Hartogh has a presence in every region of the world, with premises at 24 countries with 43 locations/ offices. Our workforce consists of more than 1,600 people and our modern equipment includes more than 19,000 tank containers, 7,000 dry bulk containers, 400 tank trailers and more than 500 trucks.
Chemistry through smart logistics
Chemical logistics is our business, and personal chemistry with customers our aim. We bring almost 100 years experience of delivering Smart Logistics for the chemical and petrochemical industries.
First of all, our aim is to create chemistry with our partners. In case some challenges occur, together we search for the solution. Our employees work together with our partners' staff, and even with our partners' customers in order to make it work!
Den Hartogh combines a 5-years strategy with a “check-up” in the third year. Our approach involves all of our employees and is also connected with budgets. This is how we all participate in the growth of our business.
All employees are informed about relevant topics by mail, board computer, narrow casting, internal magazines and newsletters and in person by their manager. On a quarterly base employees around the world are informed about successes and challenges.
Group Managing Director Pieter Den Hartogh gets his energy from working together with a great team, always looking for chances and opportunities to improve and create distinctive power. Our chemistry, which includes ambition, initiative, ownership and teamwork, enables all employees to make a difference.
Within Den Hartogh Group we embrace and live by a set of core values that reflect the chemistry and atmosphere we want to work in. We create the right environment to deliver our smart solutions. Our 8 core values are: Improvement, Openness, Respect, Fun in Business, Initiative, Engagement, People Development and Caring.