Best quarter since 2012

Thursday 4 May 2017
In the first quarter of 2017, IM recovery operators achieved the best arrival times since 2012. 18,229 recoveries were carried out, with an average arrival time of 13:13 minutes. This was three-quarters of a minute faster than in the previous quarter. The only quarter in which a better performance was achieved was the second quarter of 2012, when 15,605 recovery orders were completed within an average arrival time of 13:04 minutes.

Eilko en Martin Hamstra van Hamstra Internationaal Bergingsbedrijf in Tynaarlo

Eilko en Martin Hamstra van Hamstra Internationaal Bergingsbedrijf in Tynaarlo

Eilko and Martin Hamstra of Hamstra Internationaal Bergingsbedrijf in Tynaarlo This improvement in the national performance was mainly the consequence of the selection of new recovery operators in districts in which no good results had previously been achieved. These new contract partners in all cases performed better than their predecessors, and in certain cases much better. One clear example was Hamstra Internationaal Bergingsbedrijf from Tynaarlo, Drenthe. This company took over district D52 around Assen on 1 January. For all recovery orders received, the company achieved arrival times within the standard contractual times. The introduction of a standby scheme in Amsterdam also helped improve the figures. The Amsterdam-based recovery company Bergnet succeeded in reducing the average arrival time for more than 2,000 recoveries by almost two minutes. Bergnet has once again been the country's largest IM recovery operator since 1 December 2016.

Ernst Peters van Bergnet in aktie aan de waterkant

Ernst Peters of Bergnet in action by the waterside

There were 68 districts in which excellent performance was achieved in the first quarter. This too is a number that was only beaten in the second quarter of 2012. On that occasion, there were 69 excellent performances. An overview of the districts in which at least 95% of recovery operations carried out were completed in an arrival time within the standard time of 20 minutes during the day and 25 minutes at night appears in the table below. Districts in which the IM recovery operator succeeded in completing all recoveries at the incident location within the standard time, are marked with an asterisk.

District Company
D51Hamstra Internationaal Bergingsbedrijf
D52Hamstra Internationaal Bergingsbedrijfperfecte prestatie
D54Hooikammer Autoberging
D57Koolen Garage en Bergingsbedrijf
D58Koolen Garage en Bergingsbedrijfperfecte prestatie
F06C.L. int. berging, transport en chauffeursverhuur
F16BCF Mobiliteit
F17BCF Mobiliteit
F20BCF Mobiliteit
G32Takel- en Bergingsbedrijf Poort
G35Collewijn & Zn.perfecte prestatie
GL235Kraanbedrijf W. Stouwdamperfecte prestatie
GL236Kraanbedrijf W. Stouwdamperfecte prestatie
GL237Kraanbedrijf W. Stouwdam
GL238Kraanbedrijf W. Stouwdamperfecte prestatie
GL239Delta Berging & Transport
GL241Delta Berging & Transportperfecte prestatie
GL245Wolves Autobergingperfecte prestatie
GL254ASG Lichtenvoordeperfecte prestatie
GL267Houterman Autosleepdienst
L351Autohulpdienst Ben Heiltjesperfecte prestatie
L361Wolves Autoberging
L368Van Dongen Bergingperfecte prestatie
NB299Van Egeraat Berging en Transport
NB304Van Eijck Groep
NB314Autobedrijf J. Paijmansperfecte prestatie
NB319Logicx Berging
NB336Autosleepbedrijf Sprankenis
NB337Autosleepbedrijf Sprankenisperfecte prestatie
NH113Haulo Bergingperfecte prestatie
NH114Haulo Berging
NH116Aad Renses Automobielbedrijven
NH117Aad Renses Automobielbedrijvenperfecte prestatie
NH121Theo Rood Berging- en Transport
NH122Aad Renses Automobielbedrijvenperfecte prestatie
NH123Schoenmaker en zn B.V.
NH124Garagebedrijf, Takel- en Bergdienst Van der Eng
NH126Hoogwout Berging
NH131Bergnet
NH133Smits Kraan- en Sleepbedrijf
NH134Bergnet
NH135Bergnet
O72Hooikammer Autoberging
O74Autax
O82Wolves Autobergingperfecte prestatie
O84Vorgers Autoberging
O85Autoberging Twente
U205Bergnet
U207Bergnet
U226Van Amerongen Berging (onderdeel Van Eijck Groep)
Z285Auto Kuzeeperfecte prestatie
Z287Van Hoek
ZH156Vreugdenhil Berging
ZH157Autoberging De Haan
ZH162Autoberging De Haan
ZH163Jan van de Graaf jr.
ZH163aTakel en Bergingsbedrijf Quartel BV
ZH166Takel-, Berging- en Transportbedrijf A. Barendregtperfecte prestatie
ZH167Takel-, Berging- en Transportbedrijf A. Barendregtperfecte prestatie
ZH168Takel-, Berging- en Transportbedrijf A. Barendregtperfecte prestatie
ZH169H. Roos Autobergingperfecte prestatie
ZH170Loonbedrijf 't Hart van de Krimpenerwaardperfecte prestatie
ZH173Takel-, Berging- en Transportbedrijf A. Barendregt
ZH175Takel-, Berging- en Transportbedrijf A. Barendregt
ZH177Takel-, Berging- en Transportbedrijf A. Barendregt
ZH179Automobielbedrijf Kooijman Vianen
ZH180Takel-, Berging- en Transportbedrijf A. Barendregt
ZH181Takel-, Berging- en Transportbedrijf A. Barendregt
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