Simon Loos is one of the biggest reefer transport companies in Holland. Their fleet is a mixed fleet of Mercedes, Scania and DAF trucks and tractors. Its headquarters is located in Wognum, a small village in the northern part of Holland.
A DAF XF105 Space Cab owned by Dutch operator Schrier is running on the A16. The XF105 was a very successful truck series for the Dutch manufacturer for a long time. The current XF is far better, the older 105 is going to disappear quite soon from European roads.
Operator Van Ooyen is focusing on vegetables and fruit transport. Transport of foodstuff with reefers is rapidly growing. The demand and the necessary food safety is forcing much more goods transport in a temperature controlled environment.
A MAN reefer combo run by Polish operator Galaauto. The MAN is a TGX equipped with the middle sized XLX cab. The MAN is quite new, its shown by the revised front grill. European long-distance transport is fully dominated by Polish companies nowadays.
A Polish registered Scania in the Dutch Wolter Koops fleet. Koops is running one of the largest Scania fleets in the Netherlands. Nevertheless its also using other brands like DAF and Mercedes. The numbers of this two brands are far more than necessary for comparison only, however.
AB is a fast growing Dutch foodstuff only transport company. Two very important branches are cheese transport and agricultural products transport. Their fleet is formed by mainly DAF and MAN trucks. The fleet is well maintained and new.