Past, Present and Beyond
Innovation Never Rests

Here is an overview of significant events and our innovations over the years. Starting with the most recent developments up to the early years.

2020

The new factory on Patagonweg in Etten-Leur has been taken into use for the production of the Pitbull compact loaders and the Biga Topliner feed mixers.

2018

Peeters Group lanceert op de beurs Intermat in Parijs haar nieuwe productlijn, de Pitbull compact loaders.

pitbull-compact-loader-mini-shovel

Peecon brings the Butler XL feed pusher onto the market.

2017

Introduction of the Peecon Powerbooster.

2016

Introduction of the Peecon Biga Lowliner Future.

Introduction of the Peecon Biga Praide Future.

Development of the Peecon XYZ 24/7 fully automatic feed removal system.

2015

The Peecon Gull Wing Tire system wins the silver medal at the Innovation Awards at the Agritechnica international fair in Hanover, Germany.

Largest feed mixer in the world, 64m3 with 4 augers.

Introduction of the Peecon Biga Future.

2014

the development of the Tulip modular system.

Launch of the Peecon Biga Pacman Gen2Launch of the Peecon Biga Pacman Gen2, self-driving feed mixer with a unique loading system.

2013

The presentation of the electrically powered Biga Volt and Biga Hybrid feed mixers and Multilift system.

Peecon / Tulip EASYtronic control and management system.

Biga Anniversaries on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of Peeters Landbouwmachines.

2011

Purchase of Benelux’s largest tubular laser cutting machine from Mazak to further automate the manufacturing process.

2010

The establishment of Tulip Agri in Qingdao for the manufacture and marketing of feed mixers for the Chinese market under the leadership of (brother of Dannie) Roland Peeters. 

2009

New factory for the manufacture of the Tulip agricultural product line is put into operation in Etten-Leur.

2004

Launch Tulip Multidisc disc harrows.

2001

Takeover of the Lely agricultural product line, this is to continue worldwide under the Tulip brand name.

2000

New factory space in Etten-Leur is taken into use.

Manufacture of the first Cargo tipper trailer.

1998

Purchase of the Koike laser cutting machine 6000 Watt, largest in Europe.

The first feed mixer is exported to the USA.

1997

Production of the first Peecon Biga Loading Flap feed mixer.

1996

Piet’s son, Dannie Peeters, takes over the company, with the full support of his wife Monique who has been working for the company since 1987.

1991

Manufacture of the first fertilizer and first (patented) manure shredder.

Production of the first injector.

1990

Tractor dealership De Bloken becomes Peeters Landbouwmachines.

1989

Expansion of the Achtmaal factory space.

1987

The production of the first slurry tank.

Manufacture of the first slurry tankHis son Dannie’s affinity with the manufacture of agricultural machinery was already apparent at an early age. He built his first 1: 3 scale model of the TT 13000 slurry tank at the age of 16.

1982

Creation of the brand name Peecon (PEEters CONstruction).

1981

Peeters produces its first agricultural machinery: the shaker.

1974

the construction of the new workshop in Achtmaal starts.

In addition to trading in used agricultural machinery and tractors, tractor dealership De Bloken also acquires the Landini and Mengele dealership.

1973

Together with his wife Irene, Piet Peeters founds Tractorhandel De Bloken and sets himself up in the first workshop.

First workshop.