As of 23 january 2019, Dutch publishing house Vakbladen.com has officially acquired the online news site Windenergie-Nieuws.nl. Windenergie-Nieuws.nl informs the Dutch speaking community of professionals, companies and organisations on the developments of onshore and offshore wind energy in the home country and the main developments worldwide.
Acquisition WindEnergie-Nieuws.nl & cooperation WindNieuws
Vakbladen.com has acquired Windenergie-nieuws.nl from Annelies Bakker who has managed the news site for wind professionals for almost 10 years. In 2017, Vakbladen.com already acquired the title WindEnergie Magazine (trade magazine and news site) from former publishing house Lakerveld. The title is now published in English, under the name Wind Energy Magazine.
As of 1 January, Vakbladen.com also started a cooperation with Dutch trade magazine WindNieuws, by ODE Decentraal (Organisation for Sustainable Energy). Beside a content-specific cooperation between the two trade magazines, Vakbladen.com will look after the commercial tasks. With the titles, Vakbladen.com and WindNieuws now offer the largest media platform reporting on the Dutch wind energy industry.
Strong technical cluster
With the newly established wind portfolio, Vakbladen.com, together with WindNieuws, is able to reach both the Dutch speaking and international wind energy community and offer a suitable platform for sharing knowledge and services. In the coming period, these titles will be further optimised. The wind energy titles Wind Energy Magazine and WindEnergie-Nieuws.nl form part of Vakbladen.com’s technical cluster, including also Maritiem Nederland and Technisch Weekblad. With these combined, Vakbladen.com offers a strong portfolio of mutually reinforcing titles with a large reach.
Vakbladen.com is a young media company that, by several acquisitions over the past three years, has grown into a publishing house holding 25 media titles. Titles that help professionals improve exercising their jobs via knowledge and information sharing. Vakbladen.com is active in the sectors Technology, Chemistry & Life Sciences, Food, Homes and Automation. See also: www.vakbladen.com