Our Heritage

BMT Surveys has a long and rich history that dates back almost 100 years.

 1929

Piet de Beer founds the technical survey office P. de Beer bv.

 1980

P. de Beer & Co sold to a new owner

 1981

P. de Beer welcomes Hamburg Sud as its first client on cargo matters

 1991

Carlos Maenhout founds Techmar International N.V., Antwerp

 1997

P. de Beer acquires Kelmar b.v.

 2001

Techmar acquires De Clercq Experts

 2001

BMT acquires P. De Beer and name changes to BMT De Beer

 2003

BMT De Beer opens office in Antwerp

 2005

BMT acquires Techmar and name changes to BMT Techmar

 2006

BMT De Beer opens Amsterdam office

 2007

BMT Techmar opens Le Havre office

 2011

BMT De Beer opens Indonesia office (Jakarta)

 2011

BMT De Beer opens Harlingen and Delfzijl office (North Netherlands)

 2012

BMT De Beer launches Cargohandbook.com

 2013

BMT De Beer and BMT Techmar merge and continue trading under BMT Surveys

 2013

BMT Surveys opens London and Geneva office

 2013

BMT acquires survey company Verweij & Hoebee which continues to trade under its own name