Geschichte

2017
Investments in the machine park of our Energy Wood and Recycling Center; bundling of the sales activities for pellets at Hanse-Pellet, purchase of a new delivery vehicle for pellets.

2016
Expansion investment in our certified disposal division: Acquisition of a new, high-performance waste wood recycling plant.

2015
Our logistic services have expanded with investment of 1,5 Million € into our transportation services.

2014
40th Bockelmann-Holz Anniversary. Our anniversary celebrated 40 years, 3 locations, 200 employees and over 150 transport units. Thank you to all our partners and clients who have worked with us from 1974 until today.

2013
Expansion in our recycling area.

2012
Further extension and investment into our logistics focusing on ship transportation.

2011

Investments of over 1,0 Mio. € into our recycling and energy facilities to enable more storage for fire wood, wood chips and pellets. The investment enabled us to store more than 500 tonnes of pellets and increased our handling capacity by 10.000 cubic meters.

2009
Expanding the renewable energy part of our business with special handling facilities and trucks.

2008
Expanded the energy and pellets area of the business.

2007

Opening of the energy and pellets facility with 32.000 square meters of handling, production and sales area.

2006

Expansion of our timber handling fleet with the latest technology and navigation. Orders can be submitted in real-time via the internet directlyto the truck. Timber can be located quickly and search time is eliminated and all trucks can be monitored in real-time to ensure accurate delivery times.

2005
Introducing new walking-floor-trucks which optimise the handling process.

2004

We are certified. Since October 2004 we are a certified recycling company by the EdDE.

2003

Expansion of our truck fleet due to high demand in the industry which resulted in an increase in workforce and trucks.

2002
PEPC and FSC Certification.

2000
Introduction of the newly developed timber trading software. 2.000.000 m wood is recovered from a heavy storm France.

1991

Founding of our new branch in Gründungen der Niederlassungen Güstrow (Mecklenburg-West Pomerania) and Belzig (Brandenburg).

1998

The company moves to its new headquarter in Lüneburg (Lower Saxony).

1995

Rebranding of BoHo Holzexport GmbH to Bockelmann-Holz GmbH

1992
The fleet contains 25 trucks now and first softwood export deals with Turkey and South Korea over harbors in Lübeck and Rostock.

1990

Expansion to East Germany and first ship freight to Scandinavia.

1989
New company building is built.

1985
The truck fleet has 15 units now.

1983
The start of trade between West and East Germany. 300.000 meters of timber are handled and 80% are exported to Scandinavia.

1981
Delivery of spruce and pine to Finland.

1978
Start of our export business with softwood deliveries to Sweden.

1974
Founding of the timber transportation business by Klaus Bockelman in Jürgenstorf near Lüneburg.