Terms & conditions

Terms & conditions

Lubbers offers a wide range of transport and logistics services to individual and business clients. Lubbers undertakes its services in accordance with the following general conditions. Depending on the nature of Lubbers’ services, the following general terms and conditions are effective and apply to these services.

All services provided by Lubbers are carried out by Lubbers Transport Group B.V. or its affiliated companies: Lubbers Logistics Group B.V., Lubbers Projects & Services B.V., Lubbers Global Freight B.V., Lubbers Benelux B.V., Lubbers Rigmoves & Pipelines Services B.V. and Lubbers@work B.V. (jointly: “Lubbers”). The following general terms and conditions apply to all services carried out by Lubbers:

ROAD TRANSPORT

  • to all national (the Netherlands) transport of goods by road by Lubbers: General Transport Conditions (AVC), as filed with the Registry of the Court in Amsterdam and Rotterdam, the Netherlands;
  • to all cross-border road transport of goods by Lubbers: Convention on the Contract for International Carriage of Goods by Road (CMR), as supplemented by the AVC;
  • to all tower crane activities and vertical transport (lifting and hoisting operations): Standard Terms and Conditions of the Vertical Transport Association (VVT), as filed with the Registry of the Court in Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Middelburg, the Netherlands.

GLOBAL FREIGHT

  • to all cross-border road transport by Lubbers: Convention on the Contract for International Carriage of Goods by Road (CMR), as supplemented by the AVC;
  • for all storage and physical distribution (PD) activities: Dutch Forwarding Conditions, as filed by FENEX with the Registry of the Court in Amsterdam, Arnhem, Breda and Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

PROJECT & SERVICES

RIGMOVES

  • to all national (the Netherlands) transport of goods by road: General Transport Conditions (AVC), as filed with the Registry of the Court in Amsterdam and Rotterdam, the Netherlands;
  • to all cross-border transportation: Convention on the Contract for International Carriage of Goods by Road (CMR), as supplemented by the AVC;
  • for all tower crane activities and vertical transport (lifting and hoisting operations): Standard Terms and Conditions of the Vertical Transport Association (VVT), as filed with the Registry of the Court in Amsterdam and Rotterdam, the Netherlands;
  • for all assembly work: General Conditions for Commercial Removals (AVB), as filed with the Registry of the Court in Amsterdam and Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

PIPELINE LOGISTICS

  • to all national (the Netherlands) transport: General Transport Conditions (AVC), as filed with the Registry of the Court in Amsterdam and Rotterdam;
  • to all cross-border transportation: Convention on the Contract for International Carriage of Goods by Road (CMR), as supplemented by the AVC;
  • for all storage and physical distribution (PD) activities: Dutch Forwarding Conditions, as filed by FENEX with the Registry of the Court in Amsterdam, Arnhem, Breda and Rotterdam, the Netherlands;
  • on all tower crane activities and vertical transport (lifting and hoisting operations): Standard Terms and Conditions of the Vertical Transport Association (VVT), as filed with the Registry of the Court in Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Middelburg, the Netherlands;
  • on all exceptional transport: General Terms and Conditions for Exceptional Transport (AVET), as filed with the Registry of the Court in Amsterdam and Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

CONTAINER RENTAL

  • on all rental of offshore containers and baskets: the General Terms and Conditions of OEG Offshore Ltd.

LUBBERS@WORK

  • to all services: NBBU – collective agreement for temporary workers between the Landelijke Belangenvereniging and De Nederlandse Bond van Bemiddelings- en Uitzendondernemingen (NBBU), the Netherlands;
  • to all services: the NNBU General Terms and Conditions, as filed with the Dutch Chamber of Commerce in Amsterdam;
  • all services are certified on NEN 44001 standard: a national standard that sets out requirements for temporary work businesses and contractors of work (employment agencies, payroll firms and subcontractors);
  • and to all services: VCU (Safety and Health Checklist for Employment Agencies) certificate. VCU is supplemented by the SSVV (The Safety Cooperation Foundation).

Lubbers will provide its services in accordance with the payment conditions of Transport en Logistiek Nederland General Conditions of Payment (TLN), as filed with the Registry of the Court in The Hague, the Netherlands. These TLN payment conditions apply for all services carried out by Lubbers, and the underlying agreements or contracts.

All the above terms and conditions may change or be updated from time to time. The latest version of these terms and conditions will govern any future usage of our services. On your request we will forward you a copy of the relevant version(s) of these terms and conditions, free of charge. By actual usage of any service of Lubbers, you enter into an agreement with Lubbers and similarly you agree to the abovementioned terms. It is deemed declared that you have then read these general conditions and have accepted these as such.

Unless otherwise specifically agreed in writing, Lubbers undertakes services in accordance with these general conditions and accordingly all offers or tenders of services are made subject to the same.