1962 - Foundation Weerter Transport Onderneming
Wetron is founded by Jan Maas.
1973 - Build of first warehouse
The first warehouse of 10.000m2 is developed in Weert.
1995 - Transfer of ownership
Son Paul Maas takes over the company from Jan Maas.
1995 - Start of intermodal transport from and to Italy
The first units depart by train from the terminal in Born, to and from Italy.
2001 - Logistics center Weert operational
A new modern facility is added to the warehousing department to further optimize the logistics processes.
2011 - Commissioning of our own railway connection
A daily train departs from and to Venlo and Busto Arsizio (Milano) with Wetron units only.
2013 - Expansion of warehousing
A new location in Venlo provides extra store capacity of 20.000 m2
2016 - Transfer of ownership
After years of being an operational manager, Mario op ‘t Root takes over the company from the Maas family.