Veth Propulsion
Veth Propulsion
Nanengat 17
3356 AA Papendrecht
+3178 615 22 66 -

Our core values Why Veth Propulsion?
  • Quality | In-house assembly, testing and development
  • Service | Flexible, proactive and fast, 24 / 7!
  • Innovation | Always looking for new and custom solutions
  • Sustainability | Corporate Social Responsibility as a core value


Veth Propulsion stands for innovation and quality
Veth Propulsion has guaranteed innovation and quality for many decades already. Cornelis Veth, a ground-breaking inventor, founded the company in 1951 and in 2014 the workforce of the company stood 150 strong.

1951           Cornelis Veth founded the one-man company “C. Veth Motorenreparatie, Las- en     Constructiewerk                                                                                                                       
1960Start representing Scania
1969Introduction of the first Veth-Jet
1984Opening of the Griendweg location
1986Introduction of the first Z-Drive
1997Introduction of the first counter-rotating Z-Drive
2002Erik Veth becomes the Chief Executive Officer
2002Introduction of the Compact-Jet – installation of the first unit
2005Introduction of the Steering Grid
2011Opening of the second location in Nanengat
2011Veth Propulsion celebrates its 60th birthday
2012Introduction of the Veth Hybrid Drive
2012Introduction of the Veth Compact Grid and Elbow Thruster
2013Veth Hybrid Drive is nominated for the Maritime Innovation Awards
2016Veth Propulsion has moved te its new office en production facilities
2018Twin Disc, Inc. acquires Veth Propulsion
2019Veth Propulsion continues as Veth Propulsion by Twin Disc