Quality and reliability in all areas

Ten Brinke is an internationally successful company in the fields of project development, construction and asset management.

In almost 120 years, Ten Brinke has grown into a construction development company with offices in the Netherlands, Germany, Spain, Portugal and Greece that is familiar with all aspects of the real estate market. Together with around 1,200 employees, we work on a large number of projects and we generate an average annual turnover of approximately one billion euros.

We are a true family business and this reflected our values and our flat organizational structure. Fulfilling the personal wishes and requirements of our customers and/or partners is our highest priority. In doing so, we strive for a smooth handling of all (construction) processes.

Ten Brinke – more than 115 years

Ten Brinke a pioneering company with its own identity and tradition and the strong roots of a family Company.

Today, the fourth generation of the Ten Brinke family is at the helm and the company can look back on over 115 years of building expertise and property know-how. It has grown from a building contractor into an international, innovative builder, project developer, financier and investor with in the meantime around 1,200 employees.


115 years Ten Brinke

History of the Ten Brinke

  1. Theodorus ten Brinke starts his own business. This is the beginning Ten Brinke.

  2. The second generation enters the company: Wiet ten Brinke Sr., Hendrik ten Brinke and Dorus ten Brinke.

  3. The third generation enters the company: cousins Wiet ten Brinke Jr. and Hans ten Brinke. After a while, cousin Arnold ten Brinke also followed.

  4. Ten Brinke moves to its current location in Varsseveld. In the next twenty years, the company experienced significant growth.

  5. With the arrival of namesake Albert ten Brinke, the project development activities expanded considerably.

  6. Ten Brinke celebrates its 100 years of existance. A fact that is celebrated with colleagues and relations.

  7. Founding of Ten Brinke Desarrollos in Spain.

  8. Ten Brinke Hellas is also founded in Greece.

  9. Establishment of the Ten Brinke Foundation under the motto "Helping people to help themselves".

  10. Ten Brinke celebrates 115 years of building together with colleagues and their families.


  11. The 1000th employee starts by Ten Brinke and the start of the first project in Portugal is a fact.


Ten Brinke - Cooperation

The advantages in cooperating are to share knowledge and expertise with the aim to achieve effective synergies.
Ten Brinke is a reliable partner for investors, funds, housing associations, health care providers, municipalities and other developers. Thus, our network is broad and dense. We are united with our partners by our common approach to challenge each other and to pioneer new ways.

Ten Brinke Foundation

Socially responsible entrepreneurship requires social involvement

Based on this conviction, Ten Brinke founded the Ten Brinke Foundation some years ago. The aim of the foundation: improve the living conditions of people in the poorest countries of the world in a targeted approach for the long term by providing active support.
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