Wednesday July 6 2016

Nedschroef colleagues at the Dragon Boat Festival

Last weekend, the second edition of the Helmond Dragon Boat festival took place. The Dragon Boat Festival, also often known as the Tuen Ng or Duanwu Festival, is a traditional festival originated in China.


This event took place just in front of the canal Total 39 companies from the region participated in this event. Our colleagues from Nedschroef ( 4 teams ), Nedschroef Machinery & SMF Tools participated in the festival and competed against each other. Nedschroef Machinery took the 9th place in the overall standings . Nedschroef Helmond Team 1 achieved the 10th place. Our SMF Tools Team took the 26th place.


The proceeding from the this festival goes to a number of charities in Helmond and surroundings. This year, contributions will go to ‘Super Social’ for the replacement of their van and a budget for the organization of social activities in care homes Helmond by Rotaract Helmond.‘Super Sociaal’ is a supermarket where people with limited financial budget can buy food at significantly reduced prices.


It was a great team building event and our colleagues enjoyed a lot.