About us

For forty years, this family business has been a leader in civil engineering and concrete construction. The Theo Pouw Groep is a one stop shop with products and services for the building industry. From primary and secondary building materials to container transport, from crane rental to demolition work and from earthworks to soil remediation. The Theo Pouw Groep currently has 12 branches and more than 530 employees and is led by founder Theo Pouw and his son Alexander Pouw.


On 1 January 1981, Theo Pouw begins a storage and transshipment company of raw materials with five trucks and eight employees Based on the conviction that building materials can be infinitely reused, Theo Pouw begins recycling activities in 1988. In 1993, the company was expanded with concrete production, soil remediation and mobile crushing. Since then, the trucks are also maintained in our own garage. At the 25 year anniversary in 2006, the son Alexander Pouw joins the management. In 2008, the thermal cleaner starts in Eemshaven. In 2018, the Theo Pouw Groep opens two sustainable concrete plants in Almere and Groningen.

Under the name CTU, the Theo Pouw Group operates three inland container terminals in Utrecht, Tiel and Lelystad.