Europe & Brazil Manufacturing Gent

The GTO Europe & Brazil Manufacturing plant is located in the city of Ghent. Our most important mission is to deliver trucks of high quality delivered on time to our customers. Our great employees contribute daily to our customers’ success. At the Ghent plant Volvo FH 16, Volvo FH, Volvo FM and Volvo FMX are built in two shifts. The Ghent plant has approximately x employees distributed in areas as: final assembly, cabtrim and the wheel fitting center. 

The wheel fitting center produces wheels for Volvo the European Volvo and Renault plants and also for the Volvo bus facilities.


Some key facts:

Start date of the plant: 1975

number of employees: +/- 2300

number of nationalities: 65

total surface area: 1.020.000 m²

number of trucks per year: 42.000


Visiting address:

Smalleheerweg 31, 9041 OOSTAKKER


Contact details for externals:

Reception: +32 9 250 42 11