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UWKM stands for ‘Improving your website’. It once began as a venturous boy's tale. Now, many years later, it has transformed to the professional IT company UWKM. With a specialised, growing team of approximately 20 employees, we develop high-profile projects for our customers.
Our diverse cases offer an insight into what we do and how we do it.
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The European Commission is the executive organ of the European Union. She is responsible for submitting bills, controlling the EU-budget, upholding the EU-law (in conjunction with the Court of Justice) and representing the EU on international scale. UWKM built, for European use by all member states, several important inspection-apps, for examination and control of, amongst others, car tires and fridges.
Looox is an ambitious trading company that supplies high quality designer products for every bathroom.
Through retail sellers, high demanding end users are catered to for a Bathroom Experience. UWKM has built and managed three generations of websites for this customer. For state-of-the-art sales promotions and product information, with multilingual support for dealers as well as consumers, powerful calls to action with conversion-minded methods, extensive integration of social media and an innovative configurator.
NFK is short for 'Nederlandse Federatie van Kankerpatiëntenorganisaties'. In English that translates to Dutch Federation of Cancer patient organisations. The twenty so-called KPO's (cancer patient organisations) and the umbrella organisation engage themselves with providing patients with information, patient advocacy and participation. UWKM has built and manages with mind and heart the multi-installation for 21 websites with a shared base, for more efficient management, maintenance and hosting. It has many advantages when it comes to security updates and surveillance, with connections to external systems such as ERP, CRM, E-learnings etc., and with access to data from different websites, including content management, SEO and SEA.
The division 'Security Systems' is active within Bosch, an international leading technology company for security, safety and communication products and services. Their product portfolio contains camera surveillance, anti burglary, fire safety and evacuation systems, as well as entrance control and management systems. Professional audio and conference systems complete the product range. Bosch Security Systems develops and produces worldwide in its own factories. UWKM developed several websites with lightning fast reaction times due to headless development, with separate back and front ends and a made-to-order middleware system.
Simco-Ion has been active in Europe as part of the worldwide ITW-group since 1966. The company offers products for the management of static electricity in diverse sectors. UWKM has produced no less than three generations of websites for this customer, including the technical maintenance and domain references. In addition, a Simco-app has been built for agents and users, which features an RMA-procedure with an automatic funnel. It also included a lead nurturing procedure, with disclosure of customer data, websites and events to Copernica. Online generation of leads was also realised, through landing pages, SEA, Google Adwords and e-marketing.
'Stichting het Spoorwegpensioenfonds' (the Foundation for Railroad Pension Funds) manages the investments for 71 companies with a budget of approximately 16 billion euros, for a sound return with a responsible risk management. It has eye for CSR (corporate social responsibility) and the impact of its investments on the world. The investment result in 2016 was just about 1,6 billion euros. UWKM developed an extensive state-of-the-art website according to specific guidelines of the AFM (Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets).
TenneT is a leading European electricity transmission system operator (TSO), with their focus on activities in the Netherlands and Germany. With over 22.000 kilometers of high voltage connections, the company is key to providing 41 million end users with a dependable energy supply. Safety and reliability are the most important values for TenneT, who have commissioned UWKM to build them an interactive website.
SPF Beheer handles the advisement on and implementation of pensions, asset management and additional arrangements for a select group of customers. With the management of 20 billion euros they are a medium sized player in the pensions world. The organisation has roughly 195 employees. Quality and trustworthiness are of high importance. UWKM's work has been scrutinised by the Dutch central bank (DNB), resulting in, among other things, a corporate site and two election sites.
The professional association for customer managers (in Dutch: Beroepsvereniging voor Klantmanagers or BVK) has the goal of improving the continuing professionalisation and safeguarding the quality of the professional practice of customer management.
These are the professionals that see to the execution of social laws and regulations inside of municipal organisations, tasked with participation, re-integration and/or income. UWKM made informational, contact and discussion platforms, with the integration of their administration and an extensive testing and educational package.
The Olijf foundation is the network for women who have (had) gynaecological cancer, their partners and others close to them. The organisation commits itself to research, prevention, awareness, advocacy and connecting those with similar experiences, all from an independent vantage point. UWKM developed a structured, encompassing website where all those involved can find information on gynaecological cancer, the Olijf foundation, come in contact with co-sufferers and more.
GOAL trainingen is a full service training company in the areas of learning events, interactive instruction sessions and educational workshops. Subjects range from retail trade, commerce to communication, team building and personal effectiveness. Customers are municipalities, universities and colleges, but big names like Heineken, ABN Amro and BelCompany as well. UWKM developed a website where all of GOAL training’s activities are displayed in their best light and which is easily managed, so that blog posts and other news can effortlessly be posted.
RM&CO Sanitair is a business to business distributor, product developer, manufacturer and private label specialist in the plumbing branche. With brands such as Easy Drain, Looox and the Glass line, the company provides an extensive product range in which the latest trends and developments are always catered to. Prominent companies like Qatar Premium Lounge Dubai Airport, the Amstel hotel and the Markthal Rotterdam have already found their way to RM&CO Sanitair. UWKM designed and built the company's stylish website.
Achmea is an important financial service provider on the Dutch market. The company insures roughly 10 million Dutch people for health care, damage and/or income. Significant brands include Centraal Beheer, Zilveren Kruis, FBTO and Interpolis. With annual premiums of more or less 20 billion euros booked and approximately 15.000 employees. And 116 billion euros of managed assets for the pensions of insurance holders. UWKM developed multiple websites for the important pension funds, after accreditation by the Dutch Bank.
The NVvP (Dutch society for Psychiatry) is a member society of, for and by psychiatrists. Over 3.500 psychiatrists and soon to be psychiatrists are members. The organisation commits itself to ensure the high quality of psychiatric care in the Netherlands, and it puts the patient and those closely involved first. In addition the NVvP regularly organises congresses and other (additional) training opportunities. UWKM developed their comprehensive website.
Banketbakkerij Maassen has been a well known bakery in Apeldoorn and surrounding area since 1959. With no less than four locations and a 'bakery on wheels', the company has made quite a name for itself in the local community. And by winning multiple 'stars' each year at the national ‘Bakker met Ster elections, hosted by the Dutch Bakery Centre, the bakery proves that it delivers high quality goods. UWKM built a website with a webshop and separate login for customers. Visitors can book workshops on the website as well.
Inpromoshop is a professional webshop, where companies can find everything essential for their advertisement needs, presentation products, printed merchandise, textile and business gifts, at sharp rates. UWKM made a site, including a webshop, connected to an ERP-system and a custom built middleware system to split up the orders to seven separate production locations, linked to a quickstart ordering system stemming from the website and which is completely integrated with the fulfilment partner (PostNL).
The IJsselbiënnale is an international art route alongside the river the IJssel. In 2013 the idea sprouted to host artwork from national and international artists at the prettiest public locations in the area, bi-annually. With approximately 65.000 visitors, the first edition in 2017 was a raving success. UWKM created the accompanying website, with an overview of the displayed art pieces, activity calendar and attached webshop.
Kips was founded in 1910 and is now part of Zwanenberg Food Group, which is one of the leading European producers and exporters of meats and meat preserves, with 1.600 employees and a revenue of 400 million euros. Aside from the well-known liverwurst, Kips also produces pâté, several meats and snacks. UWKM developed the website on which Kips' products are showcased optimally, including recipe articles, news and information on durability.
Tripa has been the most prominent allround supplier for professionals in prints and signs in the Netherlands for over thirty years. The company collaborates with large name brands such as HP, Roland, Xerox and Epson for their printing purposes and Sei Laser, Summa and Esko for the final touches. Aside from providing demonstrations on the ranges of available machines, Tripa also advises on the search for new markets and new finishing possibilities. New products are always thoroughly tested in their own laboratory. UWKM produced an easy to manage website, with an extensive catalogue and a separated environment for logged in users.
Krepel Deuren has been producing all kinds of doors and window frames since 1950, sound proof, fire resistant, pre-treated, lacquered and more. The company complies with all mandatory certificates, such as KOMO, GND and VCA and the producers all sport the FSC quality mark. UWKM designed and produced not just the website, but a brand new configurator as well, in which doors, fittings and window frames can be combined in myriad ways in a hyper realistic environment.
As a versatile and modern machinery factory, Westerhof BV helps their customers improve their production processes, making them more efficient and better. The company accomplishes this by offering extended services, from complete turn-key projects to installation activities and services. Reputable clients such as Michelin, Vredestein and Scania have been loyal customers almost since day one. UWKM developed the company's extensive website.
Uitgeverij Jaap was founded in 2009 and is specialised in medical sciences. Oncology is the most prominent, but not their only focal point. Reporting on new developments within diverse medical specialities is the publisher's main activity and its primary target audiences are the patients and professionals within these specialties. The publisher has developed diverse products and services for these target audiences, among which the Jaap E-academy. UWKM built the website on which all publications, video productions and more content from Uitgeverij Jaap can be found.
The 'Tijdschrift voor Psychiatrie' (Psychiatric Magazine) has been the leading scientific magazine for Dutch and Flemish psychiatrists, doctors in training to psychiatrist and other interested people, for over fifty years. The magazine has a broad board of editors and all articles are subjected to inspection by two or more substantive experts and a methodological advisor. The magazine focuses on additional and in-service training, which can be found in the online testing environment that UWKM has developed. Here, members of the NVvP and the VVP can take tests for additional and in-service training purposes and receive an accreditation point for each test.
Erick is a mediation agency for employees in several branches, such as technicians, catering industry, administrative, commercial and productive forces. The company also finds jobs for professional welders and fitters. By providing custom work and making sure quality is upheld, Erick strives to always deliver excellent services. UWKM designed and developed the website, on which directly applying for job openings or uploading your CV are just part of the possibilities.
Zorgsaam is a humanitarian institution with over 25.000 members, who are able to make use of a broad service package pertaining to comfort, welfare and healthcare. This includes at-home IT help, a handyman, transport, assistance with taxes and much more. The association has a lending service for tools that may be needed temporarily as well, for example after an operation, injury or illness. UWKM designed and built the website, including a webshop for the Zorgsaam shop.
ABC Badkamers is a producer of everything to do with bathrooms, from tiles and flooring, to wallpaper and home accessories. The company helps customers find or design the right bathroom, assists with the remodeling and ensures the montage is done well. In the showroom customers can see all kinds of accessories, bathrooms and toilet setups. UWKM developed the company's new website.
In 2016 the Dutch Federation of Cancer patient organisations launched the petition website ‘Minder kopzorgen bij kanker’ (which translates to 'Less worries with cancer'). The petition had the goal to get the treatment of adjustment disorders (as result of cancer and treatments thereof) back into the basic healthcare package. By now, the petition has been signed over 16.000 times and has thus been presented to the House of Representatives. UWKM designed and built the accompanying website, on which it was possible to sign the petition.
Linera Vleeswaren (Linera Meats) is part of the Zwanenberg Food Group, which is one of the leading European producers and exporters of meats and preserved meats, with 1.600 employees and a revenue of 400 million euros. Linera makes three different kinds of spreadable pâté which contain at least 50% less fats than regular pâté. UWKM built a website on which the products are displayed optimally, and it includes recipe and offers pages.
Metaalcenter.nl is a wholesale company in (stainless) steel and aluminium, specialised in serving customers (SMEs and private individuals) online. In their establishment in Wateringen approximately 2.000 tons of material is stored, so that orders can be delivered from their own stock as much as possible. Metaalcenter.nl is part of CM Staal. UWKM developed the website and the corresponding webshop.
Royal Vopak N.V. is the world's largest independent service provider in tank storage and transshipment, for liquid chemicals, gases and oil products. Vopak has a worldwide network of tank terminals, which are located in strategic spots along the most important sailing routes. Vopak stocks are listed in the AEX. Their revenue is roughly 1,3 billion euros, with a net result of 300 million euros. Across the globe, as of 2017 more than 6.000 people are employed at Vopak. UWKM built the corporate website, including a module for the financial markets.
Oncologie Up-to-date is a medically scientific newsletter that reports on current developments in oncology and the oncological field. The magazine appears six times a year with 5.000 copies per edition. Specials on relevant subjects are also published regularly. UWKM built the website oncologie.nu, on which the magazine's articles are published as well. On the website, you will also find video interviews, guidelines and an overview on upcoming congresses and symposia. Access to restricted areas on the website can be permitted through a check on both names and BIG-numbers. For non-medical and nursing specialists the articles are available for a small fee.
Zwanenberg Food Group is one of the leading European producers and exporters of meats and preserved meats, with 1.600 employees and a revenue of 400 million euros. Twelve production locations in the Netherlands, the United Kingdom and the United States produce meat products and export these to over a hundred countries worldwide. Well known brands are for example Kips, Huls, Linera, Zwan, Lupack, Dutch Colony and Bristol. UWKM has built websites for, among others, Kips and Linera.
The educational bureau of the Dutch Society for Psychiatrics has joined forces with De Tijdstroom Publishers to set up an e-learning module about the pharmacotherapeutic treatment of bipolar disorders. By way of videos and cases participants are introduced to and lead through the most important pharmacotherapeutic parts of the new Multidisciplinary guideline concerning bipolar disorders. Accreditation points can be acquired by successfully completing the final test. UWKM developed and built the e-learning module and accompanying website.
Tripa Converting Solutions is as a private company part of a group of service minded businesses, each of them having their own focus and disciplines. As distributor of industrial grade SEI laser systems for the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg, the company focuses its attentions on all purposes and markets in which this equipment can be used. UWKM designed and built a website on which the different laser systems and their purposes are perfectly displayed.
LeanENT is made up of a team of enthusiastic, involved and driven consultants for the implementation of lean. By way of a strong focus and large ambition the company strives to move organisations and keep them moving, by stimulating people towards concrete results. Customers are found primarily in the health care, public, industrial and construction sectors. The method pushes people to improve their own professional processes inventively and effectively by using creative ways of doing their jobs. Doing more with less effort and a lot of enthusiasm, in short: doing your job as a sport. UWKM and LeanENT created a new website based on these ideas as well.
PauzeLandschappen is the first app (and website) in the Netherlands that collaborates with the public to map out vacant buildings, unused land and temporary initiatives. With the app, new locations and details can be added to a landscape map, to provide insight into cities and centers. With the app, it's also possible to navigate through a city to see where locations and/or initiatives are. UWKM developed and built the website as well as the app.
Roundcube Profiler is an automatic risk assessment system, specially developed for the corporate casualty market. It provides a higher efficiency, saves on costs and makes it possible to provide customers with better services. Roundcube Profiler stems from a collaboration between Marsh, experts in risk management, and CCS, experts in insurance software. UWKM made the website for the product.
The Vosmanshuys Estateplanning B.V. provides fiscal advice in all areas of fiscal law. Their specialisation is in the realm of estate planning and in particular concerning advice on testaments and prenuptial agreements in relation to laws concerning business succession facilities. In recent years, several well-off Dutch have turned to The Vosmanshuys, for whom innovative solutions have been found in absolute discretion. UWKM designed and built the presentation website.
Spoor6 is a recognised GGZ institution for addiction care, located in Bussum. The organisation offers assistance on addictions to people who don't feel at home in regular addiction treatment centres and have need of tailor made support. Aside from treatments of ten or twenty days in Bussum, the organisation also offers a nine week long intensive care treatment course in South Africa. Spoor6 has a private detox facility center as well. UWKM designed and made the organisation's website.
Doe Het Zelf Teamtraining (DHZT) develops unique team training programs. Together with all kinds of teams, the trainers of the company work on mutual trust, communication, respect, flexibility, responsibility and initiative. The trainers also provide assistance and coaching in the realm of communication, dealing with aggression and violence, hospitality and more. Among their customers are the Wildlands Adventure Zoo Emmen, the Municipality Region Gooi en Vechtstreek and Centric Software Professionals. UWKM designed and built the partially animated website.
Jobsome is the only Dutch platform that combines reviews from employees and company profiles. The goal is stimulating proper employership, working on an improved job market and finding a suitable job for every employee. Businesses create company profiles, to make sure they are more easily found by future employees. Employees judge these companies on a fixed set of values and write reviews. UWKM developed the website on which all this is possible.
QANU (Quality Assurance Netherlands Universities) supervises as an independent foundation for educational and research visitations in the higher education. Next to this, QANU provides advice and training courses in the field of quality assurance. Yearly, over 250 educational accreditations and 50 research ratings are conducted, of which a large amount in nationwide clusters. The foundation is among others, active for all Dutch Universities and is a member of the European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education. UWKM was commissioned to build a newly designed website.
Namarama is the company of Floris Hülsmann, who has been providing large and small companies with the right name, with over twenty years of experience as a prize winning copywriter. Among the names that are his brainchilds are Sulfree, 24AM and LeSud, the line of outdoor furniture for Leenbakker. UWKM designed and built a website that fits the company like a glove, which is also very easily managed, so that blog articles, downloads and more can be posted on it.
As one of the oldest real estate proprietors in Deventer, Eigen Bouw guarantees good quality homes and commercial sites since 1914, often located in highly sought after locations. The foundation has almost 800 homes, of which the largest part social renting houses, but a couple of homes in the free sector are also among those offered. The foundation's main goal is finding homes for small households in the middle and large income brackets who are quickly looking to rent good, modern houses in comfortable living milieus in Deventer. UWKM developed the website for Eigen Bouw.
Nauya is Ronald van den Bosch's company, who has always been active as a graphic artist next to activities on radio and television. With Nauya Art & Design this passion, which previously expressed itself in poster designs for festivals, book covers and logo designs, has a professional designation. Nauya focusses itself on logos, animation and artwork. Multiple writers and companies have found Ronald's work. UWKM created the presentation website on which his portfolio can be found as well.
AXXIOT is one of Metatronics BV's activities. Where Metatronics has its focal point on custom made product development processes and the production thereof, AXXIOT focuses on the sale of self developed solutions for issues concerning the Internet of Things. It provides products for IoT projects or applications within companies. UWKM developed the website including a webshop and a personal user environment.