ORTEC Awards, Nominations and Honorable Mentions

ORTEC employees like to compete, to keep ourselves sharp and to measure us with and learn from other ‘best in class’ contestants. An overview of ORTEC awards, nominations and honorable mentions is listed below.

2016 AIMMS MOPTA Optimization Challenge

The ORTEC student team awarded second place in the AIMMS MOPTA Optimization Challenge
2016 Mathematics Olympiad for Businesses

Represented by Erik van Holland, Remco Tukker and Wouter Kool, the ORTEC team earned first place, with a total of 93 participants from companies like ABN AMRO, ASML, Cito, CBS, Deloitte, ING, Optiver. PGGM and EY.


World Mail Awards

ORTEC and DPDgroup win the Technology Award at the prestigious annual World Mail Awards. The project launched by DPDgroup and ORTEC relies on the power of predictability, interconnecting mobility, cloud-enabled scalability and route optimization. This results in better service levels, lower operational costs and a reduced carbon footprint, for example in the 1-Hour Predict delivery service. Read more


Sales Management Association – Piet Heyn Award

Award to recognize the innovative account management approach as implemented by ORTEC


Dutch Tech Fab 50

The METISfiles, an independent market research and consulting firm focused on the ICT industry, featured ORTEC among the Dutch Tech Fab 50, a list with the most prominent IT vendors in the Netherlands. To create the Dutch Tech Fab 50, the firm looked at various industry lists and recognitions - from the Red Herring to Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50 award. Using these lists as a base, The METISfiles tallied the number of mentions each of these companies received, naming ORTEC as one of the most popular. Read more


100 Most Promising SAP Solution Providers 2015

CIO Review selected ORTEC among the 100 Most Promising SAP Solution Providers 2015. The recognition is based on evaluation of the company’s offering of SAP certified and embedded solutions. The annual list of companies is selected by a panel of experts and members of CIO Review’s editorial board to recognize and promote technology entrepreneurship. “ORTEC has been on our radar for some time for stirring a revolution in the SAP space, and we are happy to showcase them this year due to their continuing excellence in delivering top-notch SAP solutions,” said Harvi Sachar, Publisher and Founder, CIOReview. “ORTEC’s solutions continued to break new ground within the past year, benefiting its customers around the globe, and we’re excited to have them featured on our top companies list. Read more


National Business Succes Awards

ORTEC has been awarded as the 2015 Optimization Branch Winner, receiving the National Business Success Award.


Top 20 Logistics Tech Solution Providers

CIO Review recognized ORTEC in the Top 20 Logistics Tech Solution Providers, an annual listing of 20 companies at the forefront of tackling Logistics technology challenges and impacting the marketplace.


Computable Software Supplier of the Year

ORTEC was nominated by Computable as Software Supplier of the Year. According to the nominating committee, ORTEC has a proven track record of delivering tried and tested, practical scheduling solutions, specifically tailored to the needs of the sector they serve.


Best Existing Partnership Award

ORTEC and North Star Alliance, which delivers healthcare to truck drivers and others in Africa, were finalists in the Best Existing Partnership Award from the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, for extraordinary partnerships between a commercial enterprise and an NGO.


National Champion in the 2013/14 European Business Awards.

Awarded to recognise and reward excellence, best practice and innovation in companies across Europe.


COMPUTERWORLD Honors Laureate Award. Computerworld’s annual award program honors visionary applications of information technology promoting positive social, economic and educational change. Read more


INFORMS Franz Edelman Award

The collaborative, supply chain-wide optimization efforts of TNT Express, ORTEC and Tilburg University have been awarded the Franz Edelman Award for its successful application of Operations Research in supply chain optimization. Watch the video


GBC Health Award

Among the most coveted honors in Corporate Social Responsibility, ORTEC wins the Business Action on Health GBC Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Business Fight for Global Health for optimizing the logistical processes of North Star Alliance, and helping it build a network of roadside health clinics across Africa.


VLM Dutch Logistics Awards

ORTEC wins the Dutch Logistics Award for it’s contribution to promoting the career opportunities in supply chain planning.


INFORMS Franz Edelman Award

ORTEC was a finalist for the 2007 Franz Edelman Award with Coca-Cola for optimizing vehicle routes for efficient product delivery. ORTEC Board member Goos Kant was named an INFORMS Laureate for his work on behalf of Coca-Cola. Watch the video


Gazellen Award

ORTEC receives its second Gazellen Award from the Dutch financial daily ‘Het Financieele Dagblad’ again in recognition of stable growth.


Gazellen Award

ORTEC receives the first Gazellen Award granted by ‘Het Financieele Dagblad’ in recognition of its stable growth.