The company was founded in 2006 by Liban Eeckhout and Paul E. de Breuck, director of VHB nv, from Merelbeke, Belgium. VHB started its activity in 1944 and is specialized in production of high precision mechanical parts and gears.
AATEQ continues the story of a Belgian SME that made the strategic choice of expanding in Eastern Europe looking for skilled labour force to develop new markets.
Located in Cristian, Brasov County, AATEQ is owned and managed by 2 Belgian investors, who shared in Romania the Belgian drive & values inspiring all the employees of the company.
Brasov was chosen due to its long tradition in mechanical manufacturing.