International care technology, with a Dutch heart

For more than 40 years, the CLB Group has been developing innovative technology for the care sector. Our monitoring, data and alarm systems can be found in hospitals and specialist care settings for the elderly, disabled and those with mental health problems. We are a Dutch family business, but our expertise, solutions and services are implemented internationally, in England, Germany, Belgium, Curaçao and beyond.

Read on to discover what our 225-strong team can do for your care institution.

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Improve care by innovation

Every day, we seek to develop better ways to support caregivers. To help them improve patients’ comfort and recovery. While benefitting from a reduced workload. Our work is all about making quality of care better and safer for everyone. From the first to the final breath, from new-borns to centenarians.

To continue making an impact, we constantly look to the future. Inventing, developing and integrating care technology that capitalises on new possibilities and rises to ever-changing challenges.

Everything we do is designed to allow more time and space for what really matters: better quality care through attention to detail.

CLB Group was awarded ‘Best North Holland Company 2021’ in the Large Enterprise category. Read more about this accolade.

Our story

1981

CLB founded by Cornelis Louis Berghuijs

<span class="timelineyear">1981</span><h4 class="timelinetitle">CLB founded by Cornelis Louis Berghuijs</h4>

At Februari 1st 1981 Cornelis Louis Berghuijs founded the family business C.L.B. Electronics B.V. in Amsterdam. The family business (4 employees at the time), was runned from the Kadoelenweg in Amsterdam.

1982

First CLB Products launched

<span class="timelineyear">1982</span><h4 class="timelinetitle">First CLB Products launched</h4>

Medical devices for dentistry, neurology and ENT are within the first CLB Products. Soon after, a complete communication platform Unicare is launched: the revolunionary software platform, where alarms from different sources are presented in a single screen.

1983

Unicare

<span class="timelineyear">1983</span><h4 class="timelinetitle">Unicare</h4>

Unicare was used for patient monitoring in care organisations as well as building management at the Department of Defense. The technological developments in the care market were progressing each day.

1989

First office in De Rijp

<span class="timelineyear">1989</span><h4 class="timelinetitle">First office in De Rijp</h4>

CLB moved in to its first real offices in De Rijp, as it started to focus on the care and cure markets.

1990

First publication

<span class="timelineyear">1990</span><h4 class="timelinetitle">First publication</h4>

CLB was publiced in the local newspaper Noordhollands Dagblad. Thanks to Unicare provided, care was improved and organised more efficiently, resulting in lower work pressure for care providers.

1993

Major steps thanks to ISDN

<span class="timelineyear">1993</span><h4 class="timelinetitle">Major steps thanks to ISDN</h4>

ISDN was introduced: a moment for many technology companies to make gaint leaps forward. More was possible, but also quicker, more reliable and also more affortable.

2001

Second office in Raamsdonksveer

<span class="timelineyear">2001</span><h4 class="timelinetitle">Second office in Raamsdonksveer</h4>

Following a successful acquisition, CLB also established itself in the Raamsdonksveer location in 2001.

2003

Niels de Bruin becomes General Director and majority shareholder

<span class="timelineyear">2003</span><h4 class="timelinetitle">Niels de Bruin becomes General Director and majority shareholder</h4>

Having joined CLB in 1993 as a graduate, in 2003 Niels de Bruin officially took over company founder Cor Berghuijs’s position as General Director and majority shareholder.

2011

Foundations laid for new premises in De Rijp

<span class="timelineyear">2011</span><h4 class="timelinetitle">Foundations laid for new premises in De Rijp</h4>

After a few years, our first office in De Rijp became too small for the rapidly growing number of colleagues. So, it was time for a

2012

De Rijp reopening & specialisation

<span class="timelineyear">2012</span><h4 class="timelinetitle">De Rijp reopening & specialisation</h4>

Upon reopening the De Rijp premises, it was announced that operations here from now on would mainly focus on R&D, production and international sales, under the name CLB bv.*

2012

Raamsdonksveer specialisation

<span class="timelineyear">2012</span><h4 class="timelinetitle">Raamsdonksveer specialisation</h4>

Operations at the Raamsdonksveer location were, in turn, also adjusted to mainly focus on the important task of system integration, under the name CLB Integrated Solutions.*

2016

Medical Alarm Distribution System (MADS)

<span class="timelineyear">2016</span><h4 class="timelinetitle">Medical Alarm Distribution System (MADS)</h4>

The CLB Group introduces class IIb certified Medical Alarm Distribution System (MADS) for the most critical department: the Intensive Care. Later, a solution for home environments is added: MADS as a Service (MaaS).

2020

New office in Oosterhout

<span class="timelineyear">2020</span><h4 class="timelinetitle">New office in Oosterhout</h4>

One of the CLB Group offices, CLB Integrated Solutions in Raamsdonksveer, moves to a new office in Oosterhout. The sustainable building has been under development for over a year and contains all the features, from a solar cell roof to a relaxation room, café and more, for a future-oriented, comfortable (flex) workplace.

By closely watching and listening to the market, our partners, our end users and the people they care for, we keep ourselves in a position whereby we proactively continue to innovate. So our products and services can continue to answer, and transcend, important care issues.

What is our client’s situation? And where do they want to get to? What is the care requirement? And how can we look after that? The answers to these questions are the starting points for giving every end user a less-stressful future. Our drive? To continue improving care. For everybody, every day. As we have already been doing for over 35 years.

All CLB products are developed, produced and managed in-house. This gives us the highest level of quality control and ultimate flexibility.

BUSINESS UNITS

CLB Integrated Solutions

CLB Integrated Solutions is focused on being an integrator and services specialist for system integration, maintenance, management and service of our innovative care solutions.

CLB bv

CLB Gebouw De Rijp

Development and production takes place at CLB bv in De Rijp, from where international sales activities and dealer support are also carried out.

OUR SYSTEMS AND USERS

257,000+ care receivers and counting

CLB Customers
752

Care institutions

CLB Sites
1805

Sites

CLB Patients
257581

Care receivers

MISSION

Our mission is to ensure sustainable growth by providing innovative solutionsthat result in complete customer satisfaction for healthcare institutions, caregivers and all the people they serve.

VISION

‘Improve care by innovation’

We bring together the best technology, products, knowledge and services to deliver what our customers and our society truly deserve: the best possible care solution.

CORE VALUES

CLB Value - We Care

We Care

CLB Value - We Act

We Act

CLB Value - We Deliver

We Deliver

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