General

Spocior is founded byN.J.A. (Nick) van den Hurk Bsc. He has a 30 year national and international career in the railway business, both on the client site, the Dutch Railways, as on the contractor / supplier site, several companies of VolkerWessels, last being VolkerRail.
He is described by people who really know him well as focussed, target driven, people orientated, team player, visionair, financially aware, innovator, loyal and coach.

In the railway business, his experience covers the technical railway disciplines, from engineering, construction and trackassetmanagement to the operational aspects of transport by rail. A unique innovative combination to enable adequate and fast processes to operate swift rail transport.

Operational, tactical and strategic governing experience was gained by managing large national and international project organizations with reporting lines direct to board level and operationally managing large companies with turnover in access of € 200 million and many hundreds employees.

Representative for the Dutch contractor association in the European Federation of Trackworks Contractors and chair / member of several working groups concerning EIM, CER and UNIFE.

Finally, being as fully licensed train driver on the Dutch railway network, he very regularly compares theory and practice.