AddValue Instruments BV was founded in 2016. So, it seems pretty new, but with over 35 years of shared experience of the technicians.

Our partner Baker Hughes (GE Energy Netherlands B.V.) supplies instrumentation for mainly the petrochemical industry for the brand: Panametrics. Since 2016 AddValue has been announced as the “Baker Hughes certified Service Provider” for the Netherlands and Belgium, to be able to serve you as a customer in a quick and professional way, with good value for money. Your instrumentation is in safe hands with AddValue. AddValue and its field representatives are VCA* certified.


Marco Nieman
Started as service engineer for Panametrics BV, Hoevelaken, The Netherlands, in 2000, for flowmeters, gas analyzers, moisture meters and NDT equipment for inside office repairs, and field and offshore services. From 2006 to 2016 acted as Service Manager for in-house and field activities for various product lines within GE like Panametrics, DRUCK, GE Inspection Technologies and leading Technical Support teams. Besides European responsibilities also leading teams in Russia, Middle East and Africa.

Since 2016 co-owner of AddValue. Service engineer and Safety Officer.

Henk Schimmel
Started in 1990 with Panametrics BV in Hoevelaken, for calibration of moisture probes and in-house repairs. Later acted as field service engineer for flow, gas and moisture instrumentation, within the Benelux and across the globe. Gained 10 years of experience and training.

In 2006 returned to General Electric (GE) that acquired Panametrics in 2003 and Henk acted as field service engineer, global trainer for flow, application engineer and global flow technical leader. VCA and offshore certified.