IRE show: Friday deadline for online registration

By Joe Malone25 April 2017

Online registration to the International Rental Exhibition (IRE) in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, which takes place next week, closes at 5.00pm CEST on Friday, 28 April.

After that deadline visitors will have to pay a €20 entrance fee at the door, unless they hold an official invitation from the exhibition or an exhibitor. To register online visit

The exhibition – which will include more than 70 brands of equipment – takes place at the Amsterdam RAI Convention Centre on 2 to 4 May 2017.

IRE will be held alongside the European Rental Association’s annual convention and the APEX aerial platform show, which has itself sold out with more than 85 exhibitors signed up.

Attendees at IRE can plan in advance of the show by visiting and viewing an interactive floorplan of the exhibitor space. Attendees can view exhibitors’ equipment on show and request meetings with the companies.

There are 65 exhibitors in total, including JCB, Ammann, Case Construction, Atlas Copco Portable Energy, Volvo Construction Equipment, Wacker Neuson, Ditch Witch, Vermeer, Thwaites and Yanmar Construction Equipment Europe.

For information on the ERA convention, visit

In addition, the European Rental Awards dinner will take place on the evening of 3 May. You can book your reserve your place at the rental awards dinner by visiting

The shortlisted companies for the awards are:

Large Rental Company of the Year (revenues more than €15 million)

  • Kiloutou
  • Zeppelin Rental

Small Rental Company of the Year (revenues less than €15 million)

  • Gomez Oviedo
  • Huurland
  • Maltech
  • Mol Lifting

Rental Product of the Year

  • Atlas Copco (8 Series compressor)
  • Genie (Z-60FE boom)
  • Kaeser (M50E compressor)
  • Mtools-Makinex (Hose 2 Go)
  • Ramirent (Ramiflex module)
  • Trime (X-Eco lighting tower)

Digital Innovation Award

  • Germans Homs
  • HSS
  • Ramirent
  • Zeppelin Rental

Employer Innovation Award

  • A-Plant
  • HSS
  • Kiloutou

Rental Safety Award

  • A-Plant
  • Groundforce
  • Mtools-Makinex (hand truck)

Rental Person of the Year

The winner will be announced at the awards dinner.

Lifetime Achievement Award

The winner will be announced at the awards dinner.

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