APEX 2017 bigger than ever
By Euan Youdale08 August 2016
More than eight months before the start of APEX 2017 a record number of bookings for exhibition space inside and outside the RAI Amsterdam venue are set to make the event a big success.
The ninth edition of the international trade fair takes place from 2 to 4 May, 2017 and it promises to be the biggest event in its history.
At APEX 2017 almost all the top manufacturers of access equipment will be present, showing a wide variety of products, including self-propelled machines, vehicle mounted platforms, hoists and mast climbers, low-level platforms and access towers. There will also be used equipment specialists, rental software companies and other suppliers of ancillary products and services.
In addition to well-known manufacturers from Europe and the US, manufacturers from China will attend the exhibition. Companies that have already booked stand space include JLG, Manitou, Genie, Teupen, Skyjack, Holland Lift, Snorkel, Altrex, Imer, Power Towers, Oil & Steel, Haulotte, CTE, Bronto, Ruthmann, Time International, Riwal, Socage, Airo Tigieffe, Palfinger, Dinolift, Hinowa and Teupen.
The first seven APEX shows took place at the MECC in Maastricht and in 2014 it moved to the RAI Exhibition Centre in Amsterdam.
APEX 2017 is organized by Industrial Promotions International BV (IPI) from Goor and is officially supported by the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) and by the international trade magazine Access International.
The show is the world’s largest dedicated access equipment show, giving equipment buyers and users the perfect opportunity to see a wide array of the latest access equipment and technology.
APEX 2017 will be held concurrently with the International Rental Exhibition (IRE) and the annual convention of the European Rental Association (ERA). Visitors to APEX have free access to the IRE.
On Tuesday, May 2 and Wednesday, May 3, both trade fairs are open from 09:30 until 18:00. On the last day, May 4, the doors will close at 17.00. Visitors can register for APEX on the website www.apexshow.com