Dec 11, 2012 - 7 years ago
By Supply Post
Planning and preparation is full steam ahead for the country’s largest heavy equipment event, the National Heavy Equipment Show (NHES), which will be held at the International Centre in Mississauga, April 18-19, 2013.
“We are very excited to return to Mississauga for the 13th edition of this biennial event,” says National Show Manager, Mark Cusack. “At this stage of the game we have our largest exhibitor base ever. We are at 80% sold-out, with new bookings coming in daily,” explained Cusack.
The NHES will encompass Halls 1-5 of the massive International Centre and will showcase the leading equipment manufacturers, dealers and distributors of the heavy equipment and construction industry.
Show Management is actively pursuing the top 100 movers, shakers and decision makers in the construction and heavy equipment industry, from across Canada. A special VIP Industry Breakfast will be held for this group of contractors on day 2 of the event. More details on this will be released shortly.
Several Heavy features will showcase specialized industries and equipment, including the ever popular Backhoe Rodeo, the Gravel Pit and the Rental Pavilion, as well as the all new Winter Management Show, Recruiting Here feature and Safety Zone.
The Winter Management Show will be presented by SIMA, the Snow and Ice Management Association. This new component will offer a unique opportunity to network with the leading manufacturers, distributors and dealers from the leading snow and ice management companies. This will also include an educational component and displays of snow removal and control equipment.
Show Management is offering a new ‘Recruiting Here’ feature for 2013. Exhibitors who are looking to grow their ranks and hire new employees will display signage indicating they are on the hunt for new talent. Visitors should come with resume in hand to meet prospective new employers in the industry.
Another exciting new feature is the Safety Zone, Insuring the Safety of Your Employees and Security of Your Work Site. This section will showcase this rapidly growing market that caters to the needs of safety, health and environmental professionals from across Canada.
This includes products such as:
• Personal Protective Equipment
• Machine Guards & Light Curtains
• Height Safety & Confined Space Equipment
• Health & Safety Management Software
• Hazardous Goods Handling & Storage Products
• Risk Management Programs
• Security & Communication Equipment
• Training Resources
• Safety Signage
• Measurement, Control & Monitoring Equipment
• Flooring & Flooring Surfaces
• Health & Safety Consultants
• And So Much More...
For complete details, visit www.NHES.ca