Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search

 


THE Expo trucks in to Mystery Creek

January 16 2004
For immediate release

THE Expo trucks in to Mystery Creek

The real big names in heavy construction equipment and trucks will be at Mystery Creek Events Centre, Hamilton in March 2005 for the inaugural THE Expo.

THE Expo - Truck and Heavy Equipment Expo - will be held in association with the Motor Industry Association, NZ Equipment Suppliers Association and the Truck and Trailer Manufacturers Federation.

Official overseas representatives from all major brands of trucks, trailers and construction equipment are expected to be at THE Expo offering information on the latest innovations.

And in addition to transport and construction equipment sitting pretty inside the massive Mystery Creek Pavilion, visitors will see the equipment in action with live demonstrations such as rock handling, rock crushing and quarry demonstrations. Expect new models unveiled and introductions to the latest technological advancements in areas such as satellite tracking.

THE Expo is the only event that has the endorsement of New Zealand’s three major trade associations - and representatives from the associations are enthusiastic, saying it’s going to be an event of international proportions.

“THE Expo is the only event those in the transport and heavy equipment industries should be exhibiting at and visiting over the next three years,” Motor Industry Association CEO Perry Kerr says.

New Zealand Equipment Suppliers Association Vice President Theo Valk says it’s an opportunity not to be missed.

“It will be an opportunity for international truck and construction equipment manufacturers to exhibit the latest models, see our market and meet with our owners,” Theo says.

The NZ Truck-Trailer Manufacturers Association recognises the benefits of supporting the vehicle manufacturers and equipment suppliers at one venue, according to national secretary Kate Bucknell.

“Our members are looking forward to participating alongside our industry colleagues in this new event format, which promises to raise the bar for heavy transport exhibitions in New Zealand,” she says.


THE Expo is on 3-5 March, 2005. 3-4 March will be “trade days” with the event open to general public on 5 March.

THE Expo exhibitor prospectus’ will be available in March from Mystery Creek Events Centre, ph 07 843 4497. An open day for interested THE Expo exhibitors will be held at Mystery Creek Events Centre in March, 2004, so stay tuned.

Ends.

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines

 

I Sing The Highway Electric: Charge Net NZ To Connect New Zealand

BMW is turning Middle Earth electric after today announcing a substantial contribution to the charging network Charge Net NZ. This landmark partnership will enable Kiwis to drive their electric vehicles (EVs) right across New Zealand through the installation of a fast charging highway stretching from Kaitaia to Invercargill. More>>

ALSO:

Watch This Space: Mahia Rocket Lab Launch Site Officially Opened

Economic Development Minster Steven Joyce today opened New Zealand’s first orbital launch site, Rocket Lab Launch Complex 1, on the Mahia Peninsula on the North Island’s east coast. More>>

Earlier:

Marketing Rocks!
Ig Nobel Award Winners Assess The Personality Of Rocks

A Massey University marketing lecturer has received the 2016 Ig Nobel Prize for economics for a research project that asked university students to describe the “brand personalities” of three rocks. More>>

ALSO:

Nurofen Promotion: Reckitt Benckiser To Plead Guilty To Misleading Ads

Reckitt Benckiser (New Zealand) intends to plead guilty to charges of misleading consumers over the way it promoted a range of Nurofen products, the Commerce Commission says. More>>

ALSO:

Half A Billion Accounts, Including Xtra: Yahoo Confirms Huge Data Breach

The account information may have included names, email addresses, telephone numbers, dates of birth, hashed passwords (the vast majority with bcrypt) and, in some cases, encrypted or unencrypted security questions and answers. More>>

ALSO:

Rural Branches: Westpac To Close 19 Branches, ANZ Looks At 7

Westpac confirms it will close nineteen branches across the country; ANZ closes its Ngaruawahia branch and is consulting on plans to close six more branches; The bank workers union says many of its members are nervous about their futures and asking ... More>>

Interest Rates: RBNZ's Wheeler Keeps OCR At 2%

Reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler kept the official cash rate at 2 percent and said more easing will be needed to get inflation back within the target band. More>>

ALSO:

Get More From Scoop

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Business
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news