Hillhead 2018

26 - 28 June 2018


Recruitment for Hillhead 2018 has now closed. We will update this page shortly with details of the companies taking part in the exhibition.

Located at Hillhead Quarry Buxton Derbyshire, Hillhead is the core event in UK for the Materials Handling sector. Hillhead is famous for its live demonstrations and 2016 proved to be no different with a wide range of equipment being put through its paces in the quarry.

With a record number of exhibitors and visitors in 2016 Hillhead continues to be the ideal spotlight event and platform for exhibitors to introduce their latest innovations and break into the worldwide markets.

Why Hillhead 2018

Northern Ireland is a recognised centre of excellence in the design and manufacture of materials handling equipment. 40% of the worlds mobile crushing and screening equipment is made in Northern Ireland. The region is one of the world's most successful clusters of engineering companies developing innovative solutions that are exported globally.

What's included in the package:

There are two options:

  • An external site for companies with large products to display OR
  • An internal site inside the Northern Ireland Pavilion. (If you are exhibiting inside the Northern Ireland Pavilion your package will include 2sqm of space in the forecourt of the pavilion, where you are encouraged to display product).

Find out more on our Hillhead exhibitior information sheet.

Further information

Find out more details about the Materials Handling sector

Benefits of Participation

  • Opportunity to meet key buyers and decision makers from the industry
  • Opportunity to showcase your product
  • Increase the exposure of your company within the industry
  • Opportunity to exhibit at the largest Materials Handling exhibition in the UK
  • Opportunity to be identified with the Northern Ireland cluster of manufacturers within the sector
  • Financial assistance towards your travel, accommodation and exhibiting costs

* Contribution towards airfares and accommodation is for two participants per company only

Please Note - De Minimis Statement

Companies who have exceeded their De Minimis aid limit will be unable to claim assistance towards travel, accommodation and in-market support for this mission. The maximum De Minimis aid any single recipient can receive is €200,000 (cash grant equivalent) over a 3 year fiscal period.

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