The Lifting, Industrial & Port Handling and Heavy Transport Show

5-7 October 2023

Piacenza Expo – Via Tirotti 11, Fraz. Le Mose, 29100 Piacenza (Italy)

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Mediapoint & Exhibitions s.r.l.
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The biggest European event, dedicated to the users of cranes, mobile cranes, aerial work platforms, telehandlers, forklift trucks, overhead travelling cranes, port & industrial handling equipment and heavy transport vehicles.






Square meters inside area


Square meters outside area

Who visits the GIS – The categories of visitors

  • Access & Crane rental companies
  • General Rental Companies
  • Construction and building contractors
  • Lifting and heavy transport contractors
  • Trucking companies
  • Plant engineering and maintenance contractors
  • Plant construction contractors
  • Metal fabrication companies
  • Electrical and telecomm contractors
  • Roofing contractors
  • Placard and public lighting contractors
  • Gardening, tree-care and forestry contractors
  • Wind farms operators
  • Painting works and naval maintenance contractors
  • Removals companies
  • Cleaning contractors
  • Precast concrete companies
  • Demolition contractors
  • Scrap and recycling companies
  • Marble and granite trading companies
  • Shipyards
  • Port authorities and terminals
  • Logistic and intermodal centers
  • Large-scale retail, shopping centers
  • Rail companies and airport authorities
  • Breakdown assistance, Fire Brigade, Civil Defence
  • Municipalities, utility companies
  • Police and Armed Forces
  • Distributors, Agents, Dealers
  • Industrial vehicle dealers
  • Service and spare parts centers
  • Training centers, consulting and certification firms
  • Safety Authorities

Conferences and Workshops


Conferences and Workshops



During GIS a full programme of technical seminars and conferences  is foreseen: some of them are organised with the support of the main Italian industry associations and the most important national and international companies, which will update the participants on the latest technological and regulatory developments in the sector.