Exhibitor News

DJ Turfcare set to impress at SALTEX

DJ Turfcare Equipment, one of the UK’s most consistent suppliers of lawn care products, is preparing to wow the turf and grounds care industry at IOG SALTEX this year (Hall 8, stand M060). Visitors to the two-day show at the Birmingham NEC (1st – 2nd November), will be able to view DJ Turfcare’s brand new […]

Holder Enters UK Market

Multifunctional vehicles for local authorities and service providers Internationally successful manufacturer HOLDER presents its vehicle programme of ground care and winter maintenance products for the first time at SALTEX in Birmingham. German company Max Holder GmbH looks back on nearly 130-years of "German engineering". Even today the wide range of municipal vehicles with their high […]


This year at SALTEX, Hayter, makers of the finest mowers, and Toro, a global leader in turf and landscape maintenance equipment, will be exhibiting a huge range of products, including some of the newly released 2017/18 products. The two popular lawn care brands will be located at stand number K111 where Hayter will be displaying […]

Schiller at Saltex 2017

Classen machines have built a solid reputation, living up to their durable slogan: Built to Use, Designed to Last. At this year’s Saltex the latest Classen aerator joins the Little Wonder line-up and Mantis tillers and BunkerMaster under the Schiller umbrella, to offer groundsmen and greenkeepers a formidable array of equipment. The Classen TA18 Aerator […]

GKB at Saltex 2017

GKB Machines return to Saltex with their range of high quality turf machinery for natural, synthetic and hybrid turf. The range comprises specialist machines for the laying, maintenance and redevelopment of sports pitches and golf courses, from brushing and cleaning artificial turf to tackling surface drainage and aeration, infill removal and sand spreading. Introduced at […]

Kioti UK to unveil two new products at SALTEX

Kioti UK continue to make large inroads into the UK groundcare market with increases in sales of their range of Compact Tractors and Utility Vehicles. Saltex 2017 will see the launch of two further important products which will significantly strengthen the range and offer their dealer base an enhanced range of product to sell in […]

NGK to highlight horticultural expertise

Ignition specialist NGK Spark Plugs (UK) Ltd will be highlighting its horticultural expertise at Saltex at the NEC Birmingham, on November 1 & 2, 2017. NGK will once again be demonstrating its ignition prowess on stand KO55 at the show which is the UK's premier national event for ground care, sports, amenities, estates and green […]


Timberwolf are extending their low emission petrol product family, developing further their comprehensive range of professional wood chippers, with an exciting new range launched at Saltex, held at the NEC Birmingham 1-2nd November. Impending changes to engine legislation will affect many machines regularly used by arborists, landscapers, and estate managers, including chippers. An ongoing legislation […]

Hybrid is Pitchmark’s new line

Following trials with a number of the leading Premier League clubs, Pitchmark will be introducing their new Hybrid sports pitch line marker at Saltex, complete with a lifetime warranty. This is a real breakthrough for turf professionals and their clubs, offering a wide range of benefits compared to traditional methods. Mark Rodman, Pitchmark Managing Director, […]

Campey Turf Care Systems returns to Saltex 2017 with additions to their all-star line-up of machines

Campey Turf Care Systems will be bringing an all-star line-up of machines to the exhibition halls of Birmingham’s National Exhibition Centre for Saltex 2017, including the introduction of new Koro FIELD TOPMAKER model. The new 1.6 metre model of the Koro® FIELDTOPMAKER® will be at the centre of Campey stand D117, and will be launched […]


New Code is set to raise the standard within the industry Japanese Knotweed Control is returning to SALTEX to raise awareness of a new Code of Practice for the management of Japanese knotweed. The INNSA Code of practice foreword has been written by Trevor Renals of the Environment Agency, and the Code has been co-authored […]

Harrod UK to raise the bar at SALTEX

Harrod UK the market leading manufacturer in goals, posts and nets have continued to raise the bar and are once again leading the field in sports equipment innovation. Saltex 2017 will see the return of the Stadium Pro Goal, the reveal of the latest training technology in the form of SmartGoals and a showcase of […]

Headland and Bayer continue their partnership at SALTEX 2017 – stand D022

The co-operation between Headland Amenity and Bayer Cropscience continues at SALTEX 2017. Following the launch of Exteris Stressgard at BTME, visitors to Headland’s new stand, D022, will be able to find out more about Bayer’s Dedicate turf fungicide. This revolutionary product slots in with the Headland range of innovative turf nutrition, health and management products. […]

GreenMech to showcase their cost effective alternative to diesel – the Arborist 150p. SALTEX, stand H075

SALTEX 2017 has GreenMech’s new Arborist 150p on show for the very first time, as well as showcasing a number of their most popular woodchippers. The GreenMech team will also be on hand to discuss the many aspects of the company’s extensive range of professional chippers on stand H075. Developed in response to the upcoming […]

DLF/Johnson’s Sports Seeds showcase advanced cultivars and mixtures at SALTEX – Stand J100

Leading seed breeders DLF will be returning to Saltex 2017, showcasing two of the company’s latest breeding innovations, 4Turf Tetraploid Ryegrass and the new Turf Type Annual Ryegrass Quickston. DLF’s technical team will also be on hand on stand J100 to offer advice on the latest cultivars and mixture selection from both the Masterline and […]

Woven Technologies from GreenFields

Every Groundsman has immense pride in their pitch and spends hours lovingly nurturing the grass making sure it looks perfect and match ready. Natural grass pitches however, are not an option for some clubs who require a greater number of playing hours to be able to sustain their addition financial revenue. Hybrid and 3G synthetic […]

Niwaki makes SALTEX debut

New to SALTEX 2017 are Niwaki. Niwaki offer fine pruning tools and tripod ladders from Japan. One of our key products for this year’s show is the Niwaki Tripod Ladder - EN Pro Heavy duty EN rated ladders are specifically designed for landscapers, tree surgeons and other tough jobs. If you are considering a Tripod […]

New John Deere Gator utility vehicle at Saltex 2017

John Deere is introducing the newly styled Gator XUV 865M utility vehicle at Saltex 2017 at the NEC, Birmingham in November. Offering the company’s quietest ever cab, more room for both driver and passengers and an extremely efficient heating system, including a windscreen defrost feature, this new full-size Gator is designed to maximise year-round productivity […]

John Deere improves wide area mower

Suitable for large-scale commercial mowing operations, John Deere’s new Series III version of the 1600 Turbo WAM out-front rotary mower for the 2018 season is being launched at Saltex 2017 at the NEC, Birmingham in November. This model now boasts a Stage 5 engine to meet the latest emission standards, together with an improved cooling […]

Rigby Taylor Ltd – SALTEX Preview

Stand No: G060 NEW product launches on the Rigby Taylor stand. Visitors will be welcomed to a newly designed, interactive stand and enjoy a cup of freshly made coffee whilst discussing the technical features and benefits of an exciting range of turf management and plant health products. Company personnel will be available to offer information […]

Sherriff Amenity GoGreen at SALTEX 2017

At SALTEX 2017 Sherriff Amenity will be showcasing two new products in the renowned GoGreen complexed iron range. Visitors to the stand (E060) will also be offered the opportunity to sign-up free of charge to the online Sherriff Academy and find out more about Agrovista’s latest Scottish acquisition – Terra Firma. Over recent years, professionals […]

Pellenc return to SALTEX with range of professional battery-powered tools

Pellenc will be exhibiting at this year’s IOG SALTEX on stand E055 which will showcase their professional range of environmentally friendly, lithium-ion battery powered tools. A forerunner when it comes to lithium-ion technology and high efficiency “Brushless” motors, Pellenc has established itself as the number one choice in the “Zero Emission” professional power tools market […]

A solution for every surface on Stand E070

At SALTEX 2017 Dennis & SISIS (Stand E070) will be living up to their reputation of having world-class maintenance equipment for every type of playing surface with a wide range of equipment on show. Featuring prominently on the stand will be the SISIS Javelin Aer-Aid 1500 – a tractor mounted vertical action aerator offering air […]

Etesia choose SALTEX as platform to launch Greener City Equipment

Etesia will be launching their range of Greener City Equipment on stand C050 at IOG SALTEX 2017, which includes a range of environmentally-friendly battery-powered pedestrian and ride-on rotary mowers. Environmental protection and a commitment to sustainable development in general have always been among Etesia’s key concerns, even before they became the latest buzzwords. That is […]


Garia, Danish manufacturer of electric vehicles is to supply PostNord a new fleet of postal service vehicles in a 3-year contract. The Danish golf and utility vehicle manufacturer Garia will be supplying the Nordic logistics and postal service company PostNord with all-electric utility vehicles over a 3-year contract. "Garia was chosen over competitor products because […]

Zeolite-Clinoptilolite (Natural Mineral) Soil Amendment for Golf Courses and Sports Turfs

Gordes Zeolite A.S. is part of the Ozturk group of companies, which operates in many business sectors such as energy, construction, hospitality and mining, and has a combined annual turnover of over $10 Billion. Gordes Zeolite, the groups mining division, owns the largest reserves of pure zeolite clinoptilolite in the world! The Ozturk Group has, […]

Ransomes to Showcase New TR320 and HM600 at NEC

Ransomes, the Ipswich-based manufacturer of commercial mowing equipment, will be showcasing the brand new TR320 triplex cylinder mower. Ransomes will be exhibiting on stand H090 at SALTEX in November. The Ransomes TR320 is one of the lightest machines on the market, ensuring that surfaces are kept pristine. A combination of narrow transport width (1.64m (64.5”)), […]

T H WHITE Machinery Imports showcases top world brands

Saltex 2017, Stands H190 & H202, Hall 6, NEC Birmingham, 1-2 November 2017 Some of the world’s top names in groundcare machinery – including Ferris and Wright mowers, Spider slope mowers and Jensen woodchippers, are now being imported to the UK by T H WHITE Machinery Imports. To reflect the rapid growth of the business, […]

AQUA-AID EU to Bring their Uniform Success to Saltex 2017

Aqua-Aid EU are returning to the latest instalment of Saltex at the NEC, bringing their unique range of products to Birmingham for the third time. The real growth in popularity has come not just from the sportsturf industry but within the horticulture and agriculture markets. The universal action of Worm Power to increase root mass […]

New TWIGA Compact 360 Front Mount Makes Debut at SALTEX 2017

Spearhead Machinery are pleased to confirm their attendance at the IOG SALTEX 2017 at the NEC, Birmingham 1-2 November, where they will be displaying a range of vegetation management machinery that will suit any amenity or ground care contractor needing a tough but compact product. Show Debut Making its debut, Spearhead will give the new […]

Duralock showcase Half-Mesh at SALTEX

Duralock is the market leading manufacturer of PVC-u sports and equestrian fencing systems; including post and rail, movable barriers, gates and crowd barriers. The company has recently launched an exciting new product under their Duralock Sports Performance Fencing label; Half-Mesh ‘Multi-purpose’ Pitch Fencing. I t has been developed specifically with sports clubs in mind and […]

Integrated vegetation management showcased at SALTEX

As the final herbicide treatments of the 2017 season are applied, it is time to start considering next year’s integrated vegetation management programmes, and SALTEX is an excellent opportunity to speak to the experts at Bayer for advice and guidance on this. The BASIS-qualified Bayer Turf and Amenity Solutions Team will be available on stand […]


September 2017 – After just three years, during which time it has helped pioneer the battery revolution in garden equipment, EGO Power+ is taking its industry leading 56volt cordless system, designed like no other, further in to the professional market with its new x-series range. EGO Power+, has securely established itself as the leader in […]

Major to showcase Contoura Golf Mower at Saltex 2017

Major Equipment Ltd will be exhibiting at Saltex 2017 at stand K080 with a selection of machines from their extensive range of tractor mounted grounds maintenance equipment. Visitors to the Major stand can expect to see the 3.6m trailed Contoura Mower which is designed primarily for golf and amenity turf applications. It has a unique […]


Whether protecting a shallow irrigation system at EverBank Field, covering a timber port in southern Chile, providing a temporary warehouse floor in NW Canada, or maximizing the ROI at MetLife and Gillette Stadiums, Matrax is there at the ready. At Matrax our primary objective is to fully understand all aspects of a project or application […]

Smith Construction launch latest artificial turf technology

Smith Construction are delighted to announce they will be returning to exhibit at Saltex again this year. The show will take place at the Birmingham NEC on Wednesday 1st and Thursday 2nd November. Smith Construction will be showcasing a number of artificial turf products from a variety of high quality manufacturers. Being an independent installer, […]

Germinal to focus on chart-topping ultra-fine ryegrass at SALTEX

Grass seed and turf care specialists, Germinal, will be showcasing Cabrio, its latest ultra-fine perennial ryegrass cultivar for cricket pitches and tennis lawns, at this year’s SALTEX show. Cabrio Ultra Fine Ryegrass is the most recent addition to Germinal’s portfolio of perennial ryegrass cultivars for use on cricket squares, tennis lawns and golf tees. Formally […]


Stand: HO70 STIHL’s Lithium-Ion PRO Cordless product range will be showcased at Saltex, the UK’s largest event for the grounds care sector, offering contractors the durability and longevity needed to handle the toughest jobs. Taking centre stage will be STIHL’s new FSA 130s, powerful and lightweight brushcutters specifically designed for working on large areas of […]

A Question of Sport

SCH (Supplies) Ltd are once again looking forward to this year’s IOG Saltex show in November. The company have been exhibitors since the very beginning and always enjoy meeting with old and new customers. This year, their main focus will be on their range of artificial surface maintenance machinery. SCH’s various sweepers, rakes, drag mats, […]

Agronomics Launch ‘Nema-Go’

Agronomic Services Ltd are delighted to support Saltex for the third year in succession and will be exhibiting on Stand F100. ‘We are excited to be introducing our new ranges particularly Nema-Go, a unique nematode control product’ says David Snowden, Managing Director. Agronomic Services Ltd has a UK and International distribution network, supplying the finest […]

Visit MAKITA UK at SALTEX 2017

Makita UK will be returning to Saltex this year which takes places at the NEC in Birmingham 1-2 November 2017. Makita will be on stand K190d within the BALI Zone. The BALI Zone features and promotes leading BALI Registered Affiliate and Contractor members. Also confirmed for 2017 are Boningale Nurseries, M&M Timber, Green-tech, Ground Control […]