A modern mining operation utilizes some of the biggest machines in the world! It’s no surprise preparing for an event that showcases the latest products and services for the mining industry is a massive undertaking.
MINExpo , which is sponsored by the National Mining Association (NMA), is held every four years and attracts more than 50,000 visitors from around the globe. As the official services provider for MINExpo 2016, GES helped organizers and exhibitors transport and install 50 million pounds of machinery, covering more than 840,000 square feet of exhibit space.
Check out the original article in The Dirt magazine for an insider’s look at what it takes to produce one of the largest exhibitions on Earth.