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Trade show in Hanover
Agritechnica, the world’s leading trade show for agricultural engineering, will take place in Hanover, November 12-18. The German Agricultural Society (DLG), which is organising the event, reports that more than 2,400 exhibitors from 53 countries have registered. This year’s theme, ’Green Future – Smart Technology’, focuses on current technologies and trends in sustainability to increase productivity in agriculture. These include the latest developments in crop protection, forecasting models, GPS control, drone and robotic technology as well as new products related to engines, hydraulics, electronics and chassis technology for agricultural vehicles. Haldex will showcase the new S-TCV trailer control valve (left) and the ELR emergency line restrictor. Both systems together meet the requirements of EU Directive 2015/68 for homologation of new tractor models.
Showcase in Lyon
Solutrans opens its doors in Lyon on November 21. For five days, the who’s who of the commercial vehicle industry will gather in the French metropolis: truck, trailer and body manufacturers; suppliers; IT and service providers; training organisations; workshop outfitters; dealers and many more. The trade fair, organised by the French body manufacturing association, FFC, every two years, is being held for the 14th time. Last, but not least, Solutrans 2017 is also the venue for the ‘International Truck of the Year 2018’ award. Among the 900 manufacturers (about 7 percent more than in 2015) expected to exhibit is Haldex, which will present the newest Haldex systems as well as parts from Grau, its secondary brand. Solutrans organisers have also planned ‘country’ theme days. On its day, Sweden, where Haldex is based, will focus on the country’s role as a trendsetter in as a trendsetter in environmentally-friendly transport solutions.