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TipEx 2017

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TipEx is the only convention in the UK devoted to the tipper and bulk haulage sector. It runs for 3 days from 1st June 2017 and is at the Harrogate Convention Centre.

Below are a few of the highlights from last years convention.

Volvo Trucks Announced New Vehicles 


 Volvo showcased 4 new vehicles at TipEx16. The FMX truck was fitted with a Thomson steel body and the FM units featured bodies from Wilcox and PPG.

Thompsons UK

Thompsons took 25 bodies to TipEx 16 including rigid tipper bodies, demountable bodies for hookloaders and a production tipping trailer.




Hyva Technology Steals the Show

Hyva Tipping Solutions showcased its full range of tipping cylinders and cranes whilst also showing its latest remote control system for skiploaders.


Vehicle Weighing Solutions Reveals New System


VHS revealed their new weighing system for the tipper and tanker market at Tipex 16. 

List of Bodybuilder Exhibitors for 2017

Below is a list of bodybuilder exhibitors who will be present at Tipex 2017

Abba Commercials Ltd

ABBA Commercials is a UK based commercial vehicle body builder who has been providing quality, innovative vehicle solutions for more than twenty years.


Based i  Newcaslte Upon Tyne, Aliweld specialise in the manufacture and repair of aluminium tipping bodies.

Charlton Bodies

Charlton Bodies, part of the Thompson Group, is the leading UK supplier of specialist bodies for more particular and exacting operating requirements.

Swan Commercials

Based in Wigan, Swan Commercials help a wide range of customers across the UK, Ireland the Channel Islands find the right trailers for all sorts of applications.

Weightlifter Bodies

Weightlifter’s developing products change as the market dictates and the range, which is designed and built entirely in the UK, now includes:

  • Tipping semi-trailers with bodies in aluminium or steel
  • Rigid bodies in aluminium or steel
  • Sliding bogie tipping trailers
  • Walking floors, ejectors and blowers

Wilcox Commercial Vehicles

Wilcox is the premier aluminium body builder in the field of commercial vehicles, and have certainly come a long way since the very first company, EM Wilcox Ltd, was formed in 1947. Wilcox cover a range of different designs to effectively cater for almost any kind of bulk load transporting requirement.

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