The Association of Loading
and Elevating Equipment Manufacturers

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News and Events

See below for news and any up and coming events.

IMHX at the NEC

IMHX at the NEC was held on 13-16 September 2016. The next IMHX exhibition will be held from the 24th - 27th September 2019.

FEM Congress

The last FEM Congress was held on 13th - 14th September 2018 in Antwerp, Belgium.. The FEM Congress is held every two years. It is an extraordinary opportunity for manufacturers from 16 European countries, and others globally, to meet and review current business issues. These will include European and world market trends, existing and impending technical regulations, compliance issues, European and international standards and a lot more The next FEM Congress will be held in Germany during October 2020. If you would like any further details on this Congress then please contact Gill on

ALEM in Europe

ALEM is a member of the FEM Elevating Equipment Product Group who last met on 27 February 2019, in London, details available from ALEM. FEM is the European Federation for materials handling and brings together manufacturers from 16 countries with a combined turnover of £55 billion, allowing issues of common interest to be discussed and resolved. Visit for more information and access to free technical documents.

Next ALEM Meeting

The date of the next ALEM meeting is still to be agreed. For more information please contact Gill Stirk on 0208 253 4501 or