The following special shows and accompanying events complete yozur visit at RecyclingAKTIV & TiefbauLIVE.

Seminars and training events / Association events

VDBUM seminar

Alongside the two trade fairs, the Conference Centre will host training events, meetings and working groups organised by several associations and industry bodies.

Part of this accompanying programme is open to visitors, allowing you to develop your knowledge during the trade fair.

You will soon find information on the planned training courses here.

Platformers' PRE-EVENT

Platformers' PRE-EVENT

The Platformers’ Days PRE-EVENT, taking place alongside the RecyclingAKTIV & TiefbauLIVE, will present selected product highlights in mobile lifting and height-access technology in the first half of the year, before the Platformers' Days make their debut at Karlsruhe Trade Fair Centre from 10-11 September 2021.

You will soon find more information on the Platformers' PRE-EVENT here.

Simulator park


The simulator park will allow visitors to test new areas of work. The park is organised by BIK GmbH, which operates Acreos simulators in countless training institutes throughout Germany. Dive into the world of virtual, digital training and test machinery in the following areas:

  • truck
  • excavator
  • tower crane
  • forklift
  • telescopic loader

Beer crate challenge

Beer crate challenge

SW.Rent will give visitors, exhibitors, experienced excavator drivers and novices the chance to test their skill at controlling a 26-ton excavator at its stand in the open-air exhibition area. Participants will have to use an orange-peel gripper fitted to the excavator to pick up and stack empty beer crates. Whoever creates the highest stack will win a prize.