Intermat 2009, the international machinery show scheduled April 20 to 25 in Paris next year, is courting new business sectors. In addition to 650,000 square feet of exhibit space displaying more than 1,300 exhibitors of general construction equipment, the triennial show will include an exhibit village for the Quarry Professionals Association, a special program for quarry professionals and buyers, and will host quarry visits before the show. Show organizers have also mounted a special effort to attract forklift manufacturers and exhibitors of
components and accessories. For information about the show, go to http://en.intermat.fr.