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Exhibition Rigging & Truss

We hold one of the largest and most varied exhibition rigging stocks in the UK, offering a wealth of flexibility suit your requirements.

Our kit is well-maintained, fully certified and in a condition that is acceptable for clear viewing at exhibition halls.

Our rigging services

Our service is as flexible as you need it to be, since as well as standard truss lengths, we hold adjustable truss sections allowing us to build structures to within 10mm of your desired size.

With full project management available, we can offer a full consultation and design service including 3D CAD visualisations to all clients.

We can provide:

  • A wide range of truss systems (Opti Trilite, Litec QX30 and Litec QX40s) to suit the application and our expert advice in design and installation
  • Rigging plan development including a full CAD service, incorporating your requirements and design elements
  • Load calculations - A Health and safety requirement for all of the major UK exhibition centres.
  • A full range of corners and truss attachments to install custom structure to suit your stand and display requirements.
  • Rigging dressing as required to ensure the rigging does not conflict with the overall aesthetic of a stand
  • Additional exhibition stand lighting, gobo projections and a full range of special effects to incorporate into your display, showcase your brand or accommodate your theme
  • Graphic print & production to use for your displays including graphic or fabric banners for your rigging.

Exhibition Centres we've worked within:

We have years of experience working in some of the UK's most prestigious and renowned exhibition centres, including Earl's Court, Excel centres and the Birmingham NEC.

Exhibiting within such venues comes with stringent safety requirements that need to be adhered to, and here at SXS Events we both understand and comply accordingly to all measures put in place, offering an experienced service for all our clients.

You can find out more about our extensive services at some of the UK's top exhibition and trade show venues below:

Additional exhibition & event show services

Custom and special project services

We offer a range of additional services for your event or trade show. As well as holding a full stock of truss, rigging, dressing and lighting for your display stand we can provide a full design and in house manufacture service to create a variety of modular units and displays for your needs.

Calll 0333 022 0171 to discuss your project and requirements. SXS Events are always prepared to rise to the challenge and are here to intelligently and cost effectively help you stand out from the crowd and support your marketing message.

Exhibition Lighting

A strong and full-spectrum lighting installation over an exhibition stand can have an enormous impact on the success of your stand.

We can provide a full daylight lighting system to accentuate detail and colour in brand imagery and products. We can also provide gobo projection and effect lighting, all designed by our very experienced and professional team.

Read more about Exhibition Lighting

More rigging services we offer

As seasoned experts with years of practical experience in the events industry, our rigging department have built up a range of core service areas where we provide clients with an end to end events solution with a range of additional services for structural and engineering projects for events:

Rigging for Event Production >>

SXS take a unique approach to rigging that maintains our core values of Safety, Aesthetics and fulfilling Client Briefs.

Rigging & Structures for Concerts

As a UK provider of extensive equipment and installation services for concert halls, arenas, studios and more our rigging and structural services for concerts and live sound are unparalleled.

Stage & Performance Rigging >>

With over ten years experience rigging we have the skills, equipment and know-how to design and install aerial performance rigs in a wide range of venues.

Rigging Equipment for Hire >>

We hold a large stock of truss, lifting gear, scaffold, and associated equipment for use in the South West, London and beyond. Find out more about our equipment here.

Understanding structures and rigging

For those new to the concept of structural projects for events and the basic concepts and theory behind rigging and its use in events, we have a series of explanatory articles we have written.


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