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Registrations closing for MTB Aviation 2017.. - 24/07/2017

Registrations close early August for MTB Aviation in Dubrovnik 6th – 9th September 2017

We have had a brilliant response for our MTB Aviation this year, with over 85 companies joining us so far! We now have limited spaces remaining!

We bring you face to face with the Low-Cost, Regional and Emerging Airlines, with some of the Airlines joining us including: British Airways, Druk Air, Etihad, HiFly, Kenya Airways, Qatar Airways and many others

The requests from our Buyers include, Chemicals, Airframes, Interiors, MRO’s, Spare Parts and more..

Spaces are filling quickly so if you wish to join us you have to be as quick as possible!

Will you be joining us for this unique Meet the Buyer event?

Please contact me for further information:

Matthew Pritchard


Telephone: +44 (0) 1276 682898

MTB Shipyards Europe 2017 - 22/06/2017

Buyer registrations open for MTB Shipyards Europe!

Are you a Technical or Purchasing Manager responsible for sourcing equipment for projects in your Shipyard? 

Would you like to meet with Suppliers from within the industry over 2 days in 1 great location?!

Come and join us at MTB Shipyards Europe in Malta from the 25th - 28th October 2017

MTB will bring you together with Suppliers over 2 days of 1-2-1 appointments and 3 evenings of networking. Designed to enable you to meet with new or alternative Suppliers, make cost comparisons, fill gaps in your supply chain and seek out new products and technologies in the market. this is a unique opportunity not to be missed!

Contact us for further information!
+44 (0) 1276 682898  

LARA News Media Partnership - 17/05/2017

We are delighted to announce our Media Partnership with LARA News for our upcoming MTB Aviation event in Dubrovnik.

LARA (formerly Low-Fare & Regional Airlines) has provided the leading global coverage of the low-fare and regional aviation industry for over 30 years. As a dedicated media portfolio for this dynamic, emerging sector, LARA helps leading industry professionals to track the latest industry news and developments. The bi-monthly LARA magazine reaches a qualified global audience of 35,000 key decision makers from sector-specific airlines, manufacturers and suppliers. The magazine is complemented by an online news service, weekly e-newsletters, live event coverage and an active presence across social media. For further info take a look at the website 

We are now sourcing Suppliers for MTB Aviation! Buyer's requests include but not limited to:

  • Airframe Suppliers
  • Cabin Parts
  • EASA approved MROs
  • Engine Shops
  • Expendables
  • GSE Tools related to Airbus & Boeing
  • Hardware
  • Interiors
  • Paintings/Coatings/Exteriors
  • Rotables OEM
  • Spare Parts
  • Suppliers of Boeing Components and Consumables

Are you supplying to the Commercial Airlines?

Would you like to see the full list of 50+ Airlines joining us?

Please contact me for further information:

Matthew Pritchard

Telephone: +44 (0) 1276 682898

Registrations closing for MTB Superyachts 2017! - 04/05/2017

This is your last chance to register your place at MTB Superyachts 2017!

Registrations close for this 1 on 1 Meet the Buyer event on the 15th May! Don't delay in securing your place to attend this fantastic opportunity.

Contact us immediately to secure your place - +44 (0) 1276 682898 

Fantastic Buyers list sourced for MTB Workboats! - 28/03/2017

Supplier registrations now open for MTB Workboats 2017!

Despite current market conditions, we are delighted to confirm we have a fantastic list of 52 Buyers confirmed to join us at the 8th MTB Workboats event. This one of a kind event brings together Workboat Owners & Operators from across Europe, Middle East & Asia.

Companies attending include the likes of:

COG Offshore (Norway), Dutch Dredging (Netherlands), Fugro Marine Sevrices (Netherlands), Leask Marine (UK), Marine Master Offshore Services (Qatar), Mcdermott Inc (UAE), MMA Offshore Asia Pte (Singapore), MOS Maridive Group (Egypt), Prosafe Offshore (UK), Rawabi Vallianz (Saudi Arabia), Seatrucks (Netherlands), SMIT Lamnalco (Netherlands), Saipem (UK), Solstad Offshore Asia Pacific (Singapore), Subsea 7 (UK), Sure Wind Marine (UK), WAV Company (Nigeria), Wagenborg Offshore (Netherlands) and many more

We are now actively seeking all types of Suppliers who supply equipment/services to the International Workboat market.

MTB Workboats will be held in Abu Dhabi from the 19th - 22nd September 2017. 

If this is you and you would like to review the list of Workboat Owners & Operators attending, please do contact me for further information:

Kelly Edwards - General manager
Telephone: +44 (0) 1276 682898 or mobile +44 (0) 7920 095358  


Supplier spaces still available for MTB Shipyards Asia - Singapore 2017! - 17/02/2017

There are still spaces available at the MTB Shipyards Asia event in Singapore on the 10th - 13th of May, which brings you together with Shipyards across the Asia Pacific region in face to face meetings.

We have a list of 45+ Shipyards already confirmed to attend the event and they are looking to meet with Supplier companies. These Shipyards include Fujian Southeast Shipbuilding, Jinhai Heavy Industry, Nakilat Damen Shipyard Qatar, Nam Cheong Ltd, Phillippine Trigon Shipyard, Saigon Offshore, Songthu Corporation and many more!


Here are some of the requests from last years attendees to meet with Suppliers for:


- Pumps

- Fenders

- Manufacturers of Marine Grade Pipes and Fittings

- Steel Aluminium and Cut & Bent Packages

- Propellers

- Engines

- Propulsion

- Deck Machinery

- Accomodation Outfitting

- Mechanical Equipment

- Cables


And many other categories...


If you would like to see the full list of the Buyers attending please feel free to enter in contact. or

Overwhelming Support for MTB Marine Americas - 19/01/2017

Despite tough market conditions, Copland Events have received overwhelming support for it's 7th 'Meet the Buyer' Americas event.

With over 30 Suppliers already confirmed to attend and registrations coming in on a daily basis, this is set to be a fantastic event with Miami being the chosen destination.
45+ Buyers are confirmed to join us from Commercial Ship Owners & Management Companies, Workboat Owners & Operators and Shipyards from across the Americas region, including, US, Canada, Caribbean, South & Central America.
With Miami being the location of a major Interntional Cruise hub, we have the likes of Carnival Cruise Lines, Royal Caribbean Cruises and Disney Cruises confirmed to attend. In addition to those, we have a fantastic list including: Atlantic Towing (Canada), Caribbean Dockyard (Trinidad), Grand Bahama Shipyard (Bahamas), Inland Marine Service (US), Maine State Ferry Service (US), OSG Ship Management (US), Panama Canal Authroity (US), Subsea 7 (Brazil), The CSL Group (Canada), TOTE Services (US), Transatlantic Lines (US) and many more!
Interested to see the list of Buyers attending?
Contact Kelly Edwards on  

MTB Marine Americas - New Buyer attendees confirmed - 19/12/2016

We are delighted to announce that several high profile registrations have been received for MTB Marine Americas, Miami

 Inland Marine Service, Jambon Marine, Kennedy Construction Inc, Maine State Ferry Service, Marisco, Tote services,Transatlantic Lines and Virgin Island Ports Authority have confirmed they will be joining us in Miami for 2 days of meetings with suppliers.

Specific Supplier requests so far include, but are not limited to:

Radio, Communication & Navigation Equipment
Safety & Fire Fighting Equipment
Wire Ropes
Valves & Hydraulic Pumps
Crane Parts
Engine Parts
Electrical Equipment
Marine Coatings
Personal protective Equipment and
Marine Furnishings 

Can you help?! Are you targeting the Americas Marine market? Would you be interested in 2 days of face to facemeetings with Technical Purchasing Managers from Commercial Ship Owners & Ship Management Companies, Workboat Owners & Operators and Shipyards from  across the US, Canada, South & Central America?

Contact Kelly Edwards for further information or to see the list of attendees - or by telephone on +44 (0) 1276 682898 

MTB Superyachts Rhodes 2017 – Supplier Registrations Now Open! - 13/12/2016

We are now sourcing Suppliers for MTB Superyachts 2017 in Rhodes from the 14th – 17th June 2017!

55+ Buyers from Yacht Builders, Shipyards, Yacht Management Companies, Naval Architects and Owner’s Representatives are already confirmed to attend and the list is still growing!

Would you like face-to-face appointments and the chance to network with Key Decision Makers from these companies?


Already confirmed to attend include: Imperial Yachts, Monaco; Semidep Ciotat, France; Horizon Yacht Co Ltd, Taiwan; International Yacht Collection, United States; SanLorenzo Yacht, Italy; Pendennis Shipyard, United Kingdom; AM Shipyard, United Arab Emirates; and many many more.


MTB is the most time and cost effective way to generate new business, maximise international exposure and develop relations with Buyers and Suppliers alike in the Superyacht industry.


Contact Holly Ross for further information on this well invested opportunity and for the list of Buyers attending – or by phone on +44 1276 682898

MTB Shipyards Asia - Spaces available! - 13/12/2016

We are now sourcing Suppliers for MTB Shipyards Asia which will take place in Singapore in May 2017!

40 Shipyards are confirmed to join us from across Asia & The Middle East including the likes of:

Dong Bac Shipbuilding, Fujian Southeast Shipbuilding, Hyundai Vinashin Shipyard, MitsDecisions Shipyard, Nakilat Damen Shipyards, Nam Leong Limited, Wuxue Janda Shipbuilding and many more!

Would you like 1-2-1 appointments with Key Decision Makers from these Shipyards? Are you interested in generating new business, maximising your International exposure and developing relations in the most time and cost effective way?

 Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity! 

Contact Kelly Edwards to see the full list of Buyers confirmed to attend.  or by telephone on +44 (0) 1276 682898

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