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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

MTB Workboats - Buyer Registrations now open! - 12/12/2016

We have now opened registrations for Buyers at the MTB Workboats event in 2017!

For it's 8th year, we are taking MTB Workboats 2017 to Abu Dhabi. With the Middle East a large hub for the Offshore industry and a central location, we hope to attract Workboat Owners & Operators from across Europe, Middle East & Asia regions.

Are you an Owner or Operator of Tugs, OSVs, PSVs, MPVs, Barges, Crew Vessels, Accomodation Vessels or Research Vessels? 

Would you like to meet with new or alternative Suppliers, make cost comparisons, fill gaps in your supply chain or seek out new products or technologies on the market?!

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

Why not view our latest company video to see the benefits other Buyers have found in attending -

Contact Kelly Edwards to receive your VIP Invitation to attend! 

Email on or by telephone on +44 (0) 1276 682898 

Buyer Registrations open for MTB Aviation 2017! - 12/12/2016

We are now taking Buyer registrations for MTB Aviation in September 2017.

We invite Technical or Purchasing Managers from Global, Low Cost, Regional and Emerging Airlines and MRO’s to join us, to meet with Suppliers from across the Aviation Industry for face to face appointments.

MTB will give you the opportunity to make cost comparisons, fill gaps in your supply chain and meet with new or alternative Suppliers. 

Dubrovnik is our next destination from the 6th - 9th September 2017!

To receive your VIP Invitation please contact Matthew Pritchard on for more information or by telephone on +44 (0) 1276 682898

Exciting news - Launch of our new Company Video - 12/12/2016

We are excited to launch and share with you all our new Company Video from our 10th anniversary celebrations in Malta!

Why not take a look and see the key features and benefits others have experienced in attending an MTB event.

Let 'Meet the Buyer' assist you in generating new business, maximising international exposure and developing relations in the most time and cost effective way!

Take a look and share...

We would also like to thank those who took the time to say a few words. We hope you enjoy watching it as much as we have!

MTB Oil & Gas EMEA 2017 - Dubai - 09/12/2016

Registrations close in January for MTB Oil & Gas EMEA - Dubai!

MTB Oil & Gas 2017 already has 45 EPC’s , Drilling Contractors and Oil Companies attending the forum in Dubai next February.

Bahrain Petroleum, Egyptian Drilling, Fluor (China), GE Oil & Gas, Halliburton, INPEX, KCA Deutag, McDermott Middle East, Modec Offshore, Noble Drilling, Saipem, Saudi Aramco, Shell and Total are just some of the companies already signed up to attend the event.

We guarantee you a minimum of 15 highly focused face-to-face appointments over 2 days of 20 minutes long with companies you have chosen to meet with, after viewing profiles on all of delegates.

If you would like more information please get in contact with us on:

+44 1276 682898

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