Maximum construction height for stand buildings and advertising supports may be gleaned from the table below. These limits shall be valid unless any other regulations were laid down in admission or participation conditions. Exhibits shall not be subject to these rules. The maximum possible construction height in Hall 6 is 8.00 m. *The maximum height for constructions on stand spaces directly adjacent to the Gallery is 6.00 m. There may be structural installations (inspection openings) and if so, these shall have to be kept accessible. With two-storey constructions, approval of the exhibitors on the neighbouring stands is required if the construction of the second storey is open or transparent. Advertising directed at neighbouring stands must respect a minimum distance of 3 metres. Stands may be erected with a stand owner's own material.
Stand walls higher than 4 metres must be dimensioned with an equivalent distributed load qh in the horizontal direction: qh1 = 0,125 kN/m² up to 4 metres in height from the upper edge of the hall floor qh2 = 0,063 kN/m² for all space higher than 4 metres above the upper edge of the hall floor.
max. Construction height
max. Construction height for exhibits
3 - 5 + 9 - 14
6 directly adjacent to the Gallery *
EN Mall GF
EN Mall UF
8A / 8B
15 - 17
ATTENTION: Maximum construction height applies in all halls adjacent to hall borders (= stand areas along the walls where restaurants are located). The maximum construction height there is 3.2 m. Please refer to the stand drawing in your admission documents.
For several trade fairs, there may exist exeptions / alterations. Please have a look at the chapter Specifics/Alterations" to the trade fair in this portal.
How do we supply our booth with electricity, water and compressed air?
With the exception of hall 7.0 - 7.2 in each hall compressed air, electricity and water are supplied to the stands from the supply ducts in the hall floor. In the halls 7.0 - 7.2 compressed air and electricity are suplied to the stands from the ceiling, the water is supplied from ducts in the hall floor.
Or use our Full Service: Ceiling suspension, rigging, media technology
From the hall ceiling to the stand – everything from a single source!
Whether you require ceiling suspensions, rigging or media technology – at the Düsseldorf trade fair location you can fulfil all requirements with single-sourcefull service. For further information call +49 (0) 211/4560-500
The order forms for services are generally online, when the accreditation will be sent. The order forms must be completely filled in and returned by the specified deadlines. In case of delay, Messe Düsseldorf cannot guarantee handling in due form, and time and/or the services may not be executable anymore.
In addition, any orders and changes or modifications received within 21 days of the commencement of build-up will be subject to a 35% surcharge. The same applies for services utilised but not ordered in advance. Services already rendered must be paid in full. Further circulars on the preparation for and implementation of the event will be sent to exhibitors where required. Such circulars are part of the conditions of participation and these technical guidelines.
During the whole time (build-up and breakdown periods as well as for the duration of the show) a suitable fire extinguisher with at least 10 extinguishing units (LE) must be available on the stand. Please contact our contractor Securitas (phone extension -81 81) for further information about the required size or rental possibilities.
Which lighting from the hall ceiling is possible and qualified for our stand construction?
For your information:
In Hall 6 we cannot offer you illumination that comes exclusively from the ceiling, due to the height of the hall. However, we would be pleased to give you a customised proposal, using lighting trusses. Give us a ring: +49 (0) 211/4560-500 or send us an email: Fullservice@messe-duesseldorf.de.
These spotlights are suitable to illuminate areas in the halls 3 to 5 and 9 to 14. The lights will be mounted directly to the suspension points in the hall ceiling.
1 spotlight on the hall ceiling (at a height of about 8,00 m) illuminates an area of approx. 5 x 5 m
1 spotlight at a bar (bottom of the light by about 6,00 m) illuminates an area of approx. 4 x 4 m.
In the halls 1, 7a, 8a, 8b and 15 to 17 the installation of spotlights will be possible on request only. For the installation, there are additional costs for suspension points, truss and electrical wires.
High performance light streamer HQI, 2000 W (cool light) BE2191
These spotlights are suitable to illuminate areas in the halls 1, 7a, 8a, 8b and 15 to 17. The installation in the halls 15 - 17 is possible under the hall ceiling between four suspension points only. In the halls 1, 7a, 8a, 8b the lights will be mounted directly to the existing points in the hall ceiling.
1 spotlight illuminates an area of approx. 8 x 8 m
What are the conditions to get an advanced stand construction?
The general information about the possibility of an earlier construction you can find under "Important deadlines" of the respective trade fair. If you want to start earlier, we need a written application. It also requires that we have received all final technical orders (and if necessary plans for approval) latest three weeks before beginnig of the stand construction.
How can I apply for an advanced stand construction?
We need a written application form, which has to be sent to Messe Düsseldorf latest 21 days before you want to start your setting-up. This request please send to following fax number: +49 211 45 60 -85 66 or e-mail: TR-Service@messe-duesseldorf.de
As of January 1st, 2019, the following regulation will become effective: A 35% supplement will be charged for advanced set-up applications received less than 21 days before the start of a trade show.
What is the price for an advanced stand construction?
For an advanced stand construction a fee of € 380,00 + VAT for each stand per day and additional a security guard has to be paid. The costs for the necessary security guard will be splitted after the exhibition to all companys which are using the advanced installation. Prices will not be known beforehand.
As of January 1st, 2019 the price of advanced set-up will be 420,00 Euro per day and stand.