Davis Derby look back on Hillhead

Attracting more than 18,000 visitors, this years Hillhead was a great success with the blazing sunshine, live demonstrations and wide range of equipment put through their paces in a quarry deep in the heart of the Derbyshire countryside.

Davis Derby has exhibited products at the biannual event for a number of years and know how important this show is for attracting visitors from across Europe, not least to see the impressive plant-equipment and latest technologies available.


This year’s trade fair was bigger and better than ever which was the perfect platform for Davis Derby’s StedFAST and TruckLOG range of specialist systems.

Business Director, Richard Locke, said; "Located in the main pavilion, we demonstrated our conveyor belt fault detection system using WiPAN technology.

“With big cost savings and a significant reduction in downtime this new technology is designed to integrate into conveyor pull-key systems and provides real-time data and condition monitoring.”

Davis Derby is world renowned for the design and development of cutting edge electronic safety products and control monitoring systems to mines and quarries all over the world.

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