1. What are the date and opening hours of the show?
Pumps & Valves takes place on Wednesday 4 and Thursday 5 October 2017 in Rotterdam Ahoy. Both show days are open from 10 am till 5 pm.
2. How do I get to Rotterdam Ahoy?
Rotterdam Ahoy is well accessible by car and public transport. You can view the directions by car and by public transport here.
3. What are the parking costs at Rotterdam Ahoy?
Rotterdam Ahoy has 2000 parking spaces. You pay €13.00 (daily rate) for a passenger car, this includes VAT. For touring cars the rate is €45,-. Do you want to be sure of a parking space in the adjacent parking lot for a car? That's possible! For €17.50 you book a guaranteed place, this amount includes VAT. Buy your parking ticket here.
4. Which exhibitors do I find on the show?
The exhibitor list can be viewed here. The floor plan can be viewed here. Every visitor receives a exhibitor list and floor plan at the show.
5. Is there a cloakroom available?
Guests can use the wardrobe at Ahoy Plaza during their visit. You can drop your coat and other belongings for €2,- per item.
6. Can I bring children to the show?
The event is not arranged to bring children to the fair. If you want to take a child under the age of 16, they should be accompanied by an adult and have completed an insurance form. You can request this form at the entrance of the show.
7. Where can I view the show programme?
Click here to view the programme.
8. What is the Smart Badge?
If you visit the show, you will receive a badge. This badge is made with a special chip, therefore it is called a 'Smart Badge'. With your Smart Badge, you can scan exhibitor stands to receive more information. After your visit, you will receive an email which contains all exhibitor and associated information that you have scanned during the show. For more information about the Smart Badge, click here.
9. Can I enter and exit the show at all times?
Yes, you can enter and exit the show at any time (during opening hours) via the main entrance.
10. Can disabled people visit Pumps & Valves?
Of course, everybody is welcome. Rotterdam Ahoy is well accessible for disabled visitors.
11. How do I find my way on the show floor?
You can view the online floor plan before the show here. On the show itself, you will receive the floor plan. There are also several (large) maps spread throughout the show floor.
12. Are there taken any recordings during the show?
During the show, our photographer and videographer record Pumps & Valves in the best way possible. It is possible that you are captured on these recordings.