Event Partners



Specialising in event shipping, Meritex has been operating in this market for well over a decade. We cover all corners of the globe and excel at tackling the more challenging areas, such as Russia and CIS, the Middle East and Africa. If you are unsure where to start with your event shipping, please feel free to contact us for advice.

Our multi lingual staff are always on hand to give support through the entire process, providing you with one point of contact throughout. They will explain all the procedures in detail from transportation to customs clearance formalities to on-site handling. They will keep in touch via phone or email and in person at the event and are available 24/7 whenever you might need them. They will find the most cost efficient way to transport your shipment, whether it’s by air, sea or road.

With our clients in mind, we also sourced cost efficient long term warehouse facilities in London, Dubai, Azerbaijan and Nigeria where event equipment can be stored securely and shipped locally and internationally.

If you require products to be shipped to SAPHEX in Johannesburg then please contact Paul Saunders

Meritex International Freight Services Ltd

Tel : +44 (0) 1392 454999 / Mb : +44 (0) 7971 249802


3D Design 

3D Group established in 1995 is a group of strategic business units specialising in the supply of a comprehensive range of products and services for exhibitors and exhibition and event organisers alike.

3D Group has the capacity to design, construct, project manage and execute up to 400 events / exhibitions / exhibits a year. With a staff compliment of 275, all aspects such as design, project management, electrics, Octanorm / modular stand design and construction, custom stand design and construction, shop fitting, furniture hire, large format digital printing and shell scheme are undertaken in-house, ensuring the success of your project.

Our 10 project managers, each specialising in their prospective fields, (electrics, furniture, printing and design stands) have a wealth of experience and knowledge, in the exhibition and events industry, and are always on site to answer to your needs and make sure that your event goes ahead effortlessly.

3D GROUP – Johannesburg

Tel: (011) 608 1588


Gallagher Convention Centre

Gallagher Convention Centre is South Africa’s leading event venue, offering prestigious multi-use event spaces and venues.

Conveniently located in the vibrant business district of Midrand in Johannesburg and within easy reach of the Gautrain and O. R. Tambo International Airport, the Gallagher Convention Centre (GCC) is flanked by a number of leading hotels, sophisticated shopping centres and entertainment complexes.

The Gallagher Convention Centre is the foremost venue for hosting exhibitions, events and conferences in South Africa.