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A good number of GIE+EXPO exhibitors are arriving at the show with business and product updates for 2016. We’ve rounded up a handful of interesting news on what you can expect to see when you walk the show floor.


At GIE+EXPO 2016, Exmark unveils its new Radius zero-turn riding mower. Developed to provide commercial durability, reliability and comfort combined with unbeatable style and value, three series of Radius – E-Series, S-Series and X-Series – are available. Each features a heavy-duty fabricated frame and Exmark’s exclusive Ultra Cut cutting systems in side- or rear-discharge configurations.

To learn more about the new Radius models, visit the Exmark booth (#7080) at GIE+EXPO 2016, or visit


Intelligro is looking forward to an all-inclusive show this year at GIE+EXPO where information and success stories on its flagship products for lawn and landscapers, superintendents and sports turf managers will, for the first time, be shared under one roof.

Attendees and customers will be able to dig into the latest research, results and sustainable benefits of CIVITAS WEEDfree BRAND Concentrate, an affordable hybrid selective herbicide that kills over 60 listed broadleaf weeds with no offensive odor right down to the root.

Visit Intelligro at booth #3008.

Keystone Hardscapes

Keystone Retaining Wall Systems celebrates its 30th anniversary this year. From 1986 to this day, innovation has been the heart of Keystone and the driving force leading to the creation of more than 56 new products for the landscape, retail, commercial and government markets. The launch of the Keystone Hardscapes brand marks the evolution of the company from a wall focus to a full line of hardscape solutions.

In celebration of the 30th anniversary, Keystone Hardscapes will have giveaway items and raffle drawings for a Yeti cooler and Yeti mugs.

Visit Keystone Hardscapes at booth #23018.


MiniTrencher is introducing its new product line of portable, commercial hand held trenchers, the GeoRipper. Replacing the need for a pick and shovel, GeoRipper takes a fraction of the time to trench. The GeoRipper is compact, weighing as light as 30 lbs. Enabling the capability of trenching in tight spaces, it is used for irrigation, electrical, fiber optic, landscape edging, root barriers, fencing.

Providing contractors with an alternative to large and cumbersome trenchers, the GeoRipper utilizes a heavy duty two or four-stroke engine to power a self-sharpening chain trencher.

Visit MiniTrencher at booth #22090.


PaverGuide is introducing a new product at 2016 HNA/GIE+EXPO. The GRATE is a geogrid PavingDeck which embeds into a shallow subbase of concrete sand providing reinforcement, stability, load distribution, drainage and a flat deck for hardscape surface uniformity.

The GRATE is a 20" X 24" X 1/4" injection molded polypropylene part used to simplify and speed up hardscape installations.

The GRATE and PaverGuide products are available through professional hardscape and landscape centers, and will be on display at HNA/GIE 2016 in booth #25029.