Second edition of the Asian Construction Week opens
Sep 20, 2017

Bangkok, Thailand –Asian Construction Week, consisting of three co-locating exhibitions in the concrete and building industry - Concrete Asia, BMAM Expo Asia and GBR Expo Asia. The exhibition opens its doors today at Hall 5 - 6 and Outdoor Area P5 at IMPACT Exhibition & Convention Center in Bangkok. The opening ceremony of the second edition of Asian Construction Week was graced by H.E. Nikom Wairatpanij former President of the Senate.

“With ongoing infrastructure projects in ASEAN on the rise, we are excited to welcome more than 350 exhibiting companies and brands, who will be meeting 250 specially-invited regional buyers and more than 8,000 targeted visitors, “shared Mr. Loy Joon How, General Manager, IMPACT Exhibition Management Co., Ltd.

Strong industry support
Asian Construction Week is honored to feature exhibition showcases by government departments and supporting associations which include highlights from Construction Institute of Thailand; Department Of Public Works and Town & Country Planning; Office of Natural Resources and Environmental Policy and Training; Thai Contractors Association; Thai Machinery Association; Architect Council of Thailand; Asian Professional Security Association (APSA) Thailand; Smart Cities Thailand Association; Thailand Facility Management Association; Hotel Security Association of Thailand and more.

Ms. Supawan Teerarat, Vice President, Strategic and Business Development, Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization) said that “TCEB delighted to be one of the main supporters of Asian Construction Week 2017. We expected that the show would attract over 8,000 MICE travelers including visitors and exhibitors from domestic & international and generate around 120 million baht to Thai economy from direct spending of international trade participants which motivate Thailand’s economy to greater development and set to be an infrastructure hub in ASEAN.”

Interesting show activities held alongside the exhibitions
Below are some of the activities at Asian Construction Week aimed at providing a fruitful experience for visitors:
Concrete Asia 2017 presents Thailand Concrete & Construction Trends Seminar conducted by Thailand Concrete Association (TCA) with a focus on design trends in the 4.0 era and structural requirements for tall buildings. Speakers include representatives from Asian Institute of Technology (AIT); Engineering Institute of Thailand (EIT); Department of Public Works and Town Planning (DPT); Bouygues Thai; Italian Thai and more.

An Outdoor Demonstration Area, within walking distance of the exhibition hall, features more than 14 outdoor workshops on concrete decoration and concrete polishing by leading brands such as Concrete Décor Thailand Co., Ltd., Reentech Co., Ltd, Rep Floor CO., Ltd and TC Industrial Equipment.

Held concurrently, the 2ndAsian Concrete Conference is a one and a half day conference program designed specially to explore the upcoming concrete trends in concrete/construction (concrete chemicals); innovations in structural engineering design; and many more.

BMAM & GBR Expo Asia 2017 brings the latest technologies and services in building maintenance, facilities management, green building solutions and the latest 4.0 technology under the theme, “Internet of Things (IOT) Meets FM (Facility Management)”.

In line with this theme, a feature zone featuring Smart Security and IOT showcases the connectivity between security devices and networks in the IOT. A brand-new zone, “Smart Home Showcase” by the Architect Council of Thailand demonstrates the next generation of smart home innovation features with electric car “Tesla S Series”.

Free Smart City consulting service by Dr.Katanyoo Klubsuwan, President of Smart Cities Thailand Association will be pitched to governors in theSa Kaeo, Phichit, NakhonSawan, Ayutthaya and Pathum-Thani provinces looking to engage in smart city projects.

BMAM and GBR Expo will also conduct a unique half-day seminar that will feature government and private representatives coming from Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam, Indonesia and Malaysia, presenting their upcoming construction projects in their respective countries.

Asian Construction Week is jointly organized by Globe International Events Consultancy Pte. Ltd. (GIEC), IMPACT Exhibition Management Co., Ltd and Sphere Exhibits Pte. Ltd. Concrete Asia 2017 is co-hosted by the Thailand Concrete Association (TCA) and Asian Concrete Construction Institute (ACCI).

Exciting times ahead in 2018
To create synergy among the exhibitions in the building, construction and infrastructure industries, INTERMAT ASEAN, Concrete Asia and BMAM & GBR Expo Asia,will come together on 6 to 8 September 2018 at Halls 5, 6, 7and 8 at IMPACT Exhibition and Convention Center, Bangkok, Thailand.

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