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Myanmar Industry Officials & Major Cement Players to Convene at 15th Asia Cementrade Summit, Yangon

15th Asia Cementrade Summit, on the 24-25 Sep, 2013 in Yangon, will host Government Officials from Ministry of Industry, Myanmar Investment Commission, Ministry of Mines, Ministry of Transport and cement industry players, in an information-packed event, unveiling timely updates on upcoming cement market opportunities in Asia. His Excellency U Maung… Read more »

Construction Equipment Industry meets Members of the European Parliament

Brussels  – 12 August 2013 “Towards a competitive industrial production for Europe” is the title of the conference of the construction equipment and agricultural machinery industry in Brussels on October 16, 2013. Every two years the CECE- CEMA Summit provides a platform for business leaders of the sector to meet… Read more »

The shaky foundations of Brazil’s construction industry

Despite rapid growth, the industry is held back by the same factors which have angered millions of protesters – corruption, an unwieldy tax system and poorly planned infrastructure spending. Photo: Rodrigo Soldon The recent street protests of millions of Brazilians against their Government’s alleged incompetence highlighted the deeply paradoxical nature of… Read more »

PLANTWORX over 60% sold and more bookings landing daily!

With the Hillhead construction equipment exhibition over for another year, and what an excellent show it was, and with the next Hillhead not until 2014, the next big event in the construction show calendar is the inaugural PLANTWORX exhibition which is taking place in just 11-months’ time at Stoneleigh Park,… Read more »

Scandinavia´s no 1 exhibition for building and construction breaks new records. Aiming at 600 exhibitors, Marketing Manager Carina Tegelberg, is proud to see the company´s steady growth. She says: “The number of exhibitors at MaskinExpo increases by 10 percent every year and has done so for 5 years in a… Read more »

Viatec will once again take place in Bolano, Italy this year, offering a valuable platform for those in the road construction and infrastructural rationing fields in the alpine regions to show their services to visitors in the industry. The trade fair, which is now in its 7th year, to date… Read more »

Qatar: 50 Billion Dollars in Infrastructures for the 2022 World Cup

Qatar will host the Football World Cup in 2022 yet 2015 will already welcome a first global event with the Volleyball World Championships. Qatar, a small but important constitutional monarchy in the Persian Gulf, is set to become the centre for events of international calibre: the country is consequently already… Read more »

Sarno (Atecap): We Want a Clean And Transparent Market

Legality is an essential condition for recovery Atecap, with about 300 member companies, is the reference national association in the reinforced concrete value chain. The market situation in the construction sector is certainly not one of the best, yet President Silvio Sarno rejects the logic of complaint to launch an… Read more »

bC India sets new standard with impressive premiere show

The BAUMA CONEXPO SHOW in India – bC India – held 8 to 11 February 2011 at the Bandra Kurla Complex in Mumbai, exceeded all expectations: More than 22,000 visitors from 69 countries attended the first edition of the International Trade Fair for Construction Machinery, Building Material Machines, Mining Machines… Read more »

With China’s 12th Five Year Plan being released, a continued booming market can be expected. Companies wanting to benefit from the expansion in China’s demand for construction machinery can do no better than exhibit at – or at the very least, attend – BICES 2011. The year of 2010 witnessed… Read more »