October 27, 2015: Riyadh Mayor, Eng Ibrahim Al Sultan has inaugurated Saudi Build 2015 (Monday, October 26, 2015) at the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center in the capital of the KSA. The four-day event will run until October 29, 2015 under the theme ‘Capture the Kingdom’s Leading Construction Opportunities.’ The 27th International Construction Technology and Building Materials Exhibition is being held under the patronage of H.E. Eng. Abdullatif Bin Abdullmalek Al AlShaikh, Minister of Municipal and Rural Affairs.
Saudi Build 2015 presents the most innovative and comprehensive set of solutions from around the world for the local and the regional construction industry. The event will play a lead role in the transfer of technology and knowledge between the KSA and its trading partners as well as offer a platform for launching innovative products and services, live demonstrations, and customer engagement activities. In addition, it will provide valuable opportunities to network with international manufacturers and suppliers and explore potential partnership and investment prospects.
Spread over 15,000 sqm of indoor air-conditioned halls, 4,000 sqm temporary built structure and 5,000 sqm of open-air exhibition space, Saudi Build 2015 will throw the spotlight on leading building products and cutting-edge technologies. Approved by UFI, the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, it will highlight swimming pools and accessories, timber frames, water and heat installations, and wood products, among others.
An official spokesperson from REC said: “The on-going infrastructure development will continue to drive the KSA’s construction sector for the next few years. The opening of the 27th edition of Saudi Build was well-received by industry professionals who are present in huge numbers to be acquainted with the hottest trends. We thank our partners for supporting us in organizing a successful event and we are confident of the signing of many major deals during the course of the show.”
Saudi Build 2015 will be held concurrently with Saudi Stone-Tech 2015 – the 18th International Stone and Stone Technology Exhibition and Saudi Build PMV Series – the 6th International Exhibition for Construction Equipment, Plant, Machinery and Vehicles. Saudi Stone-Tech 2015 will feature products ranging from marble slabs, granite, natural stone, mosaic, modern and sophisticated computerized stone cutting machines to quarrying machinery, blades, and slates. Saudi Build PMV Series offers a major platform for participants to network with industry leaders while conducting business and sales.