UBM successfully concluded the Concrete Show India 2015 ( May 7-9th) with over 150 exhibitors from across 10 countries and 5000 visitors.
UBM India successfully concluded the ´Concrete Show India 2015´ (May 7-9th) with over 150 exhibitors from across 10 countries and 5,000 trade visitors, amidst an industry showcase of products, solutions and services at the Bombay Convention and Exhibition Centre, Mumbai.
The opening was marked by a special address by SM Ramchandani, Joint Managing Director, Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation Ltd (MSRDC) and participation from other government officials, leading associations, industry professionals and domain experts.
Commenting on the event, Surya Prakash, President, Association of Consulting Civil Engineers (India), said ¨Concrete Show India 2015 is an appealing platform for visitors and is also beneficial for exhibitors as the whole construction and infrastructure ecosystem is accessible.¨
Adds Manoj Kumar, MD, HESS Group, ¨We have been associated with Concrete Show India for three years as this is the perfect platform to showcase our technologies and the feedback we received was positive. We are in high spirits to participate in the next year´s edition.¨
¨We are associated since last two years and understand that the brand visibility has grown based on custo¡mer feedback. Events like these give us a podium wherein people come to know what kind of technologies and products we offer,¨ concurs Pravin Lal Thirwani, Chief Manager, Construction Materials Mumbai, Godrej & Boyce Mfg. Co. Ltd.
Meanwhile, Nitant Shah, GM-Customer Technical Services, JK Cements spoke about how the new policy initiatives introduced by government have led to growth in the infrastructure industry and Concrete Show India has helped them showcase their product competence and developments to prospective customers.¨
Key speakers like JP Rao, Director-Corporate Marketing Strategy, Shapoorji Pallonji & Co Ltd, Cyrus Dordi, Consultant, Ambuja Cement Ltd, Dr Michael Tholen, MD, American Concrete Institute Professional Development, ACI University. The conference also saw delegates from ACC, JSW Cement, Louis Berger, Raheja Engineering, Relcon Infraprojects Ltd, Tata Steel and Tekla India Pvt Ltd, besides infrastructure and construction representatives from China, Germany, Greece, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, South Korea, Taiwan, the Netherlands, USA who visited India to gain insights pertaining to technology trends and market movements.
The technology showcase was at its best with innovations from companies like Ashtech, Toyota Forms India Pvt. Ltd, JSW Cement Limited, Godrej, Hyundai Aluminum Co. Ltd, Tata, Reliance Industries Ltd. While, the Innovation Corner, Interactive zone, and Concrete Man were some highlights of the event. The viewer´s choice in innovative product was won by Ashtech.