Concrete Show India 2014
The second edition of Concrete Show India was held in Mumbai from 13 - 15 March, 2014 at the Bombay Convention & Exhibition Centre. Concrete Show India 2014 provided a platform for industry suppliers to showcase the best and newest technologies in machinery, equipment, commercial concrete products, services and systems and covered key sectors like roads, housing, airports, ports, power, rail, dams and bridges. The show provided trade opportunities for domestic as well as international companies to tap the huge potential that the construction industry presents in India.
The show had participants from countries like China, Germany, Greece, Italy, Korea, Singapore, South Africa, Taiwan, UK and USA. The event also featured several leading companies such as Adeka, Apollo Infratech, ACE Associates, Atlas Copco, Ashtech India, Conmat, Godrej & Boyce, Toyota Forms India, Ultratech Cement etc. Over all, there were 151 exhibitors from the concrete sector with more than 500 products on display. The event had 6926 attendees.
UBM India's focus for Concrete India 2014 was also to bring to the forefront for discussion, the challenges faced by the industry. The first day of the event commenced with a conference, based on the theme of 'Infrastructure & Sustainability: A Fresh Approach.' Global Challenges for Sustainable Infrastructure in Metropolitan Cities, Infrastructure Transportation projects - Perspective from MMRDA: Present and Future, Nano-Technology with Ceramic Coating to aid sustainability were some of the topics which were discussed along the sidelines of the event.
Voice of Participants
"We had a nice experience from our participation in Concrete Show India from 13th to 15th March, 2014. We got a good crowd with fruitful results. "- Nilesh Bhatt, Sahjanand Fly Ash Bricks Plant.
"In times of recession, we see a ray of hope... Concrete Show India is the kind of exhibition where people from other parts of the country attend and one that gives us a better platform to showcase our products."- Vishal Patil, RNP Scaffolding.
"It is my first time at the exhibition, and it is the first time that in the first half of an exhibition that we've had a good amount of people and quality exhibitors at our stall." - John Wheeler, Q G Germany.