KATHMANDU, July 31: Nepa Construction Exhibition is organizing Nepa ConExpo 2012 from December 5 to 10 in a bid to promote the construction sector.
The exhibition will be of an international standard and will bring 89 domestic as well as overseas firms under one roof, showcasing latest technology, materials and services available in the industry, said Lal Chandra Gautam, coordinator of the event.
“The event will have 60 percent participation from the international companies. Hence, it will offer a golden chance for the construction sector players to increase business links and enter into long-term business ties,” he told the press.
The exhibitors of the event include business firms, contractors, electrical and other consultants, machinery and construction materials manufacturers and suppliers, safety, rescue and firefighting equipment suppliers, bank and insurance, among others.
“The event will be fruitful for building designers, professionals, contractors, industrialists, project managers, government authorities, wholesalers, town and urban planners, construction materials manufacturers, architects and construction sector players. Hence, they are our target visitors,” said Gautam.
This event will fundamentally provide information, showcase innovation products and offer facility to purchase building materials, equipments, machinery and other products.
The organizer has expected the expo to draw 50,000 visitors, including 20,000 VIPs from exclusive pass.
“The event is being held at a time when the government will start awarding construction works to the contractors. Hence, it will give opportunities to the contractors to acquire the equipment, materials and professional services at the needy hour,” stated Gautam.