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Big 5 Construct Nigeria Returns To Lagos, Bringing Together 140+ Exhibitors, 8,000 Construction Professionals

ByHybridNewsNg

Aug 2, 2023

Nigeria’s construction industry, a significant driver of the nation’s GDP growth, is set to soar as the Big 5 Construct Nigeria returns to Lagos for its highly anticipated third edition.

Taking place from 5-7 September 2023 at the prestigious Landmark Centre, the event is expected to play a pivotal role in connecting 140+ exhibitors with over 8,000 construction professionals, fostering new business opportunities and facilitating innovation in the sector.

The construction market in Nigeria is witnessing substantial growth, with projections indicating that it will reach an impressive value of $127.7 billion by 2026.

Furthermore, the industry is anticipated to maintain an annual average growth rate of 3.2% during the same period, according to ABiQ, the Knowledge Partner of the event.

This growth is driven by improved economic conditions, increased oil revenues, and substantial government investments in infrastructure projects.

Big 5 Construct Nigeria is set to be a showcase of cutting-edge products and services covering the entire construction cycle. Exhibitors from 25 countries, including four country pavilions representing China, Türkiye, Egypt, and Austria, will participate, bringing their expertise and innovations to the forefront.

Notably, this year’s event will witness a stronger presence of digital construction companies, such as Romanov Steel Detailing from the UAE and StretfordHill from Nigeria, reflecting the industry’s growing emphasis on technology-driven solutions.

The event will present an unparalleled opportunity for manufacturers, suppliers, and service providers to interact and display their latest offerings in various categories, ranging from building interiors, finishes, materials, and tools to HVAC R, solar solutions, urban design landscaping, MEP services, digital construction, and smart buildings, among others.

Over 140 companies from countries like Germany, Belgium, Italy, United Arab Emirates, Ghana, India, Poland, Singapore, Lebanon, and Saudi Arabia will participate in this year’s edition. Additionally, five country pavilions will be featured, showcasing the best of their construction industries.

Industry professionals attending Big 5 Construct Nigeria will have access to 22 CPD (Continuous Professional Development) accredited Industry Talks, providing valuable insights and knowledge to enhance their skills and expertise.

The sessions will be delivered by 35 esteemed speakers and will cover four key themes: technology, project management, architecture & design, and facilities management. Attendees will also earn CPD points and exclusive PDU (Professional Development Units) for project managers.

Ben Greenish, Senior Vice President – Construction, dmg events, expressed enthusiasm for this year’s event, stating, “In its 3rd edition, as Nigeria’s largest construction event, Big 5 Construct Nigeria witnesses a remarkable increase in the presence of construction technology and digital construction companies, reflecting the industry’s growing emphasis on innovative solutions.”

CDK Integrated Industries, a leading manufacturer of premium quality sanitary ware, ceramic and porcelain tiles, is supporting the event as the Gold Sponsor, demonstrating their commitment to the growth and quality of Nigeria’s construction sector.

Various organizations and associations, including The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS), BIM Africa, Project Management Institute (PMI), and OSH Association, are also lending their support to the event, highlighting its significance in the construction industry.

Big 5 Construct Nigeria is undoubtedly poised to be a landmark event in the region, offering attendees and exhibitors a unique opportunity to contribute to the growth and prosperity of Nigeria’s construction sector. With an impressive lineup of industry leaders and innovators, the event promises to be an enriching experience for all participants.

About Big 5 Construct Nigeria: Big 5 Construct Nigeria is the largest construction event in Nigeria, bringing together local and international companies to showcase products, services, innovation, expertise, and knowledge to the Nigerian construction industry.

The three-day event offers visitors an opportunity to connect with 8,000 industry professionals and find the right products and solutions from over 140 international and local exhibitors, as well as earn free CPD points through a curated talks program. Big 5 Construct Nigeria is set to take place in Lagos at Landmark Centre from 5 to 7 September 2023. The event is free to attend for industry professionals. Visitors under age 18 will not be permitted. For more information and to register, visit www.thebig5constructnigeria.com

About dmg events: dmg events is a leading organizer of face-to-face events and publisher of trade magazines and information services. It’s aim is to create dynamic marketplaces to connect businesses with the right communities to accelerate their growth in today’s rapidly evolving landscape.

With a presence in over 25 countries and organizing more than 80 events each year, dmg events is a global leader in the industry, attracting over 425,000 attendees and delegates annually.

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