•Sustainability in construction takes centre stage on April 27, last day of The Big 5 Construct North Africa 2017 •Lack of sustainable solutions and certified materials a major challenge for building green in Morocco, according to the President of the Morocco Green Building Council
Running from 10-12 April at the Parc des Expositions de L’Office des Changes in Casablanca, The Big 5 Construct North Africa is the international event dedicated to the Moroccan and North African building and construction industry.
Over 170 local and international exhibitors display innovative products across five sectors: Building Interiors; Building Materials & Tools; MEP Services; Concrete & PMV; and Windows, Doors & Facades.
The Big 5 Construct North Africa also features an extended education agenda with more than 40 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) certified workshops to educate construction professionals in their fields. The workshops are free to attend and presented by renowned experts.
Sponsors and partners supporting The Big 5 Construct North Africa 2018 include Al Bawani; Orgadata; Mall Zellij; RMS; Advanced Vision Morocco; Achemina Ceramica; Building Trust; CFAO; JCB and DAF (Gold Sponsors), Fenlec (Sector Professional Partner), CAFELEC (Continental Institutional Partner) and Chambre de Commerce Extérieure et d'Industrie Européenne - Américaine & Asie (Institutional Partner).
Almost 3,000 Moroccan construction professionals visited the launch event in 2017, sourcing innovative construction products from over 170 exhibiting companies and attending 11 workshops.
The Big 5 Construct North Africa, organised by dmg events, is part of The Big 5 portfolio of construction events, the largest in the Middle East.
dmg events is a leading organiser of face-to-face events and a publisher of trade magazines. We aim to keep businesses informed and connect them with relevant communities to create vibrant marketplaces and to accelerate their business across multiple platforms. dmg events organises more than 80 events across 25 countries, attracting over 350,000 attendees and delegates every year. The company’s portfolio of products includes many industry leading events such as the Big 5 construction shows and the ADIPEC and GASTECH energy events. Founded in 1989, the company is headquartered in Dubai, UAE, and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Daily Mail and General Trust plc (DMGT, www.dmgt.co.uk), one of the largest media companies in the United Kingdom.