UBM Holds Concrete Show South East Asia 2015

Jakarta, 28 October 2015 – Today, the Ministry of Public Works and Housing will officially open Concrete Show South East Asia 2015, a leading exhibition and conference of concrete and construction in the Southeast Asia, which will be held at Jakarta International Expo, Kemayoran, from 28 to 30 October 2015. Indonesia will actually host the same event for the third time. Organized by PT UBM Pameran Niaga Indonesia, Concrete Show South East Asia 2015 will be the right platform for players in concrete and construction industries in Indonesia and the Southeast Asia in order to widen up their networks and to develop their businesses. It will also provide solutions to support the Government’s program to improve infrastructure development across the country, including the one-million house program.

Christopher Eve, President Director of PT UBM Pameran Niaga Indonesia, said, “We are proud that we can present this exhibition to Indonesia for the third time in order to support the development of concrete and construction industries in Indonesia and to provide solutions for the Government’s program to improve infrastructure development. Concrete Show South East Asia 2015 will facilitate buyers and suppliers through a variety of concrete and structure products, services, and technologies, including concrete mixer, batching plant, light brick machines, and concrete iron technologies and special discussion to improve their knowledge about industries. The event will be also a vehicle to improve capacities and building quality where all main global players in the industries will gather and interact with each other. Some of them such as seperti Sommer Anlagentechnik GmbH, Weckenmann Anlagentechnik GmbH&Co.Kg, PT Farrasindo Perkasa and Royal Chemie will introduce their latest products and technologies.

More than 200 companies from 28 countries including Indonesia, German, Italia, Spain, Belgium, Turkey, Japan, Singapore and China will join the Concrete Show South East Asia 2015. Among Indonesian leading companies are Wijaya Karya Beton, Waskita Beton Precast, Brantas Abipraya, BASF and VSL Indonesia.

In addition to exhibition, this three-day exhibition will present various activities such as Precast and Prestressed Concrete Industry Conference and Concrete Technology Seminar which present competent speakers from the Ministry of Public Works and Housing, the Precast and Prestressed Concrete Companies Association (AP3I), the Precast and Prestressed Concrete Expert Association (IAPPI), and the Indonesian Construction Expert Association (HAKI) to discuss all aspects related to Indonesian infrastructure system including the latest technologies and optimization of precast and prestressed concrete industries to realize the Government’s programs to build one million houses and to construct 3,650 km road.

The exhibition will also demonstrate instant construction of a house in a matter of minutes by using precast and presstressed concrete products by IAPPI and AP3I. The demonstration is aimed at providing information about application of efficient precast and prestressed concrete technologies in order to support the Government’s program to build one million houses. In addition, the Ministry of Public Works and Housing will also launch Catalogue of Precast and Prestressed Concrete Industries.

Construction is one of the main sectors supporting the national economic structure. According to the data available in the Ministry of Public Works and Housing, Indonesia has the biggest construction market potential in Southeast Asia, representing 60%-70% of the total value of the construction market in the region in 2015. Indonesia has been also the most profitable service market in the Region. Over the periode of 2014-2019, Indonesia’s construction market is expected to reach Rp5,000 trillion. Thanks to such huge economic potential, Indonesia will be an interesting market ahead of the Asean Economic Community after 2015. “This is a great opportunity to build businesses in the infrastructure industries. Therefore, this exhibition will be important means for capacity and quality buildings as all main global players in this industry gather to interact,” said Christopher Eve.

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