The Big 5, International Building and Construction Show, was held from November 21 to 24 at the Dubai World Trade Centre in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
For about 75,000 visitors, more than 3,100 exhibitors showcased products and services targeting the region, one of the world’s most at-tractive construction markets. The Big 5 also hosted national pavilions from all major exporting countries in the East and West. This year, teams from France, Italy, and Brazil showed up in force with their innovative products.
This year’s Big 5 showcased several key features including: dedicated product sectors, live product demonstrations, a one-day Excellence in Construction Summit, and a tools demonstration. The show utilized a brand new floorplan lay-out clustered in five product sectors: Building Interiors and Finishes, MEP Services, Building Envelop and Special Construction, Construction Tools and Building Materials, and Smart Building and Design Technologies.