Cape Construction Expo: your portal to construction in the Western Cape

22 July 2015

The Western Cape Province has the second largest economy in South Africa and has experienced continued growth over the past decade. This year alone the province is predicated to experience a growth of 2.1%, with projections up to 2.8% by 2018. With both growth projections being higher than the national average, the Western Cape is a natural hotspot for investment. The construction industry in the province remains crucial to achieving this steady growth to reach the developmental milestones that the government has in place.

The Cape Construction Conference and Trade Expo taking place on the 12 – 13 August 2015, shines a spotlight on the construction industry in the province. Together with an advisory board of 10 industry leaders, the Cape Construction Conference looks at the various challenges in the industry, provides real solutions and highlights opportunities present for stakeholders in the construction industry. In its 3rd year, the Cape Construction Conference and Trade Expo has become an authority in the construction industry in the Western Cape. The conference provides a much needed platform to engage the construction industry in robust discussions and content that speaks directly to stakeholders. The conference addresses issues around procurement, sustainable building, megatrends in the industry, intricacies of property development and BIM uptake in the Western Cape. The programme is tailor-made to address pertinent issues relevant to the Western Cape.

The entire construction value chain has a crucial role to play in the Western Cape and the Cape Construction Conference and Trade Expo provides the rare opportunity of engaging these stakeholders under one roof. Whether you are an industry titan or a new entrant into the industry the Cape Construction Trade Expo offers unparalleled access to over 100 suppliers and solution providers in the construction industry. Chemicals, tools, equipment, finishes, materials and contracting services suppliers will be on hand showcasing their latest technologies and solutions.

The Cape Construction Conference provides a rare holistic look into the construction industry with a major focus on megatrends, solutions and opportunities. It shines a spotlight on all key areas of construction from procurement to energy efficiency and project cost efficiency. Together with the trade expo that showcases all industry solution providers through the entire project cycle, Cape Construction Conference and Trade Expo is truly a must attend for the construction industry. “Cape Construction 2014 exceeded all our expectations. The NHBRC stand received a record total of visitors, creating a unique opportunity to network and to learn and to grow our business” says Agnes van den Berg, National Home Builders Registration Council (NHBRC). Endorsed by over 20 media partners and associations, The Cape Construction Conference and Trade Expo is truly the portal to the world of construction in the Western Cape.

For further information, please visit or contact Tracy-Lee Behr at [email protected]

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