The Big 5

THE 35th edition of The Big 5, taking place from November 17 to 20, 2014 at the Dubai World Trade Centre, will host more than 2,700 exhibitors from nearly 60 countries and is expected to attract more than 74,000 participants from 124 countries.

CARES, the UK-based certification authority for reinforcing steel products and systems, will be at The Big 5 expo in Dubai, UAE, next month (November) to highlight the benefits of using its product certification services and deal with any concerns clients in the sector may have.

FOLLOWING its successful participation at the previous Big 5 shows in Dubai, UAE-based Nahar will return this year with its wide range of Einwood composite products, which are manufactured by WPCC in Japan.

REYNAERS, which has been participating in The Big 5 Dubai for several years now, will be at this year’s show to highlight its commitment to being a solutions provider.

RAK Ceramics, considered to be the world’s largest ceramics manufacturer, will be introducing new products that replicate popular building materials to the Gulf market at The Big 5 show next month.

KTI-Plersch Kaltetechnik, a German pioneer and leader in the field of concrete cooling which has been exhibiting at The Big 5 for more than 15 years, describes the expo “an important week of the year”.

A REGULAR participant at The Big 5 for the past 17 years, Alchimica Building Chemicals will be returning this year with an array of new products that will help in the construction of environment-friendly buildings in the region.

PLASTIC Extruders (Plastex) of the UK, a world-leading tensional strapping, vinyl matting and flexible profile extruder, is coming to The Big 5 to expand its presence in the region following the completion of its recent project in Kuwait.

UAE-BASED Al Muqarram Industry (AMI), a leading manufacturer of high-quality silicone sealants, adhesive tapes, spray paints, car care products in the Middle East region and beyond, has opened a new factory for air fresheners and paints production.

LORIENT Polyproducts, a designer and manufacturer of high-quality sealing systems for performance doors across the world, is returning to The Big 5 2014 following its successful debut at last year’s event.

MANITAL of Italy hopes to open new doors to business in the region next month when it participates in The Big 5 expo, where it will be introducing brass door and window handles in new bronze finishes. “The Big 5 show in Dubai brings together all the innovations in the construction world.

AKW A+V Protec Industry, a specialist solutions provider in the wastewater treatment and biogas sectors, has witnessed a surge in demand for its services in the region.