UKCW 2018

NEC BIRMINGHAM   09-11 OCTOBER 2018

THE UK’S LARGEST

BUILT ENVIRONMENT EVENT

9-11 OCTOBER 2018

NEC • BIRMINGHAM

What's On

The UK’s largest built environment event, UK Construction Week (UKCW), is FREE to attend and consists of nine shows: Timber Expo, Build Show, Civils Expo, Plant & Machinery Live, Energy 2018, Building Tech Live, Surface & Materials Show and HVAC 2018 running from 9-11 October and Grand Designs Live which is open to the trade on 10-11 October.

Exhibitors
Exhibitors
Discover 650+ exhibitors covering every facet of the construction industry from smart technology to building materials, from heating solutions, biomass to decking.
Seminars
Seminars
UK Construction Week hosts free to attend debates and seminars on the industry’s leading issues and CPD workshops tailored for construction professionals.
Show News
Show News
Read the latest event news including the innovative product launches, role models campaign, exhibitor press releases, and what’s on about the nine shows.
Industry News
Industry News
Stay up to date with the latest built environment industry news, building regulations and product innovations via weekly Construction Buzz newsletters.
Conferences
Conferences
UK Construction Week organises summits on BIM, Flood, Wellbeing and Quality. The next event, Wellbeing in Construction, will take place on 8th November in London.
Awards
Awards
UK Construction Week organises Construction Enquirer Awards, dedicated to recognising and rewarding the industry’s best companies to work and to do business with.

Nine Shows Under One Roof

Timber Expo
Timber Expo
Timber Expo covers a breadth of timber applications from timber frame, sawmills, glulam, SIPs, CLT, fixings and fastenings, timber cladding, mouldings, skirtings and flooring.
Build Show
Build Show
Build Show attracts thousands of construction professionals who look for solutions and new products to enhance their projects and businesses.
Building Tech Live
Building Tech Live
Building Tech Live is the destination for anyone interested in the very latest technological advancements in IoT, lighting and Li-Fi, automation, security, and more.
HVAC 2018
HVAC 2018
HVAC 2018 is the show in the UK dedicated to heating, ventilation & air conditioning in the built environment.
Energy 2018
Energy 2018
Energy 2018 is a dedicated event to renewables, innovation and power solutions within the built environment.
Surface & Materials
Surface & Materials
The UK’s leading event for the surface and materials industry showcasing the latest surface solutions for architects, interior designers and specifiers.
Civils Expo
Civils Expo
The UK's only event dedicated to civil engineering and construction, bringing together leading suppliers of the latest technologies, systems and products.
Plant & Machinery Live
Plant & Machinery Live
Plant & Machinery Live will be an area within the Build Show allowing exhibitors the opportunity to showcase their equipment to the visitors.
Grand Designs Live
Grand Designs Live
Grand Design Live is the UK’s leading self-build and home improvement event. Your ticket gives you free access to Grand Designs Live on 10-11 October only.

Latest News

July 12, 2018

MMC could create £40bn-a-year export market, says Mace | Construction…

Modern methods of construction (MMC) could create a £40bn-a-year export market for Britain post-Brexit.That’s the…
July 12, 2018

Carillion collapse exposed government outsourcing flaws – report | Construction…

Contractors forced to take unacceptable levels of financial risk, says Commons committee The folly of…
July 12, 2018

Housing association launches £2.4bn fire safety framework | Constrcution Buzz…

Initiative will be made available to public bodies across England and Wales A London housing…
July 12, 2018

Infrastructure leaders call time on nuclear construction | Construction Buzz…

The National Infrastructure Commission is calling for a halt to nuclear construction plans and a…
July 12, 2018

Foster + Partners works with RIBA to launch UK’s first…

Architecture apprenticeships will be made available to UK students for the first time this year,…
July 12, 2018

MIT develops four-legged “jumping robot” for disaster zones | Construction…

A robot built to resemble a Cheetah, with the ability to navigate difficult terrain, has…
July 11, 2018

Finnish wind farm to contain five 175m-tall wind turbines |…

The project will contain five V150 4.2MW turbines, each measuring 175m, the highest all-steel turbines…
July 10, 2018

Electric cars: Charge points could be requirement in new build…

New homes in suburban England would need to be fitted with electric car charging points…
July 05, 2018

Government aims to halve build times again | Construction Buzz…

The government is finally releasing further details of its construction sector deal which was launched…
July 05, 2018

Construction buyers report “brakes are off” as output soars |…

Construction buyers have reported the strongest rise in construction activity since November 2017. The latest…
July 05, 2018

Vegetables could make concrete stronger & environmentally friendly | Construction…

  Engineers at Lancaster University are working with industrial partners at Cellucomp Ltd UK to…
July 05, 2018

MPs raise ‘urgent’ safety concerns after cladding removal | Construction…

A group of MPs is to raise safety concerns urgently with the government after it…