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

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Parliament overrule Hackitt report | Construction Buzz #172

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June 21, 2018

Timber modular hotel goes up on Berlin shopping centre car…

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June 21, 2018

Prefabricated public nursery in Greece by Klab Architecture is shaped…

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June 19, 2018

Growth forecasts for construction output amid Brexit uncertainty

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Tough market conditions in the UK door & window fabricators…

The UK door and window fabricators market put in a strong performance between 2013 and…
June 14, 2018

George Clarke launches petition to ban combustible cladding after Grenfell…

Architect and TV star George Clarke has launched a petition calling for an outright ban…
June 14, 2018

Grenfell Tower turns green in solidarity one year on from…

Grenfell Tower is among a dozen buildings which have been illuminated to mark a year…