UKCW 2018

NEC BIRMINGHAM   09-11 OCTOBER 2018

THE UK’S LARGEST

CONSTRUCTION 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, Quality in Construction, will take place on 7th June 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

April 19, 2018

BRE report catalogues Grenfell refurb errors | Construction Buzz #163

A report into the causes of last year’s Grenfell Tower fire by the Building Research Establishment (BRE) has alleged substantial…
April 19, 2018

Regional hotspots support construction growth amid Brexit uncertainty | Construction…

Construction markets in the north west, West Midlands and the south west have seen output increase despite Brexit uncertainty and…
April 19, 2018

More than 500 towers planned for London | Construction Buzz…

London has 510 tall buildings over 20-storeys in the planning pipeline. Latest research from New London Architecture (NLA) and GL…
April 19, 2018

One in six MPs support an end to current retentions…

Political support for holding cash retentions in trust has soared over recent weeks, with over 100 MPs now in favour…
April 19, 2018

Europe approves new rules for energy efficiency | Construction Buzz…

New rules approved yesterday by the European Parliament are intended to make buildings ‘smarter’ and more energy efficient while saving…
April 19, 2018

Ground-breaking Heat Networks Investment Project | Construction Buzz #163

The UK Government has announced a new scheme for consumers and non-domestic users to participate in a trailblazing heat networks…
April 19, 2018

Brick makers confident of meeting rising demand | Construction Buzz…

Brick makers are confident of meeting rising demand despite widespread reports of materials shortages. The Enquirer reported earlier this year…
April 19, 2018

This gym is using its spin classes to generate clean…

A London gym has put its own spin on clean energy by making its members peddle to generate power. The…
April 19, 2018

Arup team unveils 3D-printed house | Construction Buzz #163

A 3D-printed house designed by Arup and CLS Architects has been unveiled as part of the Salone del Mobile design…
April 19, 2018

Mabey's world-first in modular bridging | Construction Buzz #163

Temporary bridge specialist Mabey has teamed up with a Canadian manufacturer to offer what it claims is the first 100%…
April 19, 2018

Sweden opens the world’s first electrified road | Construction Buzz…

Don’t expect miles of asphalt, but it’s a start. For now the road will be extensively used for testing purposes…
April 12, 2018

Government vows to ban slow paying contractors from public works…

Main contractors who do not pay their supplier promptly are to be banned from bidding for public sector contracts, the…