Traditionally, autumn exhibition season in Almaty has been opened with construction exhibitions of the Company "Iteca". The 21st Kazakhstan International Exhibition Construction and Interiors, Windows, Doors and Facades, Ceramics and Stone – KazBuild 2014 and the 7th Kazakhstan International Exhibition for Heating, Ventilation, Air-Conditioning, Water Supply, Sanitary, Environmental Technology and Swimming Pool – Aqua-Therm Almaty 2014 have taken up the largest five Exhibition Halls of the Exhibition Centre "Atakent" on September 2-5.

The exhibitions have been visited by leading industry experts: Deputy Chairman of the Committee for Construction, Housing and Land Management GALIEV Vladislav; Chairman of the Board of JSC "Kazakhstan Centre for Modernization and Development of Housing Sector" Anatoliy SHKARUPA; Vice-President of the Kazakhstan Union of Designers, Igor Polyakov; Director of "Kazakh Santechproekt" LLP Vladimir ZORIKOV; Director-General of Trade and Investment Department of ICX, the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness of Spain, Isaac Martin Barbero; Head of the Delegation of the German Economy in Central Asia, Jorg Hatch; Attaché for Economic Affairs of the Consulate General of Germany in Almaty, Raban RICHTER; Consul General of the Republic of Turkey in Kazakhstan, Supkhi Atan; Sales representative of the Consulate General of Turkey in Kazakhstan, Osman Elgun; Advisor to the Department of Trade and Investment Promotion of the Polish Embassy, Wlodzimierz KUROWSKI; Chairman of the Board of Directors of the IEC "Atakent", Kalyk ABDULLAEV; Regional Director of ITE Group Plc., Edward STROON.

The largest building forum of the country – KazBuild 2014 has been attended by more than 360 companies from 27 countries of the world. For the first time, Portugal and New Zealand have been represented this year. For the first time, Spain has represented its national stand. There have been also national teams from Germany (23 companies), Italy (37 companies), Spain (15 companies), China (37 companies), UAE (13 companies), Poland (9 companies), Portugal (5 companies), Finland (4 companies), the Czech Republic (9 companies), South Korea (4 companies). Collective expositions were represented by Ulyanovsk Region and Kurgan Regional Centre (Russia).

This year, at KazBuild anyone could take advantage of free consultations of designers and architects. The leading Kazakhstan interior magazine "Design Ideas" acted as a partner of this event. The consultations have touched upon the issues of repair, reconstruction, development or complex changes of the interiors, both of private apartments, houses, and office and commercial premises.

Energy efficiency of the exhibited products has become a major trend of Aqua-Therm Almaty 2014, which has introduced modern competitive energy efficient and environmentally friendly technologies and equipment from more than 200 companies from 22 countries: Belarus, Hungary, Germany, Denmark, Egypt, Georgia, Iran, Spain, Italy, China, Kazakhstan, Latvia, UAE, Poland, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Turkey, Ukraine, Finland, France, the Czech Republic, and South Korea.

Traditionally, a national group of companies from Germany (11 companies) and collective stands from China (23 companies) and Poland (7 companies) have been present at the Exhibition. Over 40% of this year's exhibitors have been the largest domestic manufacturers, including "TeploStandart" LLP, "METEX" Company LLP, ERA-Almaty LLP, Torgstroy LLP, Kazkorintergroup LLP, Kelet JSC, Trading House STF "Arystan" LLP, Almaty Fan Factory LLP, Buran Boiler LLP and many others. More than 70 companies have participated in the Exhibition for the first time.

A group of companies from the Czech Republic has presented innovative solutions and shared its ideas and developments within the framework of the "round table talk" from the Czech Water Alliance on the topic "Czech Water Technologies".

Also, along with the Exhibition, the Symposium has been organized together with German climatic associations BDH and FGK on the topic "Effective systems for heating and cooling in aggregation with renewable energy sources", which has highlighted the recent progress in the sphere of development and use of energy efficient equipment and materials for engineering systems and heat protection of buildings.

Another feature of KazBuild 2014 and Aqua-Therm Almaty 2014 has been the participation of SUE "Business Incubator of Kurgan region on behalf of a separate division of Kurgan Regional Centre of Export Support" from Kurgan region and of the Fund "Corporation for Enterprise Development of Ulyanovsk Region", which in turn held a seminar on the topic "Current state of the economy and business development trends in the Republic of Kazakhstan. Prospects for the development of industrial cooperation between enterprises of the Ulyanovsk region and Kazakhstan enterprises". During the seminar the Memorandum of Cooperation has been signed between the Fund "Corporation for Enterprise Development of Ulyanovsk Region" and KazBusinessConsulting LLP.

Traditionally, KazBuild 2014 and Aqua-Therm Almaty 2014 have had a contest of innovations in the construction industry "Goods. Brands. Technologies". The contest was attended by the companies (manufacturers, distributors and others.), which represents innovative materials, tools, equipment, technologies and services in Kazakhstan.

Among the winners in the section of KazBuild 2014 are the following: in the category "Best Technological Product" – B.T. Innovation GmbH with its magnetic system MagFly® AP; in the category "Best Eco-Friendly Product" – the Company "Gipsopolimer", which has presented the product "Ecopol – self-levelling floor"; in the category "Best Innovative Product" – Leybold Optics (Bühler) with energy-saving coatings: application equipment and technologies; and in the category "Manufacturer of the Year" – "Unifence" Company with its gabion structures.

In the section of Aqua-Therm Almaty 2014 the following companies have become the best: in the category "Best Innovative Product" – the Company SANTEHPLAST and its HTP push system of rapid installation without tools; in the category "Best Technological Product" – Trading House STF "Arystan" LLP with pipes for non-freezing water-supply pipeline networks ISOPROFLEX; in the category "Best Energy-Efficient Product" – Grundfos Kazakhstan LLP with a remote control system GRM and in the category "Best Eco-Friendly Product" – Bastion CJSC, which has presented its heat communicator TEPLOCOM-GSM.

The organizers of the event are Kazakhstan Exhibition Company "Iteca" and its international partner ITE Group PLC (United Kingdom). Official support for the event has traditionally been provided by the Ministry of Investment and Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Ministry of National Economy of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Committee for Construction, Housing and Land Management of the Republic of Kazakhstan, and Almaty City Administration. A partner of Aqua-Therm Almaty 2014 has been Grundfos Kazakhstan LLP.

Socially active mobile applications for iOS and Android have become new convenient service products of the Exhibitions. Now you can find any information on Exhibitions in your mobile phone, view photos and videos, opinions of participants and visitors, and leave your comments.

More information is available on the sites www.kazbuild.kz and www.aquatherm-almaty.kz.


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