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CONSTRUCTION PORTFOLIO OF EVENTS

What to expect at The Big 5 Dubai 2022

2000
+

Exhibitors

60
+

Exhibiting Countries

55000
+

In-Person Visitors

6

Specialised shows

The most influential event for the construction industry

For over 40 years, The Big 5 has provided an unmatched platform for the global construction industry to secure new business across the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia:

  • Live product showcases
  • Knowledge exchange
  • Networking opportunities

Join us in person and online to accelerate your business today.

Connecting buyers and sellers for 40+ years

The Big 5 has launched hundreds of thousands of products into the Middle East, Africa and South Asia. The event serves as a platform to facilitate partnerships, reconnect with clients, advance knowledge and industry best practices, and to propel local and international businesses into the market.

Generate new business opportunities and get leads

Access key buyers in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia

Get insights into booming construction markets

Meet distributors and agents to increase your international presence

Helping exhibitors find new business

said The Big 5 is
important for their business.

rated the quality of visitors
from good to excellent.

said they closed deals
or made sales.

Take a leap, over $2.1 trillion in un-awarded business.
Here is your opportunity.

United Arab Emirates

The Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030 and the Dubai 2040 Urban Masterplan provide the framework for more than 1,800 major projects worth just over $700 billion.*

Saudi Arabia

Over $1.34 trillion worth of projects are planned or under way to support the the Saudi transformation vision by 2030, including the $500 billion Neom giga project.*

Egypt

The busiest projects market over the past two years is Egypt with just under $570 billion worth of active projects including the NEW Cairo Monorail and upgrades to multiple local sea ports.*

* MEED

Covering the full construction cycle and beyond

Find the products you are looking for, all under one roof from the best international and local industry-leading suppliers, who showcase their latest construction innovations and solutions.

Product sectors

Click on the product category below to see the
type of products that will be on display:

BUILDING ENVELOPE & SPECIAL CONSTRUCTION

  • Elevators, Escalators & Access Control
  • Metal, Steel & Aluminium
  • Roofing, Cladding & Glazing
  • Special Construction
  • Windows and Doors Hardware & Accessories
  • Windows, Doors & Sun Protection Systems

BUILDING INTERIORS & FINISHES

  • Ceramics & Tiles
  • Coatings, Sealants & Adhesives
  • Flooring, Ceiling, Walling & Other Interior Finishes
  • Indoor Architectural Lighting
  • Kitchen, Bathroom & Sanitary Ware

CONSTRUCTION TOOLS & PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT

  • Hardware, Construction Tools & Equipment
  • Work Safety Equipment & Gear

DIGITAL CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTS & SERVICES

  • 3D Printing
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI)
  • Construction Management & Software
  • Geospatial Technology
  • Information Management & Data Science
  • Unmanned & Autonomous Technology
  • Visualisation
  • Wearables

INTELLIGENT BUILDINGS

  • Home & Building Energy Efficiency
  • Smart Home & Building Management Systems
  • Smart Materials

MEP SERVICES

  • Electrical Systems & Products
  • Pumps, Pipes & Plumbing
  • Safety, Security & Fire Protection
  • Water Technology

OFFSITE & MODULAR CONSTRUCTION

  • Bathroom & Kitchen Pods
  • Framing Solutions in Steel and Timber
  • Modular MEP Systems
  • Modular Volumetric Systems
  • Prefabricated Building Components
  • Pre-engineered Building Services

SOLAR PRODUCTS, TECHNOLOGIES & SERVICES

  • Energy Storage Solutions
  • Photovoltaics
  • Solar Technologies & Services
  • Solar Thermal Technologies

Specialised Events

Click on the specialised event category below to see the type of products that will be on display:

THE BIG 5 HEAVY

  • Lifting, Materials Handling & Transportation
  • PMV
  • Quarrying & Mining
  • Site Equipment
  • Subsurface

MIDDLE EAST CONCRETE

  • Aggregate & Aggregate Processing
  • Batching Equipment
  • Block Paver & Tile Production Equipment
  • Cement & Cementious Products
  • Chemicals & Admixtures
  • Concrete Cutting Equipment
  • Concrete Reinforcements
  • Concrete Repair Equipment
  • Decorative Concrete
  • Formwork & Scaffolding
  • Pre-cast Production & Equipment
  • Raw Materials Extraction Equipment
  • Readymix Concrete
  • Rebar & Rebar Processing
  • Surface Preparation
  • Test, Measurement & Control Engineering

HVACR EXPO

  • Air Conditioning, Refrigeration & Heating
  • Air Flow, Air Quality & Ventilation
  • HVACR Equipment & Services

MIDDLE EAST STONE

  • Finished & Unfinished Stone
  • Stone Design
  • Stone Processing, Installation & Maintenance
  • Stone Quarrying & Mining

URBAN DESIGN & LANDSCAPE EXPO

  • Hard Landscaping
  • Irrigation & Drainage
  • Materials & Components
  • Specialist Sectors
  • Sports & Playgrounds

FM EXPO

  • Commercial Cleaning & Hygiene
  • FM Products & Services
  • Waste & Recycling

Features

Click on the Featured event category below to see the type of products that will be on display:

DIGITAL CONSTRUCTION WORLD

As the construction industry grows, it is very crucial to add technology in the building process. At The Big 5, we are putting the spotlight on innovative construction technology.

START-UP CITY

Start-up City is the innovation platform where the startup ecosystem and the construction industry come together.

“This is amazing. It shows that business is back to normal. This is the most relevant crowd we have seen! We have also made many appointments with international visitors.”

M. Asghar M. Hussain

Managing Director , Water Seal Insulation Mat. Cont. Co. LLC

“It’s been a very successful show for us, the quality of visitors we met was excellent. ”

Steve Day

Sales Manager , Goveco

“We are impressed with the innovation, quality, sustainability, and designs of these high-quality European brands, and are looking forward to sourcing more of them for our distinguished developments across Dubai.”

Farhad Azizi

CEO , Azizi Development

“The exhibition is good. It showcases many products using latest technologies. Impressive! I was able meet some business owners and exchange contacts for future business.”

Alex Tochukwu

Engineer , YAS Airconditioning Supplies Industry LLC

“Thought I would be there for an hour, stayed for five.”

Christopher Seymour

Managing Director , Mott MacDonald Middle East

“It is great to be back again, meeting face-to-face, with the whole construction community. We have been amazed by the crowd we have seen. It is very impressive and great for us to meet new client prospects.”

Alejandro Bonilla Corzo

Corporate Marketing Director , Forsa S.A

5 - 8 DECEMBER 2022
Dubai World Trade Centre

CONTACT US
Visiting Enquiries
Sales Enquiries
Hussein Abdel Khalik

Sponsorship Enquiries
Ressa Amparo

Note: Admission is free for trade and industry professionals. Visitors under age 18 will not be permitted.