ABEC Exhibitions & Conferences Pvt. Ltd. & ITE proudly partnered with Pune Construction Engineering Research Foundation PCERF with a vision of taking the building and construction industry to greater heights, and organized Constro International Fair 2018 Pune, through the 18th to the 21st of January 2018 at the Agriculture College Ground in Pune.

‘‘Constro International Fair 2018 has unleashed multiple business opportunities to the participants as a result of the, shared know-how during the event. It has proved to be the information hub of rapid developments in the Future of the Building Industry and also a launch-pad for many new services and technologies in the Construction Industry. Constro 2018 has matched International benchmarks in terms of facilities offered, overall business and social ambiance. ‘’-Sumit Gandhi (Chairman & Managing Director ABEC Exhibitions & Conferences Pvt. Ltd)

Constro International Fair, the flagship event of PCERF, started in the year 1985.

The theme for this year, ‘Latest Trends in Building Services and Products – The Future of Buildings.’, propagated the relentless purpose to constantly evolve and celebrate innovation. Constro raised the bar by exhibiting global products, sharing tomorrow’s knowledge today, and showcasing ground-breaking advancements in the building and construction industry. The fair established itself as the most credited expo in the infrastructure & civil engineering industry in India, sprawled across an area of 21,078.00sq.m, with participation from more than 250 Exhibitors, attendance of over 97,578 visitors and more than 15,000 business delegates.

It assimilated the finest global brands, government bodies, engineers, construction companies, developers, architects, and designers, on one platform to display and source products and services pragmatically. Constro 2018 hosted and promoted innovations and technology in the industry as well as created better networking opportunities among procurement companies and suppliers and enabled Industry exhibitors to showcase their extensive range and promotions.

The Grand Inaugural Ceremony of the 15th edition of Constro International Fair 2018 at its home turf, Pune, set the tone for 4 power packed days to follow.The curtain raiser event took place on the 18th of January, 2018, at the Constro Auditorium at the lush Agricultural College Ground Pune.

Keeping with tradition, the auspicious morning started off with the ribbon cutting ceremony by Chief Guest Shri. Atul Chordia, followed by the National anthem, soulful renditions of the Ganesh Vandana and Gurbani. Post the symbolic lighting of the lamp by all the dignitaries present, the emcee, none other than Ar. Mrinalini Sane, an Executive Committee Member of PCERF and the Convenor of the PCERF Padmashree BG Shirke Vidyarthi Competition, introduced Chief Guest, Mr. Atul Chordia Chairman Panchshil Realty, Keynote Speaker Mr. Shantilal Kataria President CREDAI Maharashtra, and Guest of Honour Mr. R. S. Kulkarni leading HVACR Consultant. Directors of ABEC Exhibitions & Conferences Pvt. Ltd. Mr. Sumit Gandhi Chairman & Managing Director ABEC & Mr. Manish Gandhi COO & Executive Director ABEC along with Mr. Vishwas Lokare- Chairman Constro’18 & President, PCERF , Mr. Naren Kothari Vice President, PCERF , Mr. Sanjay Vaichal Vice President PCERF, Mr. Jaideep Raje Hon. Treasurer of PCERF who honored The Constro International Fair 2018 platform with their presence and partaking in our prestigious inaugural ceremony. , Ar. Shirish Kembhavi convener Newsletter Committee Constro 2018 as well as Er. Manoj Deshmukh convener Souvenir 2018 were felicitated during the function.

Constro International Fair 2018 unleashed unparalleled business opportunities to all its exhibitors and has proved to be an informative hub of prompt developments in the industry as well as a launch-pad for new services and technologies in the construction sector.

To sum up Constro 2018 in the words of -Vishwas Lokare (President Pcerf, Chairman – Constro ’18) “Constro is not an event, it’s a movement, a platform with the primary objective to exchange and share information on techno-commercial advancements, industry trends and innovative concepts related to materials, machinery, methods, and projects and it abides by this core principle even in the 15th edition of Constro.”