The first event was held under the name of bauma Africa, and it celebrated a successful premiere with 754 exhibitors from 38 countries and 14,700 visitors from over 100 countries. As part of their cooperation on international construction machinery events, Messe München and AEM announced at bauma in 2013 their intention to set up a joint venture in Africa. This joint venture will be organizing the upcoming trade show as BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA. The event will retain the current successful exhibition team and its CEO Elaine Crewe.
|Website||BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA 2015|
|Event location||Johannesburg Expo Centre, Johannesburg, Südafrika|
|Event duration||September 15–18, 2015|
|Rotation||every 3 years|
|Offer||All around construction sites: construction vehicles / earth-moving machines / road construction & maintenance / pipe & cable laying / lifting appliances & conveyors / construction equipment, tools & special systems / handling & processing concrete & mortar / formwork & scaffoldings / site installations Mining, extraction & processing of raw materials: machines for extraction of raw materials & for mining / handling / mineral processing Production of building materials: manufacture of cement, lime & gypsum compounds for building materials / concrete, concrete products & pre-fabricated components / asphalt / pre-mixed dry mortar, plaster, screed, lime sandstone / building material handling & packaging Component & service suppliers: transmission engineering, fluid technology & power generation / test, measurement & process control engineering / communication & navigation / job safety|
|Target group||Experts from the following sectors: Construction enterprises Contractors Construction machinery manufacturers Construction machinery trade and service-providers Construction machinery leasing companies Building materials industry Mine owners, mining companies Architects offices Engineering companies Ministries, associations, universities, research and development|