No other trade show represents more sectors of the construction industry than CONEXPO-CON/AGG. It is an international exposition that takes place every three years. This tradeshow is always held in Las Vegas, Nevada and this year the show dates were March 7-11. Pyramid Logistics plays a major role in tradeshow services, from tradeshow transportation to set-up to warehouse storage afterward. This year was no exception. Pyramid Logistics assisted their clients in transporting and setting up their trade show displays. Afterward they will safely store client materials until they will be needed at the next trade show.

At the CONEXPO-CON/AGG tradeshow, every major construction industry is represented. This year there were over 2,500 exhibitors in over 2,500,000 square feet of exhibition space. The convention’s goal is for the attendees to be able to see the future of their industry. They hope to help business owners make their businesses more profitable and run more efficiently.

During the convention over 150 education sessions took place for the benefit of the attendees. Education seminars emphasized contemporary industry issues and trends, management and applied technology. Session topics ranged from technology, business management, workforce development and the future of equipment technology.

From contractors to dealers & distributors, service providers, engineers and producers, CONEXPO-CON/AGG brings together construction professionals from all disciplines. At the trade show, business owners can network and become aware of the latest technologies and innovations in equipment, products and services. The organizers had product concentration areas and specialized exhibit pavilions. For those attending this made it easier to locate specific products, industry services and any specific exhibitors of interest.

This trade show is so important to the construction industry because it brings together construction professionals from across all disciplines: asphalt, aggregates, concrete, earthmoving, lifting, mining and utilities. Contractors account for 63{af546aafc0f27b9057d9fa8954cfd21983fbb900a2caff2a5034cacc40465d63} of the attendees, dealers and distributors make-up about 17{af546aafc0f27b9057d9fa8954cfd21983fbb900a2caff2a5034cacc40465d63} of those who attend and manufacturing makes up about 7{af546aafc0f27b9057d9fa8954cfd21983fbb900a2caff2a5034cacc40465d63}. Those are the top three groups which attend the tradeshow. Other construction industries make up the balance of all those who attend, including government and institutional sector officials.

The CONEXPO-CON/AGG tradeshow was born in 1996 when CONEXPO and CON/AGG combined. This year the IFPE exposition for fluid power/motion control/power transmission joined the exposition. But the main focus is on construction, aggregates and ready mix concrete. CONEXPO-CON/AGG is acknowledged as the largest event for worldwide construction and construction materials industries from around the world. Hundreds of industry  meetings are held, including the annual convention of industry associations meetings are held in conjunction with the trade show.

 

Las Vegas is the most popular location for trade shows in the world and the number one tradeshow is CONEXPO-CON/AGG. Would you believe that there are over 10,000 trade shows in the United States each year? In 2014 alone there were 5,169,054 attendees to trade shows and events in Las Vegas. The second largest tradeshow is the International Electronics Show, International CES, both are held in Las Vegas. With this incredibly large number of expositions, tradeshows, and conventions, it can seem overwhelming. Choosing the right company to help you with your trade show logistics could give you the success you are hoping to find at these events. If you want the best in tradeshow set-up and turn-key ready operations, choose Pyramid Logistics. They have the expertise you’ve been looking for .

Selecting a company to deliver and set up your displays, and deliver and set up your merchandise, could determine the success of your exhibit at the event. Pyramid Logistics is highly experienced and expert in getting what you need to get done on time and to your specifications. We can even take down and store your displays and materials if needed. We maintain a large warehouse for the storage needs of our clients. We pride ourselves in providing the expertise that our customers need and want. Your success at an event will depend upon your exhibit, set up correctly and on time. You can depend on Pyramid Logistics for all of your tradeshow service needs. Many of the exhibitors at CONEXPO-CON/AGG rely upon us to take care of their exhibit set up, delivery of merchandise and take down and storage of their exhibits. Shouldn’t you also?

This year’s CONEXPO-CON/AGG convention was an amazing success. Congratulations to the trade show’s sponsors and producers! The principal sponsor was the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM), National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA) and National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA). The show sponsor is Associated General Contractors of America (AGC), AEM is the show producer. Begin to plan now for the next trade show. Your trade show transportation, services and logistics can all be handled by Pyramid Logistics. The Construction Industry trusts us to fill their trade show needs, shouldn’t you? Contact Pyramid Logistics today. The next trade show will be here before you know it.