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20 Nov 2018

Sydney BUILD and CIVENEX Partnership Announcement

Sydney BUILD and CIVENEX Partnership Announcement
Sydney, NSW: Oliver Kinross the organiser of Sydney Build, a leading and large-scale construction show & expo for NSW, is proud to announce that Sydney Build 2019 will be held in partnership with CIVENEX, Australia's premier infrastructure expo organised by IPWEA for over 60 years. The two shows combined look to form the largest construction trade show in Australia.

The Sydney Build Expo and CIVENEX partnership will offer attendees a chance to build connections, enhance industry knowledge, and generate business at a major indoor and outdoor show taking over all of the Royal Hall of Industries, the Hordern Pavilion and adjacent outdoor grounds.

The Sydney Build Expo hosts exhibitors and attendees across the construction industry and is strategically co-hosting with CIVENEX, a successful imitative held by the IPWEA (Institute of Public Works Engineering Australia), in order to extend the show further into the infrastructure industries.

“The Sydney Build show aligned with IPWEA (NSW)’s long history with CIVENEX has allowed for a beneficial partnership to produce and host a massive event for all those involved in the planning, design, construction and maintenance of our build environment and public infrastructure, not just in NSW but across the nation. From trade exhibition to innovative and cutting-edge seminars, there will be a comprehensive program and displays. The partnering of the organisations will bring together all sectors of this large and diverse industry bringing huge benefits and capacity to exhibitors and attendees.”

- John Roydhouse, IPWEA (NSW) CEO

Both the Sydney BUILD Expo and CIVENEX will bring together thousands of professionals across 5 show zones: Build Zone; BIM and Digital Construction Zone; Kitchen, Bathroom & Interior Zone; Modular, Prefab & Form Zone; Plant Machinery & Equipment Zone.

“Our partnership with CIVENEX will take Sydney Build to the next level. Working alongside IPWEA the organisers of CIVENEX, an event with a strong and deep history in Australia, will help consolidate Sydney Build as the leading construction event in the region. But more importantly, the partnership brings together the construction and infrastructure industries, making the events wider attended and more meaningful for Sydney and Australia's built environment.”

- James McKenzie, Sydney BUILD Event Director

With extensive support from key stakeholders in government, associations and industry; the two events are delighted to deliver excellent content, premium networking opportunities, and top-class entertainment! Registration for the events are free and attendees will have unrestricted access to all the conferences and CPD accredited workshops at Sydney BUILD. Registration can be made at: and htp://

“After hosting CIVENEX for in excess of 60 years, it is exciting to bring back a new fresh approach to this premier infrastructure trade expo. Partnering with Sydney Build has created a massive opportunity for stakeholders in the industry to experience a state of the art exposition and learning centre within the heart of the Sydney CBD.”

- John Roydhouse, IPWEA (NSW) CEO