UK and Irish construction companies are some of the strongest internationally and the reputation of this section of the industry is second to none. In addition to the major international engineering consultancies, architecture and commercial practices regularly appear in the top rankings of world league tables. Product manufacturers and suppliers are also a key part of the industry and companies in the sector have an annual turnover of over £40 billion. In many sectors, these firms are world leaders and over £5 billion of construction products and materials are exported from the UK annually.
The portfolio of events for the construction industry at Pattern covers building machinery, building materials, forestry, roofing, timber products and more. The potential number of buyers reached at these events stretches across the globe with events hosted in Germany, China, Vietnam, Russia, India, Turkey and South Africa.