20th International Specialized Exhibition BUDPRAGRES '2012 is over

20th International Specialized Exhibition BUDPRAGRES '2012 took place in Minsk on September 3-6, 2012. The Exhibition was organized by JSC "MinskExpo" under the support of the Ministry of Architecture and Construction of Belarus and Belarusian Union of Builders. The exhibition gathered more than 350 participants from 12 countries (Austria, Belarus, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Russia, Turkey, Ukraine, Finland, Czech Republic and Switzerland).

Welcoming speech to participants and guests of the exhibition addressed Irina Arkhipova, first Deputy Minister of Architecture and Construction of Belarus. The official opening ceremony was also attended by Galina Polyanskaya, chairman of the Standing Committee on housing policy and construction of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus.

BUDPRAGRES is the largest event in Belarus in the field of construction. The exhibition covers a wide spectrum of construction activities: building materials, technologies and design; engineering services and equipment for buildings and structures; outdoor landscaping; construction and road machinery; tools and equipment; architecture and design; lighting equipment; engineering; heating and ventilation; plumbing; energy- and resource savings.