Innovative Materials and Progressive Procedures at Coneco

The spring season represents an ideal starting point for building, reconstructing, thermal insulating, gardens beautifying and smaller or bigger home repairing. The construction season in Slovakia is traditionally kicked off by the international construction fair Coneco. The already 36th edition of the fair enlists in its profile current topics that react to the actual situation in construction industry and brings many novelties. The combination of the Coneco fair with the 25th energy efficiency fair Racioenergy brings progressive and sustainable energy sources, passive and low-energy houses, revitalization of buildings and wooden houses. From 25th to 28th March 2015 the total area of 35 000 m2 will present 487 exhibitors from 11 countries.

The motto of the last CONECO fair “Modern and Economic” transforms itself in the 2015 into a more specific form. The whole offer at the Coneco and Racioenergy is aimed at savings during construction and operation of houses; the offer starts with basic construction materials and ends at the internal managing intelligent systems. At the fair, visitors will be offered a complex range of products for construction and reconstruction – from building materials to windows, doors, roofs, floors, air-conditionings, electrical installations, saunas, whirlpools, garage doors to garden equipment.

Free advice on choosing windows and doors and their implementation into buildings will be available at the fair. At the common stand of team of specialists, the visitors can find the ideal solution for comfortable home at one place with a team of suppliers that offer high-quality construction products. The offer of exhibitors contains such novelties as smart glass that turns to opaque by a single touch; bioclimatic plaster and screed that thanks to special treatment prevents the growth of mold, absorbs odours and reduces indoor humidity; wood-aluminium entrance doors with LED backlight and fingerprint / smart phone technology opening and many more.   

The novelty of this years´ fair is a specialized section titled Water. Professional conference on this topic is aimed at sustainable development, flood control and support in water management. The programme also contains commemoration of the World Water Day with the aim to inform the wide public and visitors on the vital importance of water, to raise the awareness on mutual relations between water and energy (saving water saves energy) and introduce technologies leading to savings and environmental protection. The patronage over the new section Water was taken by the Ministry of Environment.     

The section dedicated to wooden houses will be once again an important part of the fair. Moreover, compared to the last years´ edition, this one will be even bigger and richer. The modern wooden houses, besides representing a healthy and ecological living, also bring a huge advantage in terms of significant energy savings. Coneco will provide you with a great opportunity to get acquainted with a real wooden house that will be built right in the premises of the exhibition area. The professionals present at the fair will answer all questions concerning the wooden houses. Within the stand the visitors can vote in the competition for The Wooden House of the Year 2014 and win interesting prizes.   

The Salon of Architecture will bring a showcase of winning works of prestigious professional polls. The fair also covers the area of historical monuments through block of lectures on this topic under the patronage of the Ministry of Culture SR. The professional programme is also aimed at the question of “green” buildings, safety at construction sites, building restoration, possibilities of entering the market in the construction and energy sectors abroad and mutual trade possibilities in Hungary.

The Slovak Championship of vocational scholars in roofing crafts with international participation will surely enhance the fair, as well as the international competition of painters – students, both being organized by professional guilds.

The Coneco and Racioenergy fairs are open from 25th to 28th March 2015 from 9am to 6pm, on Saturday till 4pm.  

For more information please contact:

Martina Macková
Incheba, a.s.
Viedenská cesta 3-7
851 01 Bratislava, Slovakia
M + 421 911 100 726
T  + 421 2 6727  3345