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Press release: The Big 5 Construct Egypt concludes its 4th edition by celebrating industry excellence at The Big 5 Egypt Impact Awards

Post on27 JUL 2022

The Big 5 Construct Egypt concludes its 4th edition by celebrating industry excellence at The Big 5 Egypt Impact Awards

  • The Arab Contractors Company score 6 awards, including the coveted Contractor of the Year
  • dmg events expands its presence in Egypt by launching the Egypt Infrastructure & Water Expo in June 2023

Cairo, Egypt
28 June 2022,

The Big 5 Construct Egypt 2022 has concluded, having hosted more than 250 exhibiting companies from all around the world. The event, held under the patronage of His Excellency Dr. Moustafa Madbouly, Prime Minister of Egypt, has been hailed a success in gathering industry professionals from Egypt and beyond.

During the closing note, Muhammed Kazi, Vice President at organizers said: “On behalf of dmg events I want to extend a sincere thank you to all international and local exhibitors, our partners and sponsors for their support and participation. I look forward to welcoming you again next year from 19 to 21 June 2023”.

The international events organizer has announced an expansion with the launch of the Egypt Infrastructure & Water Expo, to run at the same time as The Big 5 Construct Egypt in June 2023.  “We are very excited to be bringing this new event to Egypt. Construction is part of the wider infrastructure development in Egypt and the demand as we have seen over the past three days, is unparalleled. We will be bringing dmg’s suite of partners from around the world to showcase the latest innovations and solutions in planning, water, waste management, utilities, and urban technologies to Cairo next year” – Kazi concluded.

 

The Big 5 Egypt Impact Awards

Closing the industry gathering this year, the The Big 5 Egypt Impact Awards ceremony recognized innovation and project excellence across Egypt’s construction industry.

On the occasion of the announcement of The Big 5 Egypt Impact Awards on the 27th of July, Merette Elsayed – Chief Commercial Officer – Hassan Allam Holding said: “As the Diamond Partner of The Big 5 Construct Egypt, Hassan Allam Holding is proud to support the industry recognition programme, The Big 5 Egypt Impact Awards. Huge congratulations to the 2022 winners for their success stories, inspiring the industry for the future.”

Eng. Walid Lotfy, Chief Executive Officer, Petrojet said: “Petrojet is truly honored to be part of The Big 5 Construct Egypt as a Diamond Partner, boasting the unique opportunity to support such inspiring programs as the The Big 5 Egypt Impact Awards”. He added: “A big hand goes to all those who won this year, and also to those who didn’t. You are all winners with your magnificent and inspirational work. Keep it up”.

22 award winners were announced at the gala dinner held yesterday in Cairo:

  1. Leadership Team of the Year: Amreyah Cement Management Team, Ameryah Cement
  2. Youth Engagement Initiative of the Year: BIM from seeding to harvest, by CAD MASTERS
  3. Infrastructure Project of the Year: Ismailia Tunnels (Tahya Masr), by Concord For Engineering & Contracting
  4. Male Construction Professional of the Year: Dr. Bahaa Wagdy, Concreative Consultancy
  5. Community Project of the Year: New Alamein City, Historical City Project, by The Joint Venture, Hassan Allam Construction and Consolidated Contractors Company
  6. Male Construction Leader of the Year: Hassan Mohamed Hassan Dorra, CRC DORRA
  7. Engineering Firm of the Year: Dar
  8. Smart City Initiative of the Year: New Administrative Capital Central Business District, by Dar
  9. Sustainable Initiative of the Year: Net Zero Carbon Buildings Commitment, by Dar
  10. Commercial Project of the Year: EGMED Head Office by Design Dialogue
  11. Female Construction Professional of the Year: Shimaa Mohamed Tawfeik Sallam, Hassan Allam Construction
  12. MEP (Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing) Project of the Year: District Cooling New Capital, by Hassan Allam Holding
  13. Partnership of the Year: Joint Venture, The Arab Contractors Company and El-Sewedy Electric
  14. Developer of the Year, in association with Hassan Allam Holding: Ora Developers Egypt
  15. Female Construction Leader of the Year: Eman Soliman, The Arab Contractors Company
  16. Award for Health and Safety: Bahr El Baqar Wastewater Treatment Plant, by The Arab Contractors Company
  17. Contractor of the Year: The Arab Contractors Company
  18. Innovation of the Year: Bahr El Baqar Wastewater Treatment Plant, by The Arab Contractors Company
  19. Residential Project of the Year: Historical City, Joint Venture, Hassan Allam Construction and Consolidated Contractors Company
  20. Consultancy of the Year: Vital Konzept
  21. Architecture Firm of the Year: ZDS Architects
  22. Power and Water Project of the Year: Bahr El Baqar Water Treatment Plant, The Arab Contractors Company

 

“It was an honour to host the second edition of the Impact Awards in Egypt, and we were overwhelmed with the number of nominations received. We saw some truly inspiring initiatives, and feel privileged to have been able to celebrate excellence alongside top industry professionals making the way to Egypt of the future.” – Kazi concluded.

The Big 5 Construct Egypt 2022 thanks its supporting partners Hassan Allam Holding, Petrojet, Redcon Construction, ASGC Construction, Kemet-Autodesk, Hanimex, T Track, TEMAK, Egyptian Facility Management Association, Egypt Green Building Council, Egyptian Businessmen’s Association, Project Management Institute, The Chartered Institute of Building, ABiQ, and Ventures ONSITE.

 

About The Big 5 Construct Egypt

The 4th edition of The Big 5 Construct Egypt was held from 25 -27 June at the Egypt International Exhibition Center (EIEC) in Cairo. It is the most important gathering for the global construction and infrastructure community in Egypt.

 

Launched in 2018, the event runs under the patronage of His Excellency Dr. Moustafa Madbouly, Prime Minister of the Arab Republic of Egypt, and is the only construction show endorsed by the Egyptian Ministry of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities. The event connects suppliers with quality buyers from across Africa, promoting innovation, sharing cutting edge knowledge and accelerating business.  To know more, visit www.thebig5constructegypt.com

 

About dmg events

dmg events is a leading organizer of face-to-face events and a publisher of trade magazines.

The company aims to keep businesses informed and connect them with relevant communities to create vibrant marketplaces and to accelerate their business through face-to-face events.

dmg events organizes more than 80 events across 25 countries, attracting over 425,000 attendees and delegates every year. The company’s portfolio of products includes many industry-leading events in the energy, construction, hospitality & design, coatings, and transportation sectors. ADIPEC, The Big 5, Gastech, EGYPS, The Hotel Show and INDEX are the company’s flagship events.