SteelFab 2019, the region’s premier metalworking event, opens today at Expo Centre Sharjah with more than 300 leading manufacturers and suppliers taking part.
Exhibitors at the 15th edition of SteelFab, which will run till January 17, will showcase the latest innovations belonging to more than 1,000 brands that specialise in welding, cutting, grinding, pipe and tube machinery, and other technologies and solutions.
The exhibitors will offer innovative solutions that meet the daily challenges faced by companies and factories, such as high-capacity systems for handling panels and rebar systems.
The event provides an opportunity for companies and manufacturers to learn about the latest technologies and equipment that provide a fast return on investment and low costs for manufacturers of warehouse and other complex structures, organisers said.
Many national pavilions and exhibitors will showcase advanced systems and solutions that enable the lifting and handling of materials in various industries, while also ensuring the highest levels of safety. The exhibitors will also showcase advanced automated container packaging systems that provide fast port delivery speeds.
There will also be equipment intended for precast concrete plants, and low-cost European laser systems that provide all the advanced features and functions required for metal cutting, in addition to steel-making machines and artificial intelligence-driven robots.
Italy, Germany, the United Kingdom, Taiwan, China, India, Pakistan and many European and North American countries have a significant presence at the show.
The exhibition will also witness the participation of many national and foreign companies operating in the UAE.