- The development of technology witnessed in the industry and metal forming sector will be the hallmark of Steel Fab 2020.
- The Sharjah Expo is keen annually to develop the activities of "Steel Fab."
- The exhibition will witness the organization of the first competition for the best welding.
At least 300 companies and 700 brands from 35 countries will showcase advanced technology and participate in the 16th metal industry and steel exhibition, Steel Fab 2020, from January 13-16 at the Expo Centre Sharjah. The most recent innovations in the forefront in the steel industry, metal forming, surface preparation, finishing and cutting, welding tools and techniques, and machinery manufacturing reflect the importance of the exhibition. It is the most prominent trade event specialized in the field of steel industry at the level of the UAE and the region.
Saif Muhammad Al Midfa, CEO of the Sharjah Expo Center, stressed that the development of technology witnessed in the industry and metal forming sector will be the hallmark of Steel Fab 2020. Most companies will focus on presenting and displaying the latest global innovations and making them accessible to those interested. That would help them achieve excellence within a highly competitive market, which will enhance the exhibition’s role and importance as a leading stop for companies in the region. Manufacturers searching for appropriate technology will find what meets the needs of their factories annually.
He pointed out that the Sharjah Expo is keen annually to develop the activities of “Steel Fab” continuously to enhance its role as one of the most prominent international events specializing in the iron and steel industry. He hopes to double its importance as a leading regional and international platform to introduce the latest technologies and innovations to the metal business market.
It is also part of the Expo Centre’s endeavor to revitalize the iron and steel industry in the state and the region, and to serve and support the various sectors associated with it, by bringing together active manufacturers in the field of metal works from various regions of the world. Professional associations, international institutions, and stakeholders will also be there, under the umbrella of this event.
On his part, Sultan Shattaf, Director of Sales and Marketing Department at the Expo Center Sharjah, expected that the new session of Steel 2020 will witness a better performance than previous sessions. The reputation that the exhibition enjoys was reflected in its attraction to major international and local companies, as were events that will be witnessed, where live shows will be organized to the latest innovations in the field of metal industry and shaping.
The exhibition will witness the organization of the first competition for the best welding in cooperation with Lincoln Electric and the Middle East Institute for Industrial Training. The winners will be awarded a wide range of prizes in addition to providing accredited certificates to the contest participants.
Steel Fab 2020 will be held in conjunction with the fifth session of the “Fasteners World Middle East” trade event, dedicated to the fastening industry, which provides comprehensive coverage of the means of industrial installation, assembly and installation systems, the technology or means of installation and storage services and logistics services.