Rachana expo opens its doors for visitors

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 11 Jan 2019 09:31:13


Business Bureau,

Much awaited event of the Indian Institute of Architects’ (IIA) - Rachana, an exposition of building and interior design materials, building services, home and office automation systems and construction equipment, opened its doors for the visitors on Thursday.
The four-day exhibition is being held at Ladies Club Ground, Civil Lines from January 10 to 13. The organisers also released exhibitors’ directory on the occasion which contains details of all those who are participating in the event.

The timings are from 11 am to 9 pm. The mega event was inaugurated by Architect Sunil Degwekar, Treasurer of IIA, Nagpur Chapter in the presence of Ar Sujit Rodge, Secretary and Convener of Rachana 2019, Ar Parikshit Choudhari, Co-convener, Ar P S Ahuja, Chairman, IIA, Nagpur Centre, Ar Raviraj Sarwate, Vice Chairman, Ar Parag Yelne, Treasurer, Ar Jiten Shrivastava, Ar Atulchandra Mendhekar and Ar Aniket Khodwe.

While giving the welcome speech Ar Sujit Rodge said, “Nagpur is becoming one of the big commercial, transport and business centres of India and thus it is right time to focus on the opportunities that this city offers. Eventually the economic growth of the city acts as a catalyst for the development of construction industry of the region.”
Ar Sunil Degwekar said, “IIA Nagpur Centre is the only centre in India to organise Rachana consecutively for 22 times”.

The visitors will be able to witness some of the best products and innovations in the building industry in recent times. The best-designed, arranged, presented and managed stalls will be awarded first, second, third and two consolation prizes. ‘Certificate of participation’ will be awarded to every exhibitor.

The products and solutions on display at ‘Rachana’ are bathroom and kitchen fittings and fixtures, building services like drainage, water supply, etc., ceramics and stones, coatings, adhesives and sealants, construction equipment and tools, concrete and allied products, decorative items, doors and windows, elevators and escalators, electrical cables and systems, facades, false ceiling products, flooring and cladding, furniture and furnishings, fire detection and life saving equipment, glazing products, heating, ventilation, air conditioning, interior and exterior lighting, landscaping and allied products, modular furniture, office automation, paints and wall papers, pre-engineered buildings, security and safety equipment, scaffolding, swimming pools, solar photo-voltaic system, solar hot water system, thermal insulation, waste management, water technology and waterproofing.