Heavy Max, the show for heavy machinery, takes place from May 9 to 12 in Doha

Heavy Max, the show for heavy machinery, takes place from May 9 to 12 in Doha

Diary of Events

01 May 2016


May 8-9

Offshore Arabia Conference and Exhibition is a specialized event for the Offshore, Marine, Oil Spill and Environment sector in the Region, launched in 2004. Now in its eighth year, the exhibition occupies a key position in the Middle East and provides a platform for the Oil and Gas; Ports and Logistics; Marine and Maritime; Offshore Technologies; Environment and Coastal Protection; and Innovation and Offshore Opportunities sectors. 

The event is the ideal platform to meet and discuss the future of Offshore Environment, Oil and Gas, Marine and Renewable Energy Industry in the region and worldwide. It brings together industry professionals from all over the world to discuss the strategic, operational and technological developments in the Mena, sub-continent and Africa regions for energy and sea environment. 

The Offshore Arabia Conference and Exhibition is regarded as one of the preferred knowledge exchange platforms in the region. It provides a vital forum for professionals from the international response community, private sector, government, and non-governmental organizations to come together to tackle the challenges and work together toward mutual objectives, through the exchange of ideas and lessons learned from actual experiences and research around the world. 

Dubai Convention and Exhibition Centre, Dubai, UAE.



May 8-10

Automechanika Dubai is one of the largest international aftermarket trade shows for the wider Middle East. The show acts as the central trading link for markets that are difficult to reach connecting the wider Middle East, Africa, Asia and key CIS countries.

This year’s event will host over 2000 exhibitors showcasing over 2000 products spread over 17 halls.

Around 31,000 visitors are expected from over 130 countries, who will be looking to source products and services from leading local and international automotive aftermarket companies. The number of key buyers and decision makers attending the exhibition continues to rise each year, making the show an important source of new business contacts.

Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, UAE.



May 9-12

In support of the development and infrastructure boom across Qatar and the GCC region, Heavy Max 2016, the 13th International Exhibition for Heavy Machinery, will attract a massive number of manufacturers and suppliers from the world’s leading brands. Heavy Max showcases the latest cutting-edge construction machinery, equipment and systems and is an ideal platform to meet the demands of a billion-dollar-value construction market.

Covering a wide range of sectors across the building industry and bringing together top professional participants from all over the world, Heavy Max 2016 is expected to host 106 heavy machinery brands occupying over 3000 sqm of exhibition space.

Exhibitors will get the chance to showcase their machinery to thousands of visitors at Qatar’s leading exhibition for heavy machinery, in a time when the construction market is booming. They will also get exposure through the event’s  extensive publicity and media coverage and have the opportunity to meet and conduct business with local, regional and international decision makers, contractors and construction firms as well as to get involved in government tenders through potential buyers and generate profitable business deals. 

Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre, Doha, Qatar.



May 15-18

Inaugurated in 1996, Petrotech is the most established showcase of downstream hardware and services in the Middle East, highlighting new technologies and equipment to the refining and petrochemical industries. The event consists of a conference and exhibition. 

The top quality technical conference programme serves as a major highlight at Petrotech 2016, typically featuring over 90 high level technical papers. The conference also features keynote and plenary sessions which assemble high profile executives and technical experts from refining and marketing organisations worldwide, as well as representatives from associated industries, who address current issues of widespread importance to the downstream oil and gas industry.

The exhibition is the largest gathering of decision makers and end users in the Middle East. Over 3,600 attendees, in three days, under one roof are all looking for the best solutions for their business. As the Middle East’s leading downstream event, this is an unmissable opportunity to network with peers, discuss ideas and help grow business.

Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre (BIECC), Manama, Bahrain.


JIMEX 2016

May 16-19

JIMEX 2016 is an international machines and electro-mechanical equipment exhibition. It is the only event (UFI-approved) for machinery, electricity, energy, renewable energy and water, HVAC & R under one roof in Jordan. Over the years, the event, which mainly catered to the Jordanian and Middle Eastern markets, has grown in popularity and significance in other regions of the world also. 

The trade fair allows the presentation of new innovative products and technologies in the fields of industrial and construction machinery, electricity, automation, energy and renewable energy as well as heating, ventilation and air conditioning, industrial equipment and accessories.

Over 235 exhibitors will be participating in the trade show, representing more than 600 global trade marks. 

Amman International Motor Show, Amman, Jordan.

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