The United Architects of the Philippines (UAP) Negrense Chapter will hold the 1st Negros Building and Construction Exposition on December 7-13, 2009 at the North Atrium of SM City Bacolod. The event, aptly called NBEX2009, which will be launched in line with the National Architecture Week, will showcase and promote different construction materials and methodologies of Negros Occidental.

The opening ceremony will be held on December 7 at 4PM with guests Neg. Occ. Governor Hon. Isidro P. Zayco, and Vice-Governor Hon. Emilio L. Yulo III.

Themed “Showcasing trends & technologically advanced materials and services in the building construction industry,” NBEX2009 aims to update and advance the Negros Building and construction industry by providing adequate and alternative solutions to the Architectural, Engineering and Real Estate Developers and at the same time promote the local and national constructions material suppliers and services.

This exposition will also give opportunity for Negrenses to be updated with the various building and construction products available in the market today. This will also serve as a venue for exhibitors to showcase their products.

The event will be participated by exhibitors from the Architecture, Interior Design and Engineering Services, Electrical and Mechanical Systems, Building Integrated Systems, Air conditioning and Refrigeration, Glass, Wood and Metal, Paints, Stone and masonry, Bathrooms fixtures, Landscape and Gardening.