Nailn Manorathne, Chief Marketing officer of UTE handing over the sponsorship cheque to Chandima Weerakkody, Minister of Skills Development and Vocational Training

United Tractor & Equipment (Pvt) Limited (UTE), Sri Lanka’s leading engineering solution’s company has announced their engagementas the Main Partner for Construction Machinery Equipment for the upcoming ‘Construct Exhibition 2017’.

‘Construct Exhibition 2017’ is organized by the National Construction Association of Sri Lanka (NCASL), and this year’s event is being held from the 25 to 27 August 2017, for the 17th consecutive year.

UTE’s sponsorship agreement was presented to the organisers recently during the event launch ceremony, attended by distinguished invitees and senior officials in the construction fraternity.

Recognised as Sri Lanka’s No. 1 Construction Exhibition, this event is the largest, most prestigious and influential exhibition to be held in South Asia showcasing the entire value chain of the building and construction industry with all stakeholders present under one roof.

“The annual Construction Exhibition organised by NCASL continues to be the country’s premier event to showcase products and services related to the construction industry. We are proud to partner Construct 2017 and create awareness of UTE’s new and innovative products, and engineering solutions helpingour nation’s construction industry prosper. This exhibition is also a platform to showcase UTE’s engineering solutions in championing the country’s construction industry,” said Riyad Ismail, CEO UTE Engineering.

Showcasing UTE’s engineering solutions is the new CAT 426F2Backhoe Loader, to be unveiled at the Exhibition. Ideally suited for local terrains, and attractively priced, this machine will impress contractors for its affordability, quality, endurance, performance, parts availability and UK configuration.

“UTE has continuously led the construction industry as the pioneering supplier of Construction Machinery since 1947. As we celebrate our 70th anniversary we feel it is fitting to showcase our products and capabilities by taking part in the leading Construction exhibition in the country,” said Nalin Manorathne, Chief Marketing Officer, UTE.