A world-class multi-purpose venue
In keeping with the requirements of the exhibition industry, the structure included 10 column-free halls, one of which can be converted into a multi-purpose arena with seating for up to 13,500.
The proximity of the site to the airport presented various challenges, most notably a strict height restriction on construction equipment. The massive football field-sized steel roofs had to be welded at ground level and installed by jacks, requiring a high degree of precision.
Since its opening in December 2005, AsiaWorld-Expo has played host to a vast array of international events, including the mega ITU TELECOM WORLD 2006, Asian Aerospace International Expo and Congress 2007 and the China Sourcing Fairs among many others.