Construction Expo

2019 Construction Expo (formerly called the Equipment Rodeo)

An exciting opportunity for students to explore the diverse careers related to the construction industry. FREE FOR STUDENTS AND FREE TO EXHIBIT!

  • DATE: Saturday, March 2, 2019
  • TIME: 12-5 PM
  • LOCATION: Marcelo’s Sand & Loam, 8811 Hergotz Ln, Austin, TX 78742

 

DEMO TYPES:

  • Heavy Equipment – Students are able to operate heavy equipment. Example: Pipe installation, Geotechnical rig, Mini-Excavator, Skid Steer, Skip Loader, D3 Dozer
  • Hand-on Activities – Students work with tools and small equipment doing real-world tasks. Example: Drone & survey station
  • Informational – Students learn about employment opportunities and skills necessary. Local educational programs and industry associations will hand out information about their programs and services

STUDENT REGISTRATION AND INFORMATION – DEADLINE: Friday, February 15, 2019

SPONSOR & EXHIBITOR INFORMATION

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Sponsorship funds will offset the costs of a tent, safety equipment for the students, drinking water and other necessities. In kind donations are also gratefully accepted and will be recognized in all promotional materials before and after the event.

Gold Hard Hat $1,000
• Company recognition on banner at the event
• Opportunity to provide company literature or giveaway item to the students
• Company recognition in all promotional materials before and after the event

Silver Hard Hat $500
• Opportunity to provide company literature or giveaway item to the students
• Company recognition in all promotional materials before and after the event

Bronze Hard Hat $250
• Company recognition in all promotional materials before and after the event

 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED 

At the event we need volunteers to help set up and breakdown, direct vehicles to parking area, guide student groups to each station, etc. Volunteers will be provided with lunch and water throughout the day.

SPONSOR & VOLUNTEER REGISTRATION  – DEADLINE: Friday, February 1, 2019

EXHIBITOR/DEMO REGISTRATION (FREE) – DEADLINE: Friday, February 1, 2019

THANK YOU TO OUR CURRENT SPONSORS AND EXHIBITORS!

 

ACEA Equipment Rodeo 2018 video

 

Equipment Rodeo Photos