Report on the results of
XII International Trade Fair CommunTech - 2014
V Trade Fair RoadTechExpo - 2014

The X International Congress «Institutional and Technical Aspects of Reforming of Housing and Communal Services» and XII International Trade Fair «CommunTech – 2014» were held on 4 - 7 of November on the territory of International Exhibition Centre (15, Brovarsky Ave., Kyiv).

These events are aimed at description of strategic issues on development and reforming of housing and communal services, state policy realization in the sphere of energy efficiency and resource saving in the housing and communal services.

Organizers of the Congress and Exhibition:
- Ministry of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Communal Services of Ukraine;
- International Exhibition Centre, Ltd.
With the support of the Association of the Cities of Ukraine.

Improvement of living conditions, increase of service quality, accomplishment of cities, cleanliness of the environment directly depend on the latest technologies’ application, means of modernization of communal enterprises. Solution of these issues is impossible without prepared functioning of the complex economy. It includes water supply and sewage, heat and electricity supply, transport and road maintenance, environmentally friendly technologies at the enterprises etc.

Specialists work in these directions and have one common aim: comfort of citizens in everyday life and at the workplaces!
By this slogan we can combine the exhibition events, which took place simultaneously with the exhibition «CommunTech»: V Trade Fair «RoadTechExpo» (repair and maintenance of motor roads, road-building machinery, special machines, road traffic safety devices, illumination of motor roads), XIІ International Water Forum «AQUA UKRAINE» (water treatment, water supply, water removal, sewage treatment, engineering networks), VII International Trade Fair «Energy Efficiency. Renewable Energy» (energy effective and energy saving technologies in the power engineering, industry, building, housing and communal services, agroindustrial complex), IV Trade Fair «EuroBuildExpo» (industrial and housing building, materials and constructions), ІІ Trade Fair «Industrial Ecology» (industrial and dangerous wastes, cleanliness of industrial emissions, ecological monitoring), XI International Agroindustrial Trade Fair «AGROFORUM» (agricultural machinery, modern technologies in the plant growing, cattle breeding and poultry keeping).

On November 4th the official opening ceremony was attended by:
- Volodymyr Kistion — the First Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Regional Development, Construction and Housing and Communal Services of Ukraine
- Andriy Mokhnyk — the Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine
- Ihor Shvaika – the Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine
- Serhii Savchuk — the Head of State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine
- Walter Tretton — the Head of Operation Section for Energy, Environment, Transport, EU Delegation to Ukraine
- Anatoliy Tkachenko — Director General of the International Exhibition Centre
and other honourable guests.

This large-scale exhibition event combines the leading branches of economy and traditionally takes place at the end of the year. It gives an opportunity to summarize and determine the directions of the development and needs of housing and communal household, agroindustrial complex, industrial and building spheres: renewal of machinery, purchase of equipment, the latest technologies implementation, applying of the environmental protection measures. 305 companies demonstrated their achievements at the exposition of nearly 12000 sq.m. They represented products from 19 world countries: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Great Britain, Iran, Italy, Kazakhstan, the Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Spain, Turkey, Ukraine and the USA).

Novelty products at the exhibitions «CommunTech» and «RoadTechExpo»
were represented by both the constant participants and companies, which took part in the exhibition for the first time:

AutoKrAZ HJSC - the leader of domestic automotive industry, presented to the Ukrainian consumers three new items at once. Two of three novelties were made by KrAZ in partnership with Budshlyakhmash company: special vehicle with sand spreading and street washing equipment and road maintenance vehicle with salt spreading and snow removal equipment. The third new special vehicle is a vacuum street sweeper made by Turkish manufacturer KATMERCILER mounted on the universal KrAZ chassis;
Avtek, Supermarket of cargo machines - the exclusive distributor of the Turkish trademark HIDRO-MAK - represented modern garbage trucks;
Construction Machinery Ltd demonstrated the safest mini-loaders in the world and a universal machine for general purposes, which is widely used in the communal, forest and agroindustrial economies;
Universal Motors Group Company exhibited the models of Ukrainian trademark ZAZ (Ukraine): line of two modifications of buses: suburban and urban; and TATA (India): auto embroidery and garbage trucks, which are assembled on the basis of TATA chassis.

It was possible to get acquainted with the functional advantages of the modern
communal, road-construction machinery and equipment

from various manufacturers at the stands of Amkodor-Ukrospetsmash Jsc, Baz Resurs Invest LLC, Brise Ukraine Ltd, Globus - Auto Ltd, Motorimpex Company Ltd, MLS, Private Enterprise, Promagroleasing - Ukraine LLC, Technovector Ltd and many others.

Modern solutions for transport infrastructure –

means of traffic safety organization, LED energy saving lamps for street lightning and many other products could be seen at the stands of the participants: Atilos Ltd, Znaki UA Ltd, Rostok - Elekom Ltd, Schreder Ukraine, Svetiled Ltd, Led Technology of Ukraine Ltd.

Achievements in the field of waste treatment

were represented at the stands of domestic companies: Eko-Lviv Ltd, Ecoplast - Ukr LLC, Elkoplast - Ukraine Ltd, Flash - R, STC LLC, KyivKomunServis (unique enterprise, which offers services on mobile wash and container disinfection of MSW collection) and many others.

Equipment for accomplishment (arrangement of squares and parks,
house territories, public transport stops, equipment for playgrounds and sports complexes)

were represented by: the constant exponent Nurseries and Athletic Fields LLC and Monastyryschenskyi Kotelnyi Zavod Ltd, which took part in the exhibition for the first time.

List of participants is available at the web-site

Among the business activities of the Congress and exhibitions were Conference on issues of energy efficiency in the housing fund, round table «Energy Efficiency – the Main Approach to the Introduction of Technical and Technological Solutions at Water Supply and Sewage Household Enterprises», round table «Energy Saving in the Street Lightning», National Forum «Waste Treatment in Ukraine: Legislation, Economics, Technologies» etc.

Detailed information about program is available at the web-site

Exhibitions «CommunTech» and «RoadTechExpo» are the topical issues of the business program activities. They attracted attention of the wide range of visitors - heads of public and executive authorities, profile specialists of the housing and communal enterprises, water industry, construction and installation organizations, energy and metallurgical branches of the industry, mechanical engineering, food, pharmaceutical, chemical and petrochemical industries, project and scientific research organizations, agricultural workers etc.

Geography of Visitors by Countries, %



CIS (Belarus, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Russia)


Foreign countries (Italy, Germany, Spain, Turkey)


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Geography of Visitors by the Regions of Ukraine, %

Kyiv and Kyiv region


Central/North region: Vinnytsa, Zhytomyr, Cherkasy, Chernihiv, Sumy, Poltava


West region: Volyn, Zakarpattya, Ivano-Frankivsk, Lviv, Rivne, Ternopil, Khmelnytsky, Chernivtsi


East region: Donetsk, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk and Zaporizhzhya


Central/South region: Kirovograd, Odessa, Mykolaiv, Kherson


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Position Structure of Visitors, %

Top executive


Head of department




Technical staff


Research assistant




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Type of Company’s Activity, %



Importer, distributor, dealer






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Field of the Company’s Activity, %

Housing and communal industry


Road-Bridge and transporting economy


Collection, transport, processing, recycling of waste products


Accomplishment of cities


Heat supply and Energy


Machine building


The state authorities


Water sector


Agricultural sector


Scientific and educational institutions


International and public organizations




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Topics Interesting to Visitors, %

Communal machinery, machinery for special purpose


Recycling and waste management


Road construction machinery and technologies


Lighting of streets, roads, highways, gardens


Constructions and quipment for territory accomplishment


Heating and gas consumption control devices


Boiler and heat-exchange equipment


Cleaning machinery, equipment and devices


Road traffic safety


Equipment for heat network operation


Elevator equipment, traffic control of elevators




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