Sponsorship & Exhibition Opportunities

Associate Sponsor:
Amsted Rail is the world's leading manufacturer of undercarriage components for heavy haul freight railcars and locomotives. For more than a century, the Company has been providing the most innovative components and integrated bogie systems to meet the needs of the global heavy haul freight industry. Freight shippers, railroads and lessors around the world have come to rely on Amsted Rail to develop products that make it possible to haul heavier loads over greater distances, with improved reliability and performance, and a focus on meeting each region's operating challenges. With a long history of industry innovation, Amsted Rail was the first to meet North American AAR M-976 performance standard and continues to raise the performance bar.

From design concept and manufacture to installation and commissioning, Osborn provides the world mining and quarry markets with a full range of crushers, feeders, screens and conveyors. With its reputation as one of South Africa's foremost materials handling contractors, Osborn also specialises in skid mounted crushing and screening plants. Osborn is a member of the Astec Industries inc. group of companies, a leading manufacturer of plant and equipment for aggregate processing, asphalt road building, pipeline and utility trenching. Osborn has a comprehensive distribution network. International distribution is handled by agents. Manufacturing is carried out at Osborn's head office and factory at Elandsfontein, near Johannesburg, South Africa.

Ennis-Flint is one of the leading manufacturers of road markings and surfacing, traffic safety products and road studs in the world. The Company is equipped to serve and exceed customers' traffic safety and road marking requirements with a full range of quality products, outstanding geographic reach, and unmatched customer support with areas of expertise including, but not limited to: Road Markings, High Friction Surfacing, Decorative Crosswalks and Traffic calming treatments, Road Studs, Bridge Expansion Joints, Road Marking Performance Analysis, Surface Graphics Systems, Airfield Markings, Sealing and Crack Repair Systems, Temporary Markings and Traffic Products. Ennis-Flint products can be found on roads and highways, taxiways, runways, parking areas and in commercial, contractor, governmental, industrial, domestic, retail, airport and architectural settings.

Transnet engineering, an operating division of Transnet SOC Ltd, is the backbone of South Africa's railway industry with eight product-focused businesses, 133 maintenance depots, seven factories and 13,000 employees countrywide. The organization is dedicated to in-service maintenance, repair, upgrade, conversion and manufacture of freight wagons, mainline and suburban coaches, diesel and electric locomotives as well as wheels, rotating machines, rolling stock equipment, castings auxiliary equipment and services.

The 5th East & Central Africa Roads & Rail Infrastructure Summit 2014 offers a diverse range of sponsorship opportunities for your organization. With major stakeholders expected to attend the event, you are guaranteed to reach a wide audience of procurement decision makers from both the Ministries and project investors when you take up one of these sponsorship packages:

•      Platinum Sponsor •      Badge & Lanyard Sponsor
•      Diamond Sponsor •      Refreshments Sponsor
•      Gold Sponsor •      Cocktail Reception Sponsor
•      Luncheon Sponsor •      Exhibition Booths

World Class Solution Providers Attend to:

•      Debut new products •      Develop key relationships
•      Profile their brand •      Generate sales
•      Meet new business partners

Who Should Sponsor:

•      Road & Rail Operators •      Advisory Services (Legal, Management & Financial Advisory Firms)
•      Architects and Project Management Firms •      Engineering & Consulting Companies
•      Civil Engineering Companies •      Transport Technology Suppliers
•      Rolling Stock •      Construction Companies
•      Enterprise Management Systems •      Environmental Advisory Services
•      Telecommunications Vendors •      Surveying & Mapping Companies
•      Laboratory & Testing Companies

Why You Want to Sponsor and Exhibit at 5th Roads & Rail Infrastructure 2014:

•      Save your time and travel budget by meeting the region's key players face-to-face at one convenient time, in one convenient place
•      Increase the visibility of your brand and give yourself the best chance of securing business
•      Meet transport authorities and operators to understand the projects being developed and new PPP concessions coming up
•      Launch and demonstrate new technology, products and services to a captive audience
•      Arrange private business meetings at your exhibition stand throughout the event
•      Gain valuable feedback and collect market research
•      Build prospect databases and generate sales leads
•      Benefit from the extensive event advertising and PR campaign