Las Vegas Convention Center

Amid concerns of Coronavirus in the United States, ConExpo-Con/AGG has periodically given updates as the large trade show approaches in Las Vegas. On March 2, ConExpo-Con/AGG released updated information and guidelines for attendees to follow to make sure everyone is safe.

Work is progressing quickly on Phase Two of the Las Vegas Convention Center expansion project, a $935 million project designed to add 1.4 million sq. ft. to the current convention center facility, including at least 600,000 sq. ft. of new, leasable exhibit space.

Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas featured a variety of recently upgraded models and newly available third-party attachments Jan. 22 through 25 at its World of Concrete exhibit (Booth C7027) at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The company also displayed its Hyundai HX130LCR hydraulic excavator for the first time since the model's recent introduction.

Mack Trucks will have six truck models on display at World of Concrete 2019, Jan. 22 to 25 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The lineup includes four Mack Granite mixer models and two Mack TerraPro concrete pumper models. Mack also will highlight its industry-leading fully integrated powertrain, including Mack MP engines, Mack mDRIVE HD automated manual transmissions and Mack drive axles, as well as its extensive support for body builders, including a body builder support group and dedicated concrete pumper support hotline.

On Sept. 11, The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) Board of Directors took the final step needed to begin construction on the Las Vegas Convention Center District's Phase Two expansion by approving the guaranteed maximum price (GMP) agreement.

Architects presented design drawings for the iconic expansion to the Las Vegas Convention Center to the Board of Directors of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA). The drawings provide a glimpse of the vibrant new look of the nearly 60-year-old facility.