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BTM’s Signature On The Construction Of Antalya EXPO 2016 Area

The construction of Turkey’s first EXPO –EXPO 2016 Antalya has been continuing. In total, 51.000 m2 product of BTM was successfully applied to different areas of the project. While Kopmaz İnşaat was performing the application in the area of 7 geographic region-themed restaurants, Avatar İnşaat performed the insulation application of Rain Forests Greenhouse. Ekşioğlu İnşaat successfully completed the insulation of bio-diversity course, and ADB İnşaat finished the insulation of Agriculture and Bio-diversity Museum. Regarding the project, Orkun Ürkmez, BTM Executive Board Member, stated, “We do not doubt about the fact that this mega project will become a success story. We are proud of experiencing the trust regarding our products one more time in this Mega Project.”

Ürkmez stated, “The philosophy of the project to be held between April-October next year is ‘A Green World for Next Generations’, the theme of the project is ‘Flower and Child’ and the slogan of the project is ‘Greening the Future’. As BTM, we are working for leaving a world which is more liveable and greener for next generations. We are proud of taking part in this project which matches up with our philosophy.” He stated, “Within the project, 51.000 m2 BTM products were used. Among the products, our Polyplan PVC Membrane product was mainly preferred. Our Green Roof System added beauty to the project.”

History, Bio-diversity, Sustainability and Green Cities form the sub-themes of EXPO 2016 Antalya. In EXPO 2016 Antalya where national and international congresses, panels, meetings and seminars will be organized, cultural and artistic activities will also meet with visitors. For EXPO which is to be open for 6 months, the greatest international participation to date and 8 million local-foreign visitors are expected. EXPO 2016 Antalya will be held in 1121-decar area in total in Aksu.