Between 18 and 21 March, Surgut hosted the annual Construction Spring 2008 event, which included roundtables and as many as three industry exhibitions. Participating in the largest exhibition, Stroyexpo. Building Materials, was Novotekh - the official dealer of Volvo Construction Equipment in the Khanty-Mansiisk / Yugra and Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Districts.
Visitors were able to view films featuring Volvo construction equipment and ask any questions on Volvo CE machines, as well as being offered a variety of technical and marketing materials on the whole line of Volvo products. In addition, visitors of the Novotech area received memorabilia including pens, calendars, notepads and marketing materials. BL71 backhoe loader and L35B loader were demonstrated in the outdoor space, drawing huge interest.