ASGC - ASI appointed to build the Australian Pavilion for EXPO 2020

ASGC - ASI is proud to announce its appointment by the Australian Government to provide the detailed design, build, fit-out, exhibition and content for the Australian Pavilion at EXPO 2020 Dubai.

“We are delighted to have been selected by the Australian Government to deliver this exciting and prestigious project for their participation in EXPO 2020 Dubai. ASGC - ASI strength in the delivery of challenging projects, including the massive Sustainability Pavilion at EXPO, means that the company is already fully compliant and active on site, well ahead of the National Pavilion delivery curve,” said Dimitris Papakonstantinou, Managing Director of ASI.

Justin McGowan, Australian Commissioner General EXPO 2020 Dubai, commented, “We have taken time to carefully select our main contractor to deliver this project and now look forward to executing the build and fit-out of what will be an important base for connecting Australian business to the opportunities that will be on offer through the more than 190 participating countries at EXPO 2020. We look forward to welcoming the anticipated thousands of visitors a day who will experience the Australian Pavilion during the six-month opening period.”


A leading Dubai-based general construction group. As a mature and established company, ASGC has developed a comprehensive network of vertically integrated subsidiaries, all providing a stable and consistent supply of building materials and services.
Through long-term planning and support from these subsidiary companies, ASGC is able to offer its clients unparalleled confidence in our ability to deliver. ASGC has been active on the EXPO site for a year already, having been entrusted to build the complex and breath-taking Sustainability Pavilion, one of several key legacy structures for EXPO 2020 and beyond.


ASGC subsidiary Al Shafar Interiors (ASI) is the group’s coordinating division for National Pavilion projects. With comprehensive construction experience, paired with EXPO pavilion expertise in-house, ASI offers a full turn-key service to National Pavilion stakeholders.