Astana EXPO 2017

Location Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan

Client Sembol Construction

Services Program Management, Project Management

Project Value $1.6 billion

Hill provided consultant services to Sembol Construction for EXPO 2017, held in Astana (now Nur-Sultan), Kazakhstan. EXPO 2017 was a $1 billion program that ran from June 10 to September 10, 2017. More than 100 countries took part, as did 11 international organizations, including the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, the International Atomic Energy Agency, the World Bank, the Energy Charter Treaty, the European Commission, Sustainable Energy for All, the International Renewable Energy Agency, and a number of UN agencies. The main theme of the EXPO, “Future Energy,” was divided into sub-themes: “Reduction of CO2 Emissions,” “Energy-Efficient Lifestyles,” and “Energy for All.”

In the course of the project, 38 facilities, including the National Pavilion of Kazakhstan, international thematic pavilions, retail, and entertainment facilities, were built over a total area of 430 acres.