November 2 - The Chambre de Commerce et d'Industrie (CCI) in the French port of Le Havre, will host the sixth annual Project Professionals Group (PPG) annual conference from May 20-22, 2013.

PPG general manager Kevin Stephens said that Port Corpus Christi, Texas, had once again signed on as a major sponsor for the event and the Grand Port Maritime du Havre had also joined the list of conference sponsors.

He added: "This is the first time PPG has held its annual conference in France, and we would expect well over 100 attendees from around the world to take part in an engaging programme of business and social events."

Inseparate news, PPG has appointed Heavy Logistics as a new project support member in Belgium.