January 4 - The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) will be hosting the Specialized Transport Symposium in Orlando, USA, between February 27 and March 1, 2013.

The event is expected to attract over 400 domestic and international shipping executives, managers, manufacturers, suppliers, researchers and US Federal and State Transportation officials.

The symposium includes a variety of programmes geared to cover the issues facing the oversize/overweight transportation industry including: safety, regulation, harmonisation, productivity, legal issues, operations, growth, profitability and human resources.