December 2 - Many of North America's premier project transport professionals are heading to the bright lights of Las Vegas for POWER-GEN International 2009, writes Luke King.

The event, which takes place from December 8-10 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, is expected to attract over 18,000 attendees who will share practical experience, knowledge and ideas on the latest power industry trends and challenges.

Berard Transportation, Incopro Corporation, UTC Overseas, Transport Logistics, Specialized Rail Transport & Cooper T. Smith, Argosy Transportation Group, Mammoet USA and Barnhart Crane & Rigging Co are all exhibiting at the show.

They are joined by Burkhalter Rigging, Ceres Barge, J. Supor & Son Trucking & Rigging Co, ATS Specialized and Bigge Crane and Rigging.

SOS Global Express, Edwards Moving and Rigging, Bennett Motor Express and Emmert International will also have a booth.

In total, the event boasts more than 1,200 exhibitors.

Online registration closes tomorrow (December 3) - those planning to attend are being urged to register now to avoid queuing on site.

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