September 2 - BNSF Logistics' global project centre in Houston coordinated the transportation of a cement mill from Europe to Africa.
Together with its Turkish partner Smart Logistics, BNSF delivered 1,500 cu m of equipment for the plant from Izmir, Turkey to Mombasa in Kenya.
The cargo was trucked from Izmir to Mersin port, loaded onto flatracks and shipped with Messina Line to Mombasa.
BNSF Logistics is a member of the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) representing the USA. Smart Logistics is the WWPC member in Turkey.