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SC&RA’s 2016 Specialized Transportation Symposium Scheduled for March 1-4 at The Peabody Memphis

Posted on December 7, 2015

The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) will host the Specialized Transportation Symposium, March 1-4, 2016, at The Peabody Memphis, in Memphis, TN.

Attendance is expected to surpass that of the 2015 Symposium, which attracted 450 specialized carriers, state and federal government officials, researchers, manufacturers and suppliers to the industry. 

Before the opening educational session, SC&RA’s Permit Policy Committee and Transportation Safety Education & Training will meet.  Opening day will also be devoted to meetings of regional and state highway and transportation officials and to the SC&RA Pilot Car Task Force. The state/regional meetings will resume on March 2 until they adjourn in time for the symposium’s opening session in the afternoon. 

Click here for the full schedule of educational sessions and to register now.

The Specialized Carriers and Rigging Association (SC&RA) is an international trade association of more than 1,300 members from 46 nations. Members are involved in specialized transportation, machinery moving and erecting, industrial maintenance, millwrighting and crane and rigging operations, manufacturing and rental. SC&RA helps members run more efficient and safer businesses by monitoring and affecting pending legislation and regulatory policies at the state and national levels; researching and reporting on safety concerns and best business practices; and providing four yearly forums where these and other relevant member issues can be advanced.