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Bechtel's Port Expert Featured on BBC World Service's 'The Forum'

  • 25 January 2013

Bechtel's port expert, Marco Pluijm, was featured on BBC World Service’s The Forum program on January 26, 2013.  The theme of the show, hosted by the BBC‘s Diplomatic Correspondent Bridget Kendall, was, "Connections with the Sea" and Marco was a panelist.  He talked about designing ports of the future and the Bechtel-led research that will make ports safe, as well as a proposal for multi-user hub ports in Africa.

You can listen to "Connections with the Sea" here

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