While the report highlights both the benefits and drawbacks of longer trains, it crucially underlines that longer trains do not necessarily correlate with increased safety risks.
TransLogistica Romania: Paving the Way for Innovation and Collaboration in the Rail Transport Sector
TransLogistica Romania, the premier trade fair for the logistics and transportation industry in Romania, is set to be a milestone event that showcases the transformative power of rail transport.
LTG Cargo Ukraine with new route to export Ukrainian grain via Poland to the Lithuanian Baltic Sea port
The new planned route will use a broad-gauge LHS line in Poland before transhipment of grain to standard-gauge railway lines.
Latvian Railways (LDz) have appointed a new board chairman to tackle challenges that the state-owned company faces in the current geopolitical situation.
Based on data from International Union for Road-Rail Combined Transport (Union Internationale Pour le Transport Combine Rail-Route - UIRR), the market declined by 14.41% compared to the same period in 2022, similar to decreases during the hardest Covid lockdowns.
With five new Wi-Fi-controlled shunting machines, capable of pulling trains up to 6,900 tonnes in weight, the mine's production capacity is set to increase from 32 million to 40 million tonnes annually.
Hitachi Rail to equip line with advanced ERTMS digital signalling system.
ROSCO company Beacon Rail is taking over another big company in the European locomotives and trains leasing market: Mitsui Rail Capital Europe.
The project, with a total investment of 750 million euros, aims to connect Valencia and Alicante to Europe via a high-speed rail link.
In an exclusive interview with RAILMARKET.com NEWS, Katerina Adams, Sales Director of Forwardis GmbH, explains her views on European railway logistics markets, its recent changes, trends and needs.
Logistics centres in Desio and San Stino merged into one subsidiary.
The programme will now support the implementation of DAC, a key component for the automation of train operations.
A lot is happening in the passenger rail market at all times. We are bringing you a summary of important news in a nutshell.
After DB Cargo announced another year in red figures, the DIE GÜTERBAHNEN association criticised the government for preferring subsidies to a single company instead of investments for the entire system.
The loan contract is expected to be signed at the end of 2023. The EIB loan is expected to start in 2025.
A new container service will connect the Polish port of Gdansk with Kyiv, Odesa, Dnipro, and Vinnytsia.
Mercitalia Logistics becomes the second largest operator in Germany through the acquisition of Exploris and HSL
FS Italiane Group has acquired German company Exploris through its subsidiary Mercitalia Logistics which owns 100% of TX Logistik AG. By this step, FS owns HSL and becomes the second-largest operator in Germany.
Major changes are reshaping Europe's rail freight industry, with powerful shipping companies investing heavily in the intermodal market to influence port hinterland traffic flows, according to a study by SCI Verkehr.