On 18 September 2023, freight rail traffic resumed on New Zealand’s North Island, heading to Hawke Bay and an important connection of the island with the world – the Napier Port.
During this period, the Czech Republic's largest rail freight carrier earned €20 million before tax.
After a long selection process, Spanish state-owned rail freight carrier Renfe Mercancías selected its strategic partner to create a JV where all assets and employees will be moved.
Based on an expanded cooperation agreement between Transnet Freight Rail and Caminhos De Ferros De Mocambique, more seamless trains will flow from chromite-rich deposits of South Africa to the port of Maputo in Mozambique.
Developed in partnership with STRADAL, the patented track solution utilizes low-carbon concrete and offers durability, easy installation, and minimal maintenance.
The subsidies aim to contribute to decarbonising freight transport and rebalancing the modal distribution to increase the weight of trains.
Unlike traditional hydrogen rail projects that use fuel cells or dedicated engines, this initiative adapts the locomotive's existing internal combustion engine, providing a more practical and cost-effective means of decarbonising existing diesel locomotives.
The handover had a tripartite character, as the vehicle will ultimately be used by DB Cargo.
Ferromex has halted 60 trains traveling to northern Mexico due to the surge in migrants seeking passage on goods trains and numerous accidents resulting in injuries and deaths.
Both rolling stock leasing companies that have strengthened their position on the Polish market in recent years reap the benefits by signing new lease agreements for their locomotives.
New TransFER links the commercial centres of Central Europe with those of Central Asia via the Middle Corridor with sixteen new intermodal services.
This direct rail link aims to reduce road traffic by 4,400 lorries per year, resulting in a reduction of 3,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions.
The Memorandum of Understanding sets the stage for the creation of a regular railway service connecting Kyiv and Vienna, with potential routes via Lviv and Budapest.
GATX Rail Europe's South East Europe team has completed the delivery of 78 Tagnpps 95m3 grain wagons to Global Rail Solution SRL.
With significant investment and ambitious plans for high-speed rail, this development promises to revolutionize transport in the Valencia Region, facilitating efficient connections between Valencia and Alicante and boosting passenger and freight transport.
Contargo Combitrac will operate a new bimodal container terminal in Straubing-Sand on the upper Danube
A consortium of Contargo, SFI GmbH and the Ziegler Group will operate the new bimodal container terminal in the Danube port of Straubing-Sand near Regensburg from the second quarter of 2025.