TransANT GmbH has manufactured the first out of 25 intermodal wagons for a leading wagon rental company from Poland, EUROWAGON.
Since the Munich-Riem intermodal terminal reached its capacity and cannot be further expanded, DB Netze started building the second terminal in the Bavarian capital on the site of the existing marshalling yard.
A new container service will connect the Polish port of Gdansk with Kyiv, Odesa, Dnipro, and Vinnytsia.
Winvic will oversee the first phase of the £1 billion WMI Strategic Rail Freight Interchange (SRFI) - set to become the UK's largest intermodal logistics site by 2034.
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.
Arkas Lojistik will become the second Turkish company to operate EuroDual locomotives made in Stadler Valencia. The company will buy five of these dual-mode locomotives.
MEDWAY keeps investing in new locomotives fleet. The latest acquisition is 15 new Siemens Vectron multisystem locomotives for its MEDWAY Belgium branch.
The Pomezia Santa Palomba terminal, just southwest of Rome, will be developed by FS Group into a modern international cargo hub.
While containers, coal and other dry bulk decreased, agribulk, iron ore, scrap, and LNG increased in the first half of 2023 in the Port of Rotterdam. The port also signed agreements to expand the container terminals.
With a total surface area of 72,545m2, these facilities will be key to the development of freight and rail logistics services, thus promoting intermodal transport in the northeastern region of the Iberian Peninsula.
China Railway Express (CRE), a company that implements international container trains between China and the world, recorded a year-on-year increase in the number of trains and TEUs transported between January and June 2023.
The acquisition will allow CFI to expand its presence along the Adriatic axis and strengthen its intermodal capabilities.
Spanish rail infrastructure manager, Adif, awarded the 20-year concession of operating the La Llagosta terminal to Unión Temporal de Empresas, consisting of Hupac Ibérica and TPNova Rail & Logistic Services.
The new addition will increase weekly departures and open the terminal for wagonload traffic and semitrailers on wagons.
Making rail freight competitive with road transport is a challenge overall, but general cargo is the cherry on the cake. The discussion on what we can learn from other modes of transportation was held by Menlo79, during their regular RAILTALKS event in Berlin.
Helrom has closed a loan financing agreement with DAL Deutsche Anlagen-Leasing and Société Générale worth €34.5 million.
A rebirth for rail freight wagons manufacturing in Italy: Titagarh Firema SpA, a company belonging to the Indian Titagarh group, launched a division dedicated to manufacturing wagons, and GCF is their launching customer.
As a next step in strengthening its value proposition in new markets, Samskip is continuing to expand its 'Multimodal Customer Care' model in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. The new office in Prague will enable Samskip and local shippers to meet and discuss how to integrate multimodal transport into their supply chains.
Based on the financial report for the 2022 fiscal year, Kombiverkehr achieved higher volumes and revenues despite the inflation, high energies and disruptions in infrastructure.