Dutch rail infrastructure manager ProRail and former Betuweroute manager KeyRail have been fined a total of 400,000 Euros over a fire caused by a collision involving two goods trains carrying dangerous substances.  A court in The Hague imposed the fines for an incident at the Kijfhoek goods yard at Zwijndrecht in January 2011. Nobody was hurt but the Dutch authorities have...Read more
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RheinCargo rail volumes down sharply in 2016

German rail freight operator RheinCargo has acknowledged that a difficult 2016 had resulted in its rail freight volumes falling from the previous year, mirroring the situation experienced by many freight operators in the country last...Read more
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DB Cargo and Outkumpu celebrate 40 years of steel

DB Cargo UK and Finnish steel supplier Outokumpu are celebrating 40 years of working together with a contract renewal that seals their partnership for the transportation of stainless steel. The contract means three to four services...Read more
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