From mid-December Lineas will take its Xpress trains from Antwerp to Austria with two new services. One connects the Belgian hub to Wolfurt, while another links Antwerp to Wels and Vienna. In total, 12 additional train lines include the Austrian cities to the network of Lineas, which includes the large port areas of Antwerp, Zeebrugge, Ghent and Rotterdam.Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

Joint freeport bid from Felixstowe and Harwich

Two of the historically busiest ports in England have entered a joint bid for Freeport status under a UK government competition to identify up to ten locations around the country. Felixstowe, known primarily for intermodal...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

UK rail freight responds to Spending Review

UK chancellor Rishi Sunak promised that rail will feature in the pandemic recovery programme. He said this in the Autumn Spending Review to the British parliament on Wednesday. Despite the worst ever economic figures in...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Milan-Rotterdam service sees new expansion

The intermodal connection between Milan and Rotterdam will have three new weekly itineraries as of 12 January 2021. The two cities are already connected with daily trains seven times per week. Good cooperation and demand...Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios

Why Hugo Boss takes the train on the New Silk Road

Safety, speed, sustainability, and reliability: these are the core characteristics that Hugo Boss values more in rail transportation and the New Silk Road. Christiano Vecci, Transport Specialist at Hugo Boss Ticino, shared his companies’ experience...Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios
Bombardier Traxx DC3 locomotive

New innovative locomotives on European rail tracks

CFL Cargo, a Luxemburg based railway undertaking, announced the addition of ten new multi-system electric locomotives in its fleet. The locomotives belong to the Bombardier TRAXX family and constitute a state-of-the-art solution for rail transportation.Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios

Services resume after Bradford fire

A huge line-side fire has disrupted rail services in and around the north of England city of Bradford for a full week. However, Network Rail has confirmed that a full train service is expected to...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton