Mercitalia, freight subsidiary of the Italian Ferrovie dello Stato has joined SBB Cargo and Rail Cargo Group (RCG) in a cross-border innovation partnership. The aim is to develop a standard communication method used for various intelligent applications throughout Europe. The rail freight companies have signed an agreement with metrology company PJM for the delivery of the hardware. The first intelligent freight...Read more
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Freight train in Switzerland. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

New railway link Zurich-Milano from July

The container terminal Niederglatt/Zurich, operated by Swissterminal Group, will have a new direct rail link to Rail Hub Milano in Melzo/Milano with five departures per week from 2 July 2018. In addition, rail freight services...Read more
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Partnership deal between Deutsche Bahn and Georgian Railways. Photo: Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn and Georgian Railways sign partnership deal

Deutsche Bahn and Georgian Railway embarked on a strategic partnership to strengthen the European and Asian multimodal transportation corridors. The agreement includes the exchange of resources such as knowledge, expertise, information as well as employees. In...Read more
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