Lithuanian Railways (Lietuvos Geležinkeliai) has signed a cooperation agreement with Hamburg seaport and freight forwarding company Metrans to enable intermodal cargo transport to the largest German port. This should boost traffic on the North Sea Baltic corridor and once complete, on the Rail Baltica. The North Sea Baltic corridor connects the Baltic states with ports of the North Sea, situated in...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
TIP Lužianky terminal Slovakia

New intermodal terminal in Slovakia

Railways of the Slovak Republic (ŽSR), the state-owned railway infrastructure company opened a new intermodal terminal -TIP Lužianky- on 8 October. The new facility is located in Lužianky village, close to the city of Nitra...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
VTG/Innofreight. Image: VTG

VTG completes acquisition of Nacco Group

Railcar leasing company VTG has completed its acquisition of Nacco Group. Per 1 October, its fleet of wagons increased from 11,000 to 94,000. The takeover was first announced on 1 July 2017. The complete acquisition includes...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

Road or rail to the hinterland? Join the discussion

What are the optimal hinterland connections and which roles can different companies play in this? This and more will be extensively discussed on Thursday 25 October during the second edition of Hafen Hinterland Konferenz in Nuremberg,...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen