TX Logistik AG has launched a new railway service connecting Cologne in Germany and Curtici in Romania. The service is already up and running, with three journeys per week in both directions. It is the first time the railway logistics company has put a train on the rails between the countries. “With the Cologne – Curtici connection, we are creating...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Railrunner Europe

RailRunner Europe to offer mega trailer journeys

Starting in April, RailRunner Europe will provide train journeys with cranable mega trailers on its railway line between Brunswick and Bratislava. Five days per week (Monday – Friday) and within 18 hours, RailRunner trains will...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Stpehen Stokes, apprecentice at Network Rail. Photo: Network Rail

New rail freight apprentice opportunities

In the UK, an international freight forwarding apprenticeship is currently being developed. Moreover, the British infrastructure manager Network Rail announced it is seeking to recruit seven engineers of the future from Wales and Borders to...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Freight train of Mexican railway operator Ferromex. Source: Ferromex

Rail agreement between Mexico and Canada

The Mexican and Canadian governments have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to exchange information on the railway industry and its regulation. The agreement is big step forward towards better integration of the rail freight...Read more
|Comment|author: Jose Gutierrez