CEVA Logistics has launched an express train service from Jinhua (China) to Dourges (France) to provide additional freight capacity for shippers amid unprecedented demand for transport and logistics services. Dourges serves as a transit point: from here cargo is forwarded to Belgium, the Netherlands, Spain and Italy as well as France.Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Container train of Rail Cargo Group, source: Rail Cargo Group

Green electricity for all RCG trains in Germany

After its Austrian network, Rail Cargo Group is now operating its German network entirely by green electricity. Trains on all TransFER services in Germany are running on traction current that comes 100 per cent from...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

Engineering first for freight tunnel

There’s innovation on the East Coast Main Line, as UK engineers begin a complex civil engineering project to install a prefabricated tunnel under the tracks. A massive concrete and steel structure is being hydraulically jacked...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Upgrades on historic Flying Scotsman route

Rail freight and passenger services will be curtailed for much of January, as a vast upgrade project continues on the East Coast Main Line. The route, made famous by the Flying Scotsman express, connects London,...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Swissterminal invests in French intermodal market

Swissterminal will take over operations of the three French inland ports Ottmarsheim, Huningue-Village-Neuf and Ile Napoléon. The company has won an international tender to operate the three Alsatian ports. The three ports will be merged...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

Is a new Silk Road gateway in the making?

Construction has started on a new state-of-the-art terminal near the border of Hungary and Ukraine. Around the same time next year, the first trains will roll through the facility in Fényeslitke (Hungary). The operators of...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen