Construction on the first high speed railway built by China in Europe is expected to begin in Serbia in November. The rail link will connect the country’s capital, Belgrade, with Budapest in Hungary, and is part of Beijing’s new Silk Road trade project. Serbia’s Minister of Construction, Transport and Infrastructure, Zorana Mihajlovic, said that work on the Serbian section of...Read more
|Comment|author: Marieke van Gompel
First steel train in new facility London Thamesport, operated by DB Cargo UK for Tata Steel. Photo credit: DB Cargo UK

First steel train at London Thamesport

Last Friday, the first steel train arrived at the new facility of  London Thamesport. The train was operated by DB Cargo UK, carrying a shipment for Tata Steel. “Proud to have taken the first ever...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Hector Rail locomotive

LKAB signs haulage contract with Hector Rail

The Swedish mining company LKAB has signed a new haulage contract with freight logistics supplier Hector Rail for the period of five years. The contract will be effective from December 2017. Hector Rail is an important...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen