Modern terminals under construction in key logistics places are in the news this month. Where Calais is currently witnessing the rise of a modern terminal operating with CargoBeamer technology, another state-of-the-art facility is built by East West Gate on the Hungarian-Ukrainian border. Both facilities promise to play a key role in the intermodal transport. The developments are the theme of...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

Battered Britain: snow and rain disrupts rail

Floods in the south, blizzards in the north. Storm Christoph delivers a weather shock to the UK, and rail services are affected in several areas. Vast quantities of rain caused multiple flood incidents, disrupting rail...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Freightliner means beans for Kraft Heinz

UK operator Freightliner has been running trials moving foodstuffs for multinational producer Kraft Heinz. The collaboration supports an initiative to connect west and east coast ports called the Liverpool-Humber Optimisation of Freight Transport (LHOFT). The...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Construction begins on latest UK terminal

Ground has been broken at SEGRO Logistics Park Northampton Gateway, the latest addition to the growing family of modern intermodal facilities in the UK. The site is adjacent to the important M1 motorway and midway...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton