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Operail container train, source: Operail

New player on Finnish rail freight market

Estonian national rail freight operator Operail announced its international expansion plan. To realise this goal, the company has established a subsidiary in Finland and considers investments to purchase rolling stock. The neighbouring country will become...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
DB Cargo container train, source: DB Cargo

DB Cargo could face massive job cuts

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is considering cutting off the DB Cargo freight division. A new saving round at the loss-making division could lead to the loss of 3000 jobs until 2030, reports Reuters news agency. The management...Read more
|Comment|author: John Verleijen

Kuehne + Nagel opens warehouse in Luxembourg

Kuehne + Nagel has opened a new logistics centre in Luxembourg. It should become the European distribution hub for Swiss performance running shoes manufacturer On. The new contract logistics centre is due to open in the...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Image: SBB

SBB Cargo sells shares to logistics providers

SBB Cargo has sold a minority stake of its operations to a joint venture of the Swiss logistics companies Planzer, Camion Transport, Galliker and Bertschi. The companies, joined in the entity Swiss Combi, acquire a...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
DB Cargo container train, source: DB Cargo

DB Cargo suffers losses for 5 years

DB Cargo has suffered a loss of 1.18 billion euros in the last five years. This is apparent from an analysis of the books of the rail company carried out by sister publication Nieuwsblad Transport,...Read more
|Comment|author: John Verleijen

First-ever delivery Stadler in Turkey

Stadler is to supply seven Co’Co’ hybrid locomotives of the EURODUAL type to Turkish rail freight operator Körfez Ulaştırma. It is the first delivery of the manufacturer to the Turkish market. The deal includes a...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
DB Cargo locomotive. Photo credit: Alf van Beem

RailCube to provide interface DB Cargo Belgium

DB Cargo Belgium, a subsidiary of DB Cargo, has licensed the full RailCube suite to manage their rail freight operations. After an extensive selection process, DB Cargo Belgium favored RailCube over all other offerings available...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen