Business

‘Make old railheads serve future freight needs’

Passenger terminals and former smoke-stack sidings provide the clean, green alternative to city-wide congestion. An economical way to answer the needs of modern freight operations might be to dual-purpose passenger assets and recycle former facilities,...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Greater capacity most important says UK industry

Rail freight professionals in the UK have overwhelmingly chosen increased network capacity as the primary factor required to enable sustainable growth in the sector. This was concluded in an online poll, conducted by corporate law...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

VTG calls for industry support post-pandemic

The European rolling stock lease and rail logistics company VTG has set out a programme for industry after the pandemic, and it puts rail freight at the heart of recovery. The company says supporting the railway...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Stobart ends rail operations in UK

Stobart Group has announced it is pulling out of its rail engineering operations. This decision was taken  as the group reported losses for the financial year of almost 150 million British pounds (169 million euros)....Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton