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Rail freight train Renfe. Photo credit: Renfe

Renfe Mercancías to start partial privatisation

Renfe Mercancías, the freight arm of the Spanish national rail company Renfe, is ready to enter a partnership. It has contracted an external assessor to select the partnering company. This assessor is a working group consisting...Read more
|Comment|author: Jose Gutierrez
The Bombardier Traxx Multi-System Locomotive. Photo: Bombardier

Bombardier to deliver 33 Traxx locomotives to Akiem

Worldwide rolling stock manufacturer Bombardier Transportation will deliver 33 Traxx locomotives to European leasing company Akiem between 2019 and 2021. The 112-million Euros order includes three types: Traxx MS 2 (multi-system), Traxx AC 3 (alternating...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko

British Steel to renew railway network Belgium

British Steel has secured a four-year contract awarded by the Belgian infrastructure manager Infrabel. It will renew and maintain the Belgian rail network starting from January 2019. The agreements means that the British manufacturer will supply...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
VTG/Innofreight. Image: VTG

VTG completes acquisition of Nacco Group

Railcar leasing company VTG has completed its acquisition of Nacco Group. Per 1 October, its fleet of wagons increased from 11,000 to 94,000. The takeover was first announced on 1 July 2017. The complete acquisition includes...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen