Intermodal

Ukrainian ferronickel on rails to the Netherlands

Ukrainian logistics company Global Ocean Link has tested a container train service  loaded with ferronickel to the CTT terminal in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The train service was arranged in partnership with Ukrainian Railway (UZ) and...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko

Duisport objects to terminal expansion Venlo

Germany’s largest inland terminal Duisburg has objected to the expansion of rail terminal Venlo, situated on the Dutch-German border. The expansion is supported by the Dutch province of Limburg and this is considered state support,...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

13,000 lorries off the roads of Northern Norway

Norwegian rail freight operator CargoNet has launched the new intermodal connection between Trondheim and Bodø. It carries up to 52 semi-trailers in each direction. With the help of the new freight service, CargoNet will be...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko

New intermodal offer Luxembourg-Poland launched

Operators CLIP and CFL multimodal have launched a new intermodal connection between Bettembourg-Dudelange in Luxembourg and Poznan-Swarzędz in Poland. The first train departed in eastward direction on Tuesday 28 January. The service will run four...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Image: Port of Gothenburg

Rail succesful modality for port of Gothenburg

Container traffic from Sweden is increasingly being channelled through the Port of Gothenburg by rail. In total, 456,000 TEUs of cargo was transported through the port by rail, the largest rail volume in the port’s...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Port of Kiel aus der Luft Image: Tom Koerber/Port of Kiel

New intermodal service Luxembourg-Port of Kiel

LKW WALTER, Stena Line, Port of Kiel and CFL multimodal jointly announced the launch of a new rail connection between the Intermodal Terminal Bettembourg-Dudelange and the Terminal Schwedenkai in the Port of Kiel. The new...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

New route Germany-Italy eases busy Brenner axis

Rail Cargo Group has launched a new connection Verona-Lübeck, connecting the Northern Italian area with the Hanseatic city and the Eastern European Central Region. As the largest German Baltic Sea port, the Port of Lübeck...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Container train of Rail Cargo Group, source: Rail Cargo Group

New non-stop connection between Enns and Hamburg

Rail Cargo Group has launched a new rail freight connection between the northern seaport of Hamburg and Enns in Austria. The service includes two roundtrips per week without stopover. According to the ÖBB subsidiary, the...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

Rail takes off pressure on roads to German seaports

From 1 April 2020, IGS Intermodal Container Logistics will provide a regular rail freight connection between Heilbronn and the seaports of Hamburg and Bremerhaven. In addition, it will provide terminal, depot and trucking services in...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Container train in Russia, source: Wikipedia

Moscow reveals multimodal mega plan Polar Route

A fleet of forty ice-resistant ships, four renovated airports, new ports and rail links. The ambitions in the Russian fifteen-year plan to tackle the infrastructure in and around the Arctic route are sky high. They have...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen