Intermodal

DB Cargo locomotive. Photo credit: Alf van Beem

New mixed train shuttle Bavaria-Ludwigshafen

DB Cargo BTT, the chemical and dangerous goods logistics provider of DB Cargo, has launched a new railway line between Ludwigshafen and Burghausen. The three-weeky service is ran by a ‘mixed train’, consisting of a...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Ekol block train. Photo: Ekol

Ekol launches new connection Sete-Zeebrugge

Logistics provider Ekol launched a new train connection from Sete, France to Zeebrugge, Belgium. Moreover, it has increased the number of train connections from Sete to Paris. As such, Sete is set to become a...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Railrunner Europe

RailRunner Europe to offer mega trailer journeys

Starting in April, RailRunner Europe will provide train journeys with cranable mega trailers on its railway line between Brunswick and Bratislava. During weekdays and within 18 hours, RailRunner trains will transport the trailers in both...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Image: iPort Rail

UK’s new iPort rail hub receives first train

Britain’s newest inland rail freight hub, the 337-acre iPort Rail in north east England, has welcomed its first train. With storage capacity for 1,500 TEUs and a reach stacker operation with a 115-tonne front axle load,...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy
Image: courtesy P&O Ferries

Award for P&O Ferrymasters’ intermodal security

P&O Ferrymasters’ intermodal division has been praised for its efforts to protect goods at high risk of theft. The commendation has come from the Transported Asset Protection Association (TAPA), an international forum, an international forum working to reduce...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy

Intermodal specialist Ekol expands into Sweden

Turkish-based intermodal specialist Ekol Logistics plans to increase the frequency of its Scandinavia-bound train cargoes after opening a new division in Sweden. Ekol Nordics marks another major step for the company which already operates across Europe,...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy