Intermodal

Port of Trieste

HHLA takes share in Adriatic port of Trieste

Hamburger Hafen und Logistik (HHLA) has acquired stakes in a terminal of the Italian port of Trieste. It  is taking a majority stake of 50.01 per cent in the Piattaforma Logistica Trieste terminal (PLT).  An...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

Samskip re-opens Amsterdam-Hull short-sea line

Multimodal transport operator Samskip reintroduces direct short-sea links between Amsterdam and Hull, in the UK. This is in response to recovering traffic between the UK and north-European countries. Especially when it comes to containerised cargo,...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

UK’s intermodal terminals on the rise

The UK has a bouquet of intermodal terminals about to blossom. From Scotland to London, several projects are in either planning, development or nearing commissioning. Modal shift to rail is welcomed by environmental policy makers,...Read more
|1 comment|author: Simon Walton
Container train at Novorossiysk seaport, source: Russian Railways (RZD)

Shift to rail for motor oil in Russia

Russian Railways has managed to attract a new type of freight on tracks. The company transported the first batch of motor oil that was loaded in containers. It also plans to make such shipments regular...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko