Intermodal

Freight train in Tilburg

New freight service Tilburg-Rzepin

A new freight service was launched between Tilburg in the Netherlands and Rzepin in Poland. The service consists of a joint corridor, partly via rail and partly over road. With the service, road freight traffic...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Freight train on the Zeebrugge-Trieste connection. Photo credit: Ekol

New block train service Zeebrugge-Trieste

A new block train service now runs between Zeebrugge in Belgium and Trieste in Italy. The service has been launched by Ekol Logistics, which provides several other connections through Europe and will be operated by...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
First steel train in new facility London Thamesport, operated by DB Cargo UK for Tata Steel. Photo credit: DB Cargo UK

First steel train at London Thamesport

Last Friday, the first steel train arrived at the new facility of  London Thamesport. The train was operated by DB Cargo UK, carrying a shipment for Tata Steel. “Proud to have taken the first ever...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Image: courtesy Transports Vignerons

CFL Multimodal expands combined train network

Luxembourg’s CFL Multimodal and Transports Vigneron of France have launched a new rail service linking Zeebrugge and Nancy via the recently-opened Bettembourg-Dudelange freight terminal. Connections to Lyon, Le Bolou (France) and the port city of Trieste...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy
Image: RCG/krischanz.zei

Safe as wooden houses for Rail Cargo Group

The Rail Cargo Group (RCG) is launching a new rail freight service transporting timber panels used to make wooden houses between Austria, Sweden and Norway. The agreement with Stora Enso, one of Scandinavia’s biggest renewable...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy