Intermodal

GB Railfreight acquires 100 new twin wagons

GB Railfreight (GBRf) has partnered up with Porterbrook and Greenbrier for constructing and leasing a hundred Greenbrier 60’ intermodal twin wagons. Greenbrier, a rail manufacturing company, will undertake the task of building the new railcars....Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios

Why rail could do more at North Sea Port

Ever since MSC announced to open a depot at North Sea Port, the phone has been ringing non-stop at Vlaeynatie, the company that is to facilitate the depot at Terneuzen. “Other shipping companies are now...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Electric locomotives at, Odessa station, Ukraine. PPhoto: Wikimedia Commoms

Lithuania-Ukraine seal rail cooperation

Lithuania and Ukraine have signed a Memorandum of Intent to develop their transport and logistics sectors together. The agreement concerns all modes of transport. However, rail seems to be the primary driver of their cooperation....Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios

Poland breaks record with heaviest intermodal train

Originating from Euroterminal Slawkow and with DCT Gdansk Terminal as its final destination, an intermodal train wrote history as the heaviest ever in Polish freight transport. It left Slawkow carrying ninety 20-foot containers (90 TEUs...Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios

RCG keeps adding trips to its network

The high demand for services led Rail Cargo Group to add another weekly itinerary in its TransFER Linz-Wels-Duisburg route. Beginning on April 5, the service will have four roundtrips between the three locations every week....Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios

Arcese Logistics expands its P400 semi-trailer fleet

Arcese Logistics recently ordered 300 new semi-trailers fully compatible with the transport of P400’s. The latest purchase adds up to the company’s already existing P400 fleet, reaching the total number of 3,000 intermodal semi-trailers.Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios