Rail freight

French rail and inland shipping sectors merge networks

An interesting development from France sees the rail freight and inland shipping sectors establishing a rail-river alliance. SNCF Réseau and VNF want to work together and strengthen operational complementarity between rail and river networks to...Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios

Hupac becomes operator of Novara CIM terminal

Hupac will take over the operations of the Novara CIM terminal in northern Italy starting on 18 October. The intermodal company will manage the terminal’s operations through Combiconnect, a subsidiary established for this purpose.Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios
Port of Trieste

Metals welcome onboard a new train to port of Trieste

Rail Cargo Group is expanding its network for conventional wagonloads with a new connection between Villach (Villach South Terminal) and Trieste (Piattaforma Logistica di Trieste). This connection is particularly suitable for the transport of wood,...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

How can 5G pave the future of rail freight terminals?

The digitalisation of rail freight operations. How many times have professionals discussed this issue? And yet, how is it implemented in practice? The under-construction East-West Gate terminal in Fényeslitke, Hungary, might have an answer: the...Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios