Rail freight

Dorohusk - Zawadówka broad gauge railway in Poland, source: Adrian Karwał

Poland to revive another broad gauge railway

PKP LHS, the rail freight operator and infrastructure manager of the Hrubieszów – Sławków broad gauge railway, is planning to revive another extraordinary line in Poland. It is the Dorohusk – Zawadówka line, which is...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko

Greater capacity most important says UK industry

Rail freight professionals in the UK have overwhelmingly chosen increased network capacity as the primary factor required to enable sustainable growth in the sector. This was concluded in an online poll, conducted by corporate law...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton
DB Cargo the Netherlands

DB Cargo wants to triple volumes

General Manager Sigrid Nikutta of DB Cargo wants to get around 25 million truck rides from German roads until 2030. This number corresponds to an expansion of the current market share of rail freight in...Read more
|Comment|author: John Versleijen

New mixed-use line proposed for Scotland-England

UK’s influential High Speed Rail Group proposes a significant new-build line between England and Scotland to complement the east and west coast main lines and solve capacity issues. The group, representing member organisations from across...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

VTG calls for industry support post-pandemic

The European rolling stock lease and rail logistics company VTG has set out a programme for industry after the pandemic, and it puts rail freight at the heart of recovery. The company says supporting the railway...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Watch on Friday: RailFreight Live

On Friday 12 June, we start with RailFreight Live. In this weekly broadcast our editors will discuss the latest news, combined with studio interviews, exclusive reports and commentary from worldwide experts. (more…)Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen