Railfreight

Fehmarn Belt Tunnel

EU funds tunnel between Denmark and Germany

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is to inject 200 million Euros in the Fehmarn Belt tunnel project. This project is to see a new, modernised tunnel between Denmark and Germany allowing for faster transit times....Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
LKW Walter blocktrain to Vienna

New blocktrain Rotterdam-Vienna

The first shuttle train between the Port of Rotterdam and Vienna is a fact. Intermodal operator LKW Walter has established a two-weekly blocktrain to the terminal of Wiencont. The first journey was carried out in...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Image: ECR

Rail bypass of railway hub Lyon to be upgraded

The French infrastructure manager SNCF Réseau is assessing the upgrade of the railway bypass of Lyon, the most important cargo and passenger hub in France being crossed by 1,200 trains daily. The bypass is saturated...Read more
|Comment|author: Jose Gutierrez
Shuttle train

New shuttle train Hamburg-Cologne on track

The new container train connection between Cologne and the seaports of Hamburg and Bremerhaven has been successfully launched. On Monday evening (6 May), the first shuttle train from Hamburg arrived in Niehler Hafen in Cologne....Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

KSC to increase US-Mexico oil trade by rail

KSC Mexico expects to double its fuel traffic between the US and Mexico after having signed with new US importers such as ExxonMobil and Total. But even without new clients the outlook is optimistic. The...Read more
|Comment|author: Jose Gutierrez