Railfreight

A containertrain on the 'Nord-Süd-Strecke' in Germany

Railway services Germany disrupted due to strikes

German railway workers staged a four-hour strike this morning from 5-9 am. Local, regional and long-distance train traffic has been affected, for passengers and freight transport. At 9 am trains started moving again, but long-distance...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Betuweroute, image: ProRail

New terminal on the Betuweroute

The Dutch province of Gelderland and Ministry of Infrastructure and Public Works will jointly invest in the construction of a new rail terminal in Valburg near Arnhem. The rail terminal will be located on the...Read more
|Comment|author: Carlijn Kruidhof
Barcelona Europe South Terminal - BEST

New direct railway link Barcelona-Lyon

A new direct railway line has been established between Barcelona in Spain and Lyon in France. The weekly service is an important addition to the network connecting the port of Barcelona to the hinterland. Trains on...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

Ukrainian Railway tests new US-made freight locomotive

Ukrainian Railway (Ukrzaliznytsia) is testing a brand new TE33A Trident freight diesel locomotive, produced by GE Transportation in Erie, Pennsylvania. The trial is carried out on the Kremenchuk-Romodan railway line. Ukrainian Railway is expected to...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko