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Book now for RailFreight Summit 2018

Influential rail freight industry leaders head the bill for the Silk Road Gateway Poland event, the first RailFreight summit taking place in Poland in March. Registration is also now open for those wanting to attend this...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy

Poland to host first RailFreight Summit in 2018

Inspired by the economic potential of the New Silk Road, Poland is to host the first RailFreight Summit, organised by RailFreight and Nieuwsblad Transport, next year. The event, Silk Road Gateway Poland, will see expert speakers...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy
Rastatt: filling the tunnel with concrete - photo: DB AG / Thomas Niederm├╝ller

DB Netz CEO regrets Rastatt effects

The head of German rail network manager DB Netz has expressed his ‘regret’ for the knock-on problems caused to rail freight stakeholders by this summer’s Rastatt landslip incident. CEO Frank Sennhenn told a summit of...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy
Image: Infrabel.be

Two Infrabel employees killed in train accident

Two employees of Belgian railway infrastructure manager Infrabel were killed after a runaway train struck them in the Belgian town of Morlanwelz (near Charleroi). Two other employees were seriously injured in the incident on Monday...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy