The Frankfurt-based logistics provider Kombiverkehr has launched a digital application called the Zug-Monitor. It allows the customers to trace the geographical location of freight trains. The implementation of the new solution is a part of Kombiverkehr’s digitalisation strategy. The Zug-Monitor app is integrated into the protected area of ​​the company’s website. To use it, a customer should register and activate an...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
Altaivagon flatcar, source: Altaivagon

Russian Railways purchases 2,000 flatcars

Federal Freight, subsidiary of Russian Railways, has ordered 2,000 flatcars from Altaivagon. The first wagons will be delivered this year while the entire order should be fulfilled by the end of 2021. The new order costs...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
Milan-Xi’an Freight Express, source: Hupac

Hupac launches Milan-Xi’an container train

Swiss intermodal transport operator Hupac has launched a new rail freight service to China. It links Milan with Xi’an, capital of Shaanxi province. The connection is organised in partnership with Xi’an International Port Area Haidebang...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
Russian container train near Lake Baikal, source: Russian Railways (RZD)

New cooperation for overseas infrastructure projects

The international engineering federation FIDIC has signed a ground-breaking memorandum of understanding with the Chinese contracting company CHINCA. Both companies are dedicated to overseas infrastructure and construction projects. They want to improve collaboration between businesses...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen