Up until 4pm today, it is possible to schedule meetings with people from the rail freight industry at the RailFreight Networking Days. The knowledge sessions were concluded yesterday, after 2 days of interesting presentations. The RailFreight Networking Days took place this week, with networking possibilities open since Monday 7 June.Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

UK needs more rail-linked warehousing

Britain’s changing economic profile has highlighted the need for much more rail-served warehousing. That’s the message from the global logistics specialists behind a portfolio of modern strategic rail freight terminals. Speaking to an audience from...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

D/Gauge launch RIFT intelligent software

British company D/Gauge has completed trials of their new clearance assessment software, and have officially launched the sophisticated package, designated Rift. According to the company, it is set to significantly reduce the team and effort...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Paris and Shanxi connect with direct train

The New Silk Road acquired another direct connection between Shanxi in China and Paris in France. The very first train departed on 2 June, carrying 50 40-foot containers. It will travel through the Erenhot border-crossing...Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios
Container train of Rail Cargo Group, source: Rail Cargo Group

Put waste on the rails, says Austria

In Austria, a legal amendment has been proposed to increase the transport of waste by rail. Currently, 80 per cent of this waste is still transported by road, although the cargo type is very suitable...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen