Topic: Deutsche-bahn

DB Schenker train

DB Schenker will not be sold

Deutsche Bahn wants to focus on its core business in the coming years. This means, among other things, that the market share of DB Cargo must increase considerably. CEO Richard Lutz also announced that DB...Read more
|Comment|author: Tom van Gurp
DB Schenker train

‘Deutsche Bahn must let go of DB Schenker’

Deutsche Bahn must let go of its logistics subsidiary DB Schenker and strictly separate managing the German railway network from its own rail operations, such as freight transport. This is what the Bundesrechnungshof, the ‘General Court...Read more
|Comment|author: Folkert Nicolai
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
Partnership deal between Deutsche Bahn and Georgian Railways. Photo: Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn and Georgian Railways sign partnership deal

Deutsche Bahn and Georgian Railway embarked on a strategic partnership to strengthen the European and Asian multimodal transportation corridors. The agreement includes the exchange of resources such as knowledge, expertise, information as well as employees. In...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

DB Cargo increases noise protection for residents

German’s national operator Deutsche Bahn and freight subsidiary DB Cargo will this year begin testing noise protection technologies for both mobile and stationary devices. It’s the latest step in a concerted drive to reduce noise...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy
Image: Deutsche Bahn

Roland Bosch is new CEO of DB Cargo

Dr Roland Bosch became the new CEO of DB Cargo on December 1. Bosch, 46, who was a board member of rail infrastructure manager DB Netz, has succeeded Dr Jürgen Wilder, who left the role...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy
Image: courtesy of Renfe

Spain’s Renfe seeks European intermodal partner

SNCF and Deutsche Bahn are favourites to become a partner of Renfe Mercancías, Spain’s national rail freight operator, which is looking to expand its cross-border connections. The Spanish Government is due to start assessing potential candidates...Read more
|Comment|author: Jose Gutierrez