Topic: Germany

Freight train with diesel derails in Germany

A freight train carrying bio-diesel derailed Sunday evening at Niederlahnstein station in Germany. Several tank cars of the train went off the track and are leaking diesel, according to local media. The train was on...Read more
|1 comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

Big merger on Polish rail freight market

Poland’s rail freight market is on the verge of a big merger. Two major operators Lotos Kolej and Orlen KolTrans will be amalgamated into one entity. The combined operator will be a strong player in...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko

Diesel fuel on tracks from Gdańsk to Czechia

Lotos Kolej, the third-largest rail freight operator in Poland, has entered a new market. It started to transport diesel fuel from Gdańsk to neighbouring Czechia by using its own locomotives and wagons. Czechia is the...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko

Russia develops rolling highway to Kaliningrad

The fact that Kaliningrad Region is cut off from mainland Russia is not an obstacle for the logistics companies. The semi-exclave has a well-developed network of container trains and multimodal connections. Now it is the...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko

New Silk Road Network optimistic about the future

The Bremen based logistics cooperative hub, New Silk Road Network, has expressed optimism over the future opportunities. A squeeze on new membership applications, but New Silk Road Network has continued to attract enquires, despite the...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton