Topic: Maersk

Houston has no problem with shift to rail

Freight from the Port of Houston to the inland conurbation of Dallas – Fort Worth will now go by rail. Shipping line Maersk is seeking to solve its logistics challenges by partnering with BNSF for...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Ikea onboard Maersk’s train in Spain

Ikea Supply Chain Operations chooses the train to transport products between the port of Barcelona and the Tarragona terminal in Spain. In collaboration with Maersk, the home furnishing products powerhouse decided to switch from road...Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios
Russian train loaded with Maersk containers, source: Russian Railways (RZD)

Maersk links the Far East to the Black Sea by rail

Maersk introduced another intermodal service across the Trans-Siberian route connecting the Russian Far East with the Black Sea. Specifically, the new service called AE77 links the VSC Terminal in Vostochny with the NUTEP Terminal at...Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios

Poland breaks record with heaviest intermodal train

Originating from Euroterminal Slawkow and with DCT Gdansk Terminal as its final destination, an intermodal train wrote history as the heaviest ever in Polish freight transport. It left Slawkow carrying ninety 20-foot containers (90 TEUs...Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios
Image: portofamsterdam.com

Venlo receives first direct trains from China

Last week, Greenport rail terminal in Venlo received four trains from the city of Jinan, China. The trains were carrying clothing goods of the company PVH. After completing a trip of around 11,000 kilometres, they...Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios