Topic: Metrans

METRANS equips wagon fleet with composite brakes

Triggered by the German government’s ban on noisy wagons, METRANS has upgraded its entire 3,000 container wagons fleet with ‘whispering’ brakes. The harder material of the braking pads that improves friction with the wheels will...Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios
Port of Trieste

HHLA takes share in Adriatic port of Trieste

Hamburger Hafen und Logistik (HHLA) has acquired stakes in a terminal of the Italian port of Trieste. It  is taking a majority stake of 50.01 per cent in the Piattaforma Logistica Trieste terminal (PLT).  An...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

New intermodal record on Polish tracks

Despite the reduction of bulk volume, intermodal transportation on the Polish railway network is growing. In 2019 the overall rail freight traffic in the country decreased by 5.5 per cent while the intermodal sector set...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko