Topic: Obb

Rail Cargo Austria

New service port of Lübeck – Wels

A new direct rail freight line between the Austrian hub of Wels and the German Baltic Sea port of Lübeck has been launched by Rail Cargo Group. The service is called TransFER and runs twice...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
The opening of the Vienna-Chengdu line. Photo: OBB

New Vienna-Chengdu railway link launched

A new railway service connecting the Austrian capital Vienna with the Chinese freight hub Chengdu was launched with the first train departing in westbound direction on Thursday 12 April. It is the first direct railway...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
UTLC

UTLC and Rail Cargo Group join forces on New Silk Road

Rail freight logistics company Rail Cargo Group (RCG), the rail freight division of the Österreichische Bundesbahnen (OBB) and JSC United Transport and Logistics Company (UTLC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to improve rail freight connections and increase...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
China Railway Express

Rail Cargo Group adds new Italy-China service

Austrian-based Rail Cargo Group (RCG) is strengthening its China-bound operations with the launch of a monthly container train from the Italian city of Mortara to Chengdu. It builds on a recent pilot and now regular...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy

Crister Fritzon new Acting Chairman of CER

Crister Fritzon has been appointed as Acting Chairman of the Community of European Railway and Infrastructure Companies (CER) with immediate effect. Mr Fritzon is Chair of the Association of Swedish Train Operating Companies (ASTOC) and...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy