Topic: Rail freight

SNCF twin coalSNCF twin coal wagon. Source: Wikimedia Commons.wagon

ERFA welcomes French railway reform

The European Rail Freight Association (ERFA) is positive about the ongoing discussions regarding far-reaching reforms of the French National Railways (SNCF). It believes that France is well on its way towards a policy supporting a...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Image: DB Cargo

UK partners convert coal hoppers for aggregates

Britain’s biggest rail freight operator, DB Cargo UK, is utilising the growing demand for rail movement of aggregates by converting more than 100 coal hoppers into new state-of-the-art aggregate hopper wagons. The conversion programme is...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy
Image: JSC RZD Logistics

Sweet expansion for Russia-China temperature trains

The perennial consumer favourites of chocolate and confectionery are inspiring a new expansion by JSC RZD Logistics of its regfrigerated container service for goods requiring special temperature controls. Part of a framework initiated by the...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy