Topic: RFG

Ground level shot of Aggregates train at Dove Holes quarry

The keys to longer, more precise payload calculations

Rail Freight UKIn the face of an ever more competitive market, it’s nothing short of a bid to revolutionise rail freight by unlocking unrealised efficiency and sustainability in British operations. The independent Rail Safety and Standards Board...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

REPAIR programme for UK infrastructure

The Rail Safety and Standards Board (RSSB) is almost ready to publish the results of its Rapid Evaluation and Planning Analysis Infrastructure for Railways (REPAIR). The programme is part of a drive to improve rail...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Scottish minister backs words with action

Rail freight opportunities are better than ever. Transport Secretary to the Scottish Government, Michael Matheson, has told the Scottish conference of the Rail Freight Group, the industry’s representative association in the UK, that the present...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton
Image: courtesy Forth Ports

Port of Tilbury unveils new rail freight strategy

The Port of Tilbury, the major trading port gateway for London, has unveiled plans to reinvigorate its entire rail freight infrastructure, including the introduction of regular intermodal services to the Midlands and Scotland. With three rail...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy

Rail Cargo Group seeks digital innovation ideas

One of Europe’s major rail cargo transporters, the Rail Cargo Group, is encouraging entrepreneurs to offer creative ideas for improving freight services in the digital age. Through its Open Innovation Challenge, the RFG – the...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy