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Rotterdam rail feeding locomotive. Photo: Pixabay

What is new this week in Europe?

Many new connections and departures were launched or announced this week. These include two services between the Netherlands and Germany. Three new lines were established to Italy; from Germany, Belgium and Austria.  A new service commenced...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Stobart Pullman hauled by DRS. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

New railway line Port of Tilbury-Central Scotland

Eddie Stobart, a UK-based supply chain, transport and logistics company has launched a new train service, connecting the Port of Tilbury to Tesco’s site in Daventry, and then Daventry to Mossend, Scotland. With this connection...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

Samskip adds 50 more rail wagons to fleet

Multimodal giant Samskip has added 50 more noise-reducing rail wagons to its fleet, bringing the number of new Samskip-branded units introduced in 2017 to 100. Built by Slovakian manufacturer Tatravagonka, the type T-3000 wagons are specifically designed to...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy