Topic: UIC

EU sets frail foundations for intermodal transport’s future

File: Greening Freight Package The European Commission’s proposal to amend the Weights and Dimensions Directive (WDD) concerning commercial road vehicles presents some problematic points. The railway sector is concerned that the proposal will result in a modal shift from...Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios

New director of Rail System at UIC

Marc Antoni resigns as UIC’s director of Rail System after five years of office. He is succeeded by the Frenchman Christian Chavanel. It is the second notable job shift at the international railway company this...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
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Rail Freight Forward coalition signed in Katowice

On Friday 14 December, the Rail Freight Forward coalition was launched in Katowice, Poland. This is a coalition of European rail freight companies committed to reducing the negative impact of freight transport on the planet....Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
ZHENGZHOU, FERRMED and UIC signing the cooperation agreement. Photo: FERRMED

Zhengzhou, UIC and FERRMED connect Belt and Road hubs

The People’s Government of Zhengzhou, UIC (International Union of Railways) and FERRMED have signed an agreement of cooperation in establishing a platform, enhancing the exchange and cooperation between the big logistic and industrial hubs involved...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen