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Samskip shines on the silk road

Urgent container capacity shortages and intense sea freight rate inflation are giving an extra push to rail cargo service links Read more »

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Port of Grangemouth’s new rail facility now open

The Port of Grangemouth has completed and opened a multimillion-pound rail freight hub with the arrival DRS’s Aberdeen freight train Read more »

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FM Conway doubles Port of Tilbury bulk operation

The Port of Tilbury and FM Conway have announced that they have extended their agreement for a further five years Read more »

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VTG is the first to get Nexxiot’s new hardware device

Nexxiot introduces the third generation of its iconic Gateway Device at the end of the year. VTG, one of Europe’s Read more »

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Port of Grangemouth invests £3 million in freight facility

The Port of Grangemouth announces a £3 million investment to significantly scale up and modernise the port’s current rail capacity Read more »

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VTG Rail and DCRail win Rail Freight Project of the Year award

VTG Rail and DCRail have been named joint winners of the Rail Freight Project of the Year award at this Read more »

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Record number of China-Europe freight train service help meet demand  

To help with reduced shipping and air-freight capacity due to the Coronavirus pandemic, over the last two months, the China-Europe Read more »

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VTG acquires Carbo Rail

It’s a done deal: Under a transaction signed in February 2020 and now approved by the relevant antitrust authorities, VTG Read more »

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Samskip adds Coevorden-Nässjö rail connection 

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Samskip launches new five times weekly rail connection between Coevorden in the north of the Netherlands and Nässjö, Sweden, in second significant Swedish service enhancement in September 2019.  Already the leading intermodal Read more »

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Forth Ports permanent rail service between Grangemouth and Tilbury

Forth Ports today announces, in partnership with Direct Rail Services (DRS) and Eddie Stobart, that the rail service which provides Read more »

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EUROGATE Intermodal launches new rail links between Rotterdam and Southern Germany

EUROGATE Intermodal (EGIM) continues to expand its service portfolio with the addition of new rail links. From 1 July 2019, Read more »

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Port of Hamburg moves more cargo by rail

Measured in tons by rail: + 7.7 percent between Hamburg and European destinations + 13.6 percent for container traffic in Read more »

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Hupac Group records 21% traffic growth

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Last year, the Hupac Group carried around 926,000 road consignments by rail, increasing its volume by 21.4%. This strong growth Read more »

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New innovations boost Tarmac rail freight capabilities

Tarmac has enhanced its rail freight capabilities with a series of new innovations as part of an ongoing commitment to Read more »

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