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31 January 2023 in Logistics service providers and shippers, Political Directors

2023: European Year of Skills!

Rail Cargo and The Future is Ours have adopted the European Year of Skills to promote working in the rail…
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12 January 2023 in Political Directors

State Secretary Vivianne Heijnen opened the Lage Weide rail terminal and launches first battery-powered locomotive with Strukton!

State Secretary Vivianne Heijnen opened the Lage Weide rail terminal and launches first battery-powered locomotive with Strukton. Rail Utrecht.
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29 December 2022 in Political Directors

Rail Cargo Ambassadors present final report on European Year of Youth

Rail Cargo Ambassadors present final report on European Year of Youth.
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21 December 2022 in Political Directors

European Commission approves €22,5 million subsidy to encourage modal shift from road to rail

European Commission approves €22 million subsidy to encourage modal shift from road to rail
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7 December 2021 in Political Directors

Intermodal transportation is interesting for larger volumes

Transporting volumes via a combination of modalities with the railways as the pivot: there is still much to be gained.…
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We aim to move 50% more goods via the Dutch railways within the next 10 years to achieve the European sustainability targets. This is a complex task, and the Dutch rail freight sector is happy to take up the challenge.

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