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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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2023: European Year of Skills!

31 - 01 - 2023
Rail Cargo and The Future is Ours have adopted the European Year of Skills to promote working in the rail freight sector and create a…

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

12 - 01 - 2023
State Secretary Vivianne Heijnen opened the Lage Weide rail terminal and launches first battery-powered locomotive with Strukton. Rail Utrecht.

Rail Cargo Ambassadors present final report on European Year of Youth

29 - 12 - 2022
Rail Cargo Ambassadors present final report on European Year of Youth.

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

21 - 12 - 2022
European Commission approves €22 million subsidy to encourage modal shift from road to rail

Intermodal transportation is interesting for larger volumes

7 - 12 - 2021
Transporting volumes via a combination of modalities with the railways as the pivot: there is still much to be gained. We speak to shippers who…

The first freight train runs over Hoekse Lijn metro tracks

1 - 12 - 2021
A unique event: yesterday, the first freight train ran over the Hoekse Lijn metro line. The freight trains that will be using this track will…

Optimizing water and foam jets for emergency routes

23 - 11 - 2021
For the five railway yards in the Port of Rotterdam, ProRail makes clever use of a computer model to determine from which distance it is…

Theemswegtracé: The end of a bottleneck

12 - 11 - 2021
For years, the Caland Bridge has been a severe bottleneck for rail freight in and out of the Port of Rotterdam. With the opening of…

On the green track part 3: Ricoh

11 - 11 - 2021
More transport by rail is a must. Otherwise, we will not achieve our climate targets. Yet some companies seem reluctant to switch from road to…

On the green track part 2: Electrolux

9 - 11 - 2021
More transport by rail is a must. Otherwise, we will not achieve our climate targets. Yet some companies seem reluctant to switch from road to…

European rail sector opts for Digital Capacity Management (DCM)

8 - 11 - 2021
In Europa wordt een forse stijging van het treinverkeer verwacht, onder andere door economische groei en verschuiving van wegverkeer naar het spoor. Die stijging van…

On the green track part 1: Swinkels Family Brewers

4 - 11 - 2021
More transport by rail is a must. Otherwise, we will not achieve our climate targets. Yet some companies seem reluctant to switch from road to…

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