Thursday, August 16, 2018

Overland freight

GB Railfreight

GB Railfreight takes early Brexit as DB Rail cuts back

GB Railfreight, the UK's third largest rail freight operator, has received an irrevocable offer to buy the company from Swedish private equity group EQT...
PSA enters Chinese rail sector

PSA enters Chinese rail sector

Singapore-based port operator PSA has invested in a joint venture to develop and operate 18 railway container terminals across mainland China. With the investment, PSA...
France rail freight renovation plans 2016

France extends plans to re-establish rail freight

France will extend a plan to renovate local rail lines used for freight amidst losing share to road haulage. The French government are to invest...
DSV aquisitions

DSV seeks large acquisitions to defragment the freight market

Denmark's DSV, which became the world's fifth largest freight transportation company by buying up competitors, is considering more large acquisitions to expand in a...
TX Logistik increases Padborg - Verona frequency

TX Logistik increases Padborg – Verona frequency

TX Logistik has increased its intermodal connections between Denmark and Italy from five to six round trips per week. Over the last two years the...
China rail freight volume

China rail freight volume down 6.2 percent yoy

China's rail freight volume fell 6.2 percent in the first eight months of 2016 from the same period last year to 2.1 billion tonnes,...
Don’t let up on apprenticeships, urges Road Haulage Association

Don’t let up on apprenticeships, urges Road Haulage Association

The government must keep up its momentum on Trailblazer apprenticeships and avoid any distractions or dilution, says the Road Haulage Association. On the penultimate day...
National Lorry Week already a phenomenal success

National Lorry Week already a phenomenal success

The first day of the RHA’s National Lorry Week proved beyond doubt that more people than ever are keen to be seen to love the lorry Commenting,...

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