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RAIL NEWS


Oil prices and rail

Network Rail, the UK infrastructure agency, has taken lower fuel prices into account, and revised its own projections for the medium term. In fact Chris Polack Read Article…

VTG new cars

VTG has announced in an online statement that 40 new chemical tank cars have joined its fleet this month. The cars, which are designed for the transport of sodium Read article…

Russian Railways

Russian Railways (RZD) has reported that it has introduced a simplified procedure for remote interaction with freight customers, “to help prevent the spread of coronavirus Read article…

Corona safeguarding

The coronavirus crisis is having serious repercussions on Italian and European logistics chains. The Italian economy is closely linked to the markets of Central and Northern Read Article…

GBR MD’s statement

John Smith, GB Railfreight’s Managing Director, has issued an online statement in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic. In it, he said: “We are focused on helping our Read article…

Outlook from FTR VP

Todd Tranausky, Vice President of Rail and Intermodal at transport intelligence company FTR has said intermodal is going to be under more pressure than originally Read article…

VTG AG makes history

VTG AG said in a statement: “VTG was once again able to increase revenue in the 2019 financial year. … Best group result in company history.” It said Read Article…

TRC to curb crude?

The Texas Railroad Commission (RRC) is debating whether the state should curb crude production for the first time in almost half a century. Unusually for a state-level Read article…

Cenovus crude

Cenovus Energy Inc. will temporarily halt its crude-by-rail program due to falling crude oil prices, it said in a statement. As a result, Cenovus will no longer make use of Read article…

GBRf £3m facility

Great British Railfreight (GBRf) has announced plans to build a new £3 million operational and training facility, “which will house state-of-the-art simulators Read Article…

Translate4Rail plans

The International Union of Railways (UIC) and RailNetEurope (RNE) have collaborated to try and remove language barriers on rail freight corridors across Europe Read article…

Vail Valley crude

Under new plans, trains would roll from Utah’s oil fields to Gulf Coast refineries along the Tennessee Pass rail line that runs through the Vail Valley. That railroad line could Read article…

CIG funds awarded

Trinity Metro in Fort Worth and the Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County (METRO) Read Article…

GB Railfreight Board

GB Railfreight has announced the appointment of Liam Day as Commercial Director. Read article…

US freight petition

Over 450 railroad industry employees have knocked on 330 doors on Capitol Hill in Read article…

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