Road To Rail

Q and A with Goldschmidt’s Peter Stjernfelt

Read Goldschmidt’s Sales and Marketing Manager Peter Stjernfelt’s interview about rail-road vehicles and their role in rail infrastructure.

How can Goldschmidt’s[1] road-rail vehicles assist infrastructure managers with their challenges?
Road-rail v…

North East flooding LIVE: Road closures and rail delays

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Amazon to shift goods from road to rail

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EUROPE: Amazon has awarded FS Group’s Mercitalia Logistics a contract to transport goods between its fulfilment centres in Germany and Italy.
This aims to cut road traffic pollution and congestion on key European routes, while optimisi…

Big increase in road to rail modal shift at port of Southampton

Terminal operator DP World reports rail container shipments up 66% over last six months.
DP WORLD says that it has seen a significant increase in the share of containers transported by rail from its terminal at the port of Southampton in southern Brita…

Indiana Rail Road executives Engle, Kaelin retire

Michael D. Engel. Indiana Rail Road
INDIANAPOLIS — Michael D. Engel and Larry F. Kaelin, who played key roles in the success of the Indiana Rail Road during their tenure as executives, have retired, the railroad has announced.
Both men retired as of …

Incentives shift cargo from road to rail at DP World Southampton

The port operator introduced its Modal Shift Programme trial last September. From September to February, Southampton logistics hub saw an increase in freight moved by rail instead of road from 21% to 35%. The initiative is a bid to reduce greenhouse ga…

Oxford Botley Road design plans submitted for rail bridge

Oxfordshire County Council has opened a consultation for members of the public to share their thoughts on planned Network Rail development at the Botley Road site in Oxford[1].
The proposals are part of ongoing work to provide a new western entrance to…