Deutsche Bahn and Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) have reached an agreement on the restructuring of their affiliated companies in seaport hinterland transport.
In recognition of the first Royal Train service as part of Her Majesty The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations, a locomotive was unveiled arriving into Manchester Victoria Station 23 March in a specially commissioned Jubilee design.
DB Schenker Rail UK has agreed terms with two major property developers for the operation of proposed new intermodal terminals in the south-east of England.
DB Schenker Rail UK has outlined plans to introduce carbon free rail freight services for customers using trains hauled by electric locomotives, further improving the environmental credibility of rail freight.
DB Schenker Rail is to strengthen rail freight services between Poland and the UK with the planned introduction this September of a second weekly service between the two countries. The announcement was made during a reception at the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in London, on Thursday 09 February, held to promote enhanced rail freight trading links between Poland and the UK.
Axel Marschall will be assuming management responsibility for Sales at the European DB Schenker Rail Group and will become the Member of the Board of Management of DB Schenker Rail Deutschland AG responsible for Sales as of February 1, 2012.
In order to extend business coverage, develop new business and stretch its presence in the north of China, DB Schenker recently established a new branch office in Hohhot, capital of the Inner Mongolian Autonomous Region.
January 3rd marked a milestone in Norwegian railway history. One year ago, Schenker AS in Norway, Green Cargo in Sweden, and the Industry Sector Intermodal of European rail freight operator DB Schenker Rail started up a new train between the Norwegian capital Oslo and the Arctic Circle town of Narvik.
Karsten Sachsenröder, Head of Sales DB SR, to leave the company.
CEO Dr. Alexander Hedderich: “We want to be our customers’ first choice in Europe for rail freight transportation”
Starting in late November, container trains will travel daily to Shenyang via the Trans-Siberian Railway • DB Management Board Member Dr. Rausch: Major incentive for freight transport via the Eurasian Land Bridge.
An increase in rail freight traffic between central Europe and the Baltic States is expected following the signing of a co-operation agreement between DB Schenker Rail Polska CEO Hans-Georg Werner and the Director General of Lietuvos Geležinkeliai Stasys Dailydka at the Transport Logistic fair in München on May 10.