Conferences for Freight Professionals

Category: RailFreight Summit 2020

Is a true shift to rail possible in Poland?

In Poland the expenditure on the development of transport infrastructure as well as intermodal hubs increased significantly between 2000 and 2020. Did this development contribute to a shift to rail? And is a shift from road to rail possible at all? Jana Pieriegud from the SGH Warsaw School of Economics will answer these questions at… Read more ›

This is how to build a rail freight hub

Poznan is growing as a rail freight hub. Recently, a state-of-the art terminal was opened, where cranable as well as non-cranable trailers can be loaded on trains in all directions. This means thousand of trailers off the road, onto rail. A terminal is not just a facility where cargo is loaded onto rails, and a… Read more ›

New railway line Poznan – Luxembourg to be launched

CLIP and CFL multimodal announced the launch of a new railway line between Swarzędz, next to the Polish hub of Poznan and Bettembourg-Dudelange in Luxembourg by end of 2019. The service will be open to containers, craneable semi-trailers as well as non-craneable semi-trailers thanks to the Lohr Railway System technology. The train will start with… Read more ›