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Welcome for Howbury RFI decision

Freight on Rail has welcomed the decision by Bexley Council to give planning approval to a new rail freight interchange at Howbury Park in southeast London.

GreenBridge launches new round-trip service

GreenBridge Multimodal has launched a new round-trip train service between Turkey and Europe. The train is the fourth round-trip, regular service connecting the Duisburg rail hub and the port of Trieste.

New director for BIFA

Rachel Morley has joined the board of the British International Freight Association replacing Carson McMullan who has stepped down having been on the board since 2009.

You can’t rely on old king coal

Declining traditional markets and structural changes in the rail industry mean that rail freight operators must come to terms with a new business environment. Malory Davies looks at the challenges ahead.

BIFA calls for support on apprenticeship initiative

The British International Freight Association is calling on the industry to support a proposal for a freight forwarding apprenticeship standard. This comes after an expression of interest was made by an employer group behind an apprenticeship standard.

BIFA awards winners revealed

The winners of the annual British International Freight Association’s (BIFA) Freight Service Awards were revealed at ceremony in London on Thursday 19th January.

GB Railfreight china clay contract

GB Railfreight has won a contract with B Logistics, the Belgian rail freight company, to move kaolin between Belgium and Scotland.