Friday 19th Jul 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Scottish plan to boost rail freight

Scottish freight operators and users have launched a joint strategy to boost the amount of freight on the rails, to meet a target of 7.5 per cent growth set by the Scottish Government last year.

Maritime Transport and DB Cargo UK partner

Freight operators Maritime Transport and DB Cargo UK are to combine their expertise to increase rail-freight capacity and competition in the intermodal market.

PD Ports condemns Trans-Pennine rail plan

PD Ports has condemned government plans to make no provision for freight in a planned £3 billion Trans-Pennine rail upgrade as “unwelcome and deeply troubling for the economy and businesses in the north of England”.

DB Cargo unveils tracking system

DB Cargo has launched a service that enables customers to view rail freight deliveries in real time via an online tracking system.

PD Ports launches second Teesport rail link

PD Ports has launched a second rail service running directly between Teesport and Scotland. The service will run five days a week from the quayside at Teesport to PD Stirling Terminal at Mossend in Glasgow.