Competition

There is a lot going on in the world of logistics. A world, in which the Rail Cargo Group likes to take new directions, overcomes challenges and exploits opportunities. Within the category COMPETITION find out everything you need to know about our industry, the market environment in general and current trends as well as RCG´s activities in internationalization and digitization. The railway will develop rapidly in the coming years – and we shape this future together with our business partners.

Service

We are Austria.
And Europe. And Asia.

As the backbone of national rail freight transport, in addition to the consistent implementation of internationalisation, we are also intensifying our presence in the Austrian market and realising professional end-to-end logistics Solutions.Read More

Service

May I introduce myself: My Name is Vectron

High-performance, 6400 kW, 90 tonnes, a top speed of 160 km/h, almost 19 metres long, over 3 metres wide, over 4 metres high and deployable in different countries – this is the new powerhouse for the Rail Cargo Group. The acquisition of new locomotives lays the foundation stone for competitive, economical, ecological freight transport.Read More

International

Brussels up close – transport investments of the future

What MFF do we need? This was the key question in a debate on future EU-wide transport investments, which should be taken into account in the adoption of the next Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF). Our colleague Naida Sivsic, who will be working for the Community of European Railways in Brussels until the end of March,Read More

INNOVATION

Greater safety thanks to new technology

Freight train brakes are not only vitally important when the train is running. Even when a train is parked, the brakes must still apply their full braking effect. This is now measured by a new measuring system, directly on the brake block. New technology thereby ensures greater safety in rail freight traffic.Read More

INNOVATION

Next stop: Intelligent freight wagons

Digitalisation is also finding its way into freight transport. The aim is for modern telematics and sensors to improve the operation and maintenance of freight wagons and to make rail freight traffic even safer, more efficient and more reliable overall.Read More

innovation

Whisper brakes

Quietly running trains Imagine being woken up abruptly in the middle of the night. The reason: a freight train thundering past. That will soon change. By the end of 2021, tourists as well as people living alongside railway lines should be significantly relieved from the noise of freight trains.Read More

INNOVATION

MOBILER makes it happen

“Rail over road” is RCG´s motto! Thus, we support a railway campaigning project and show how container transports can be handled without a terminal – our in-house technology makes it possible.Read More

RCG Inside

5 years Rail Cargo Carrier in the Czech Republic

On 23 May 2012 the first freight train supplied with in-house traction ran in the Czech Republic. This intermodal train travelled from Trieste to the terminal in Paskov. Five years later we celebrated this anniversary by once again running a freight train along the same route.Read More

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