Special performance at the Raimund Theater for ÖBB- apprentices
On May 9th, 2017 around 1,100 ÖBB-apprentices followed the invitation of CEO Andreas Matthä for this year’s musical event in the Raimund Theater, including many apprentices of the Rail Cargo Group from all over Austria.Read More
Railways simply explained: Brake test
Before every departure of a freight train, a brake test is carried out. But do you know why this is necessary and how it is related to the freight train’s intelligence?Read More
Best practice: RTMO – Rail Transport Mobility Optimization
Railway logistics 4.0 The competitive environment remains challenging not only in the railway world. Constantly changing customer needs challenge us to be on the move. If we do not adapt to customer requirements every day, we quickly lose the ball to our competitors. All the more welcome are innovative digitisation and optimisation projects that areRead More
Many goods on rail
Did you know that Austria is among the EU leaders with a rail freight share of 31 percent? The railway as an environmentally friendly means of transport makes an active contribution to climate protection.Read More
Exchange with China
We are proud to be one of the leading international rail logistics experts. In order to further develop this position we, as employees, would like to get to know the international market and especially China very well. Therefore we not only initiate cooperations in the railway company sector but also in the educational sector.Read More
Train driver training backstage (2)
The first few weeks
Driving a locomotive of over 80 tonnes – this is the goal to which seven young Italian colleagues, who started their training with RCG in Germany in March of 2018, are aspiring. And with each day, they are getting closer to this goal.Read More
On two wheels from Salzburg to Trieste – RCG Bike Challenge 2018
This is the second time that 11 motivated RCG employees have taken up the challenge of cycling a distance of over 400 km.Read More
Railways simply explained:
Do you know what multimodality means? What challenges are associated with the term in the world of logistics? And why is an intelligent mix of different modes of transport crucial to success?Read More
Next generation – knowledge transfer guaranteed
Around a quarter of all ÖBB employees will leave the company in the next few years and retire. In order to preserve the valuable knowledge and expertise of experienced colleagues, there are several initiatives at the Rail Cargo Group. The goal is the successful transfer of knowledge to the next generation.Read More
Welcome to Vienna!
Our freight train from China, loaded with 44 containers, has arrived safely in Vienna after 15 days. Together with numerous guests, the train will be festively received today at the Freight Centre Vienna South. This marks the start of the fourth regular high-frequency China TransFER.Read More
Sustainability begins in the mind
Pleasing outcome: The training for the energy driving licence has a lasting effect; our apprentices act as ambassadors and actively put what they have learned into practice in their jobs and leisure time.Read More
Railways simply explained:
Do you know what interoperability means? What does the term have to do with bridge construction? And why is it so important for efficient, seamless, cross-border rail freight transport in particular?Read More
There it goes, have a good trip!
12 April 2018, 10:00 a.m. local time Chengdu – an economic metropolis and the largest railway hub in the heart of China. The excitement is rising. All eyes are on our freight train. It will be the first to reach Vienna directly from China. Everything is ready. The departure signals are giving the go-ahead. TheRead More
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
Rail Cargo Group can handle transport in China
We are intensifying Asian connections – the first Chengdu train is ready for the journeyRead More