Rail Freight Day 2018

At 6 December, the Rail Freight Day once again focused on progress and challenges in European rail freight traffic in the Vienna Stock Exchange. For the fifth time, high-ranking representatives from politics and the railway sector met for one day to jointly set the course for more freight traffic on rail.Read More

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Power on wheels: The MOBILER

With the MOBILER, the train comes directly to the customer – regardless of whether there is a siding or not. Our technically mature MOBILER system enables simple and fast container handling between truck and rail, thus combining the advantages of rail and road freight transport. Behind this system is a special wagon technology.Read More


Facts: China in the spotlight

Meanwhile our freight trains regularly connect China with Europe and need about 14 days for the transport via the New Silk Road. That’s why we’ve compiled 14 exciting facts about China that explain, among other things, what the Chinese alphabet is all about, why China is also called “The Middle Kingdom” or why exactly fiveRead More

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Wheeled power: The Shimmns

Our Shimmns type freight wagon has a sliding tarpaulin or steel cover and is mainly used for transporting steel wire coils. A material that is essential for the automotive industry, for example.Read More

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Wheeled power: The stake wagon

As the largest wood transporter in Central Europe, we carry around 200,000 loaded timber wagons a year and transport around 7 million cubic metres of logs – our stake wagons are the perfect means of transport.Read More

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Wheeled power: The open freight wagon

Our roof-less freight wagons are particularly suitable for transporting goods that are not sensitive to the weather – in our open wagons we reliably transport coal, charcoal, ore, sand, gravel, used glass, steel, scrap and wood to their destination.Read More

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Wheeled power: Start of the RCG wagon series

The Rail Cargo Group operates an impressive fleet of vehicles in order to move tons of freight. Our wagons are the basis for every transport. Do you know all the types of our freight wagons? How many own wagons does the RCG have? Hundreds? Maybe thousands? You will find out all these details in theRead More


Unlimited customer utility

The RCG is characterized by internationality. Every year we handle more than 115 million tons of goods between international metropolitan areas and the most important ports – in Europe and far beyond to Asia. The RCG covers 52 million train kilometers per year. This corresponds to 1,298 circles around the world. Read More

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Wood on track

The RCG transports products of the wood industry flexibly and in an environmentally friendly manner. With around 200,000 loaded timber wagons and 5.6 million tonnes of timber transported annually, we are the largest wood forwarder in Central Europe. This saves the environment a lot of CO2.Read More

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In time on track

The Rail Cargo Group is on the move 24 hours a day, 365 days a year on behalf of its customers. We transport approximately 83 million tonnes of goods in and through Austria every year. To ensure that the entire logistics chain runs smoothly, the ordered wagons must be where they are needed on time,Read More

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The stories of the Kings & Queens

We dedicate the summer to the stories of our customers. They are at the heart of all our activities and we handle end-to-end logistics solutions for them 365 days a year. They are our Kings & Queens, for whom we are preparing a big stage over the next months.Read More

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