Rail Cargo Blog - Newsfeed https://blog.railcargo.com Das ist der Newsfeed des Rail Cargo Blog. More than convinced by the railway https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/kings-and-queens-dunaferr <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/RCH-Dunaferr-Stahl-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1590577554559&scale=0.5" alt="Steel products require consistently high quality and reliability - without compromise. And that at all levels. Whether in the mining of raw materials for the manufacture of high-tech products, or in the field of logistics, in the planning of technologically mature logistics solutions. For this reason, Hungary&#39;s steel giant has been relying on rail transport safety and thus on the Rail Cargo Group for decades. " /> Brigitte Hafner Product & Service Wednesday, 27 May 2020 01:03 (CEST) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/kings-and-queens-dunaferr Transport of goods in containers by rail, road, ship, etc. - this is intermodality https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/container-transport <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Green-Logistics-Container-3-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1558964660880&scale=0.5" alt="Consumer goods, automotive goods, chemicals, steel, wood and paper - there are hardly any limitations to the Europe-wide transport of goods in containers.&nbsp; " /> Elisabeth Fiala Product & Service Thursday, 14 May 2020 12:49 (CEST) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/container-transport Rapeseed oil on the rails: RCG and FESCO make it happen https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/kings-and-queens-fesco <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/RCG-Russia-and-FESCO-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1589194992340&scale=0.5" alt="The Chinese market is one of the most up-and-coming when it comes to the export of Russian goods, especially food. Comprehensive logistics packages with end-to-end logistics solutions are therefore becoming increasingly significant for the Chinese market. Two strong logistics partners have now launched a logistics concept for rapeseed oil deliveries by rail. " /> Brigitte Hafner Product & Service Monday, 11 May 2020 01:02 (CEST) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/kings-and-queens-fesco New Silk Road revival or silence before the storm? https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/gastautorin-majorie-van-leijen <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Seidenstraße-Karte-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1548229390611&scale=0.5" alt="Guest author:&nbsp;Majorie van Leijen, Editor-in-Chief RailFreight.com There is something strange going on in the world of logistics and its analysts. They just cannot seem to agree. &lsquo;The New Silk Road is facing its hardest challenge since the beginning&rsquo; is combined with messages such as &lsquo;these are golden times for Eurasian rail&rsquo; or &lsquo;we are witnessing a boost in cargo volumes&rsquo;. " /> Majorie van Leijen International Wednesday, 06 May 2020 10:19 (CEST) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/gastautorin-majorie-van-leijen Despite or just because of Corona we are fully on course for digitalisation https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/digitalisierung-durch-corona <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Digitalisierung-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1579165932467&scale=0.5" alt="Although the Corona crisis will keep the world on suspense for a while, it also has something positive for us: it has brought us a significant step forward regarding digitalization and in remote working with employees, customers and partners. The blindfolds have dropped. Digital work is successful. What&#39;s more: digitization forces us to break new ground, it navigates us through the crisis and far beyond into a hopefully stable future. " /> Brigitte Hafner Innovation Thursday, 30 Apr 2020 09:40 (CEST) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/digitalisierung-durch-corona 10 facts that show that rail transport is on the right climate track https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/schiene-auf-klimakurs <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Taurus-Lok-Blumen-Umwelt-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1587637953695&scale=0.5" alt="We firmly expect that mobility and freight transport will ramp up again once the corona crisis has passed. If transport of the future traffic becomes much more climate-friendly and healthier, then we air quality will improve, noise pollution from traffic will decrease and we will have fewer traffic jams, whilst at the same time much greater mobility than today. Rail freight transport plays a key role in achieving European climate and environmental goals. These 10 reasons demonstrate the advantages of rail transport: " /> Alina Huster Sustainability Thursday, 23 Apr 2020 12:27 (CEST) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/schiene-auf-klimakurs Health protection is our top priority https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/mitarbeiterinnenschutz <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Mitarbeiter-Arbeiter-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1587380696241&scale=0.5" alt="Even though some of the restrictions have been lifted, we remain totally committed to protecting the health of our staff and everyone involved in our operations. What are we doing to protect our staff? " /> Alina Huster RCG Inside Monday, 20 Apr 2020 01:01 (CEST) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/mitarbeiterinnenschutz Consumer goods on the rails https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/consumer-goods <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Tomaten-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1585897291800&scale=0.5" alt="We are transporting an increasing amount of consumer goods so that we can help secure commercial supplies on a national and an international scale. The past few days have seen more and more salt, toilet paper, coffee, tomato-based goods, as well as organic ethanol, which is used to produce disinfectants, leaving their production sites by rail. " /> Alina Huster Product & Service Friday, 03 Apr 2020 08:59 (CEST) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/consumer-goods THANK YOU #TeamRCG https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/danke-team-rcg <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/TEAM-RCG2-2280x1100.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1585638187458&scale=0.5" alt="The fact that we can keep the international flow of goods moving and make sure supplies get delivered is down to our amazing team. They are doing a really incredible job during these difficult times. We cannot thank you enough for everything you&rsquo;re doing right now! " /> Elisabeth Fiala RCG Inside Tuesday, 31 Mar 2020 08:57 (CEST) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/danke-team-rcg 9 reasons why rail freight transport is so important right now https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/9-gruende-auf-der-schiene-zu-transportieren <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Gleis-Schiene-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1574849983377&scale=0.5" alt="Coronavirus is putting us all to the test, on a personal and on a professional level. The Rail Cargo Group and our staff are under pressure right now too. As the largest logistics company in Austria, it is our responsibility to secure supplies for the public and the economy. Here are 9 huge advantages of rail freight transport in times like these. " /> Alina Huster Product & Service Friday, 20 Mar 2020 01:37 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/9-gruende-auf-der-schiene-zu-transportieren Single wagon transport https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/einzelwagenverkehr <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Einzelwagenverkehr-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1584021695445&scale=0.5" alt="Do you know what single wagon transport is and what role it plays in Austria? Why they are critical for success in terms of the market share of rail and what challenges they face - all this will be revealed in the following article. " /> Alina Huster RCG Inside Thursday, 12 Mar 2020 02:51 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/einzelwagenverkehr Bosnia and Herzegovina: Transport country in the Western Balkans https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/laenderportrait-bosnien <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Bosnien-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1583330774627&scale=0.5" alt="As a traditional transport country, Bosnia and Herzegovina scores above all with its central location, beautiful landscapes and robust economy.&nbsp; In 2018, exports totalled 6.08 billion Euros. The &Ouml;BB Rail Cargo Group also taps into the country&rsquo;s economic potential and has its own subsidiary in Sarajevo with 50 employees. " /> Christina Dürr International Wednesday, 04 Mar 2020 02:51 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/laenderportrait-bosnien Industrial sidings https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/anschlussbahnen <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Anschlussbahn-Spital-am-Pyhrn-(c)Bernegger-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1582188093359&scale=0.5" alt="Do you know what industrial sidings are needed for? Do you know how they help make freight transport more efficient and what significance they have for environmentally friendly transport policies? " /> Alina Huster RCG Inside Thursday, 20 Feb 2020 09:19 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/anschlussbahnen Port of Trieste: Logistics hub of the Adriatic Sea https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/hafen-triest <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Hafen-Triest-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1581498212404&scale=0.5" alt="The Port of Trieste celebrated its 300th anniversary last year. This Mediterranean Sea port is of great importance for Austria, not just in terms of its history. For the &Ouml;BB Rail Cargo Group, it is particularly important with regards to transports to the Far East. " /> Christina Dürr International Wednesday, 12 Feb 2020 09:55 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/hafen-triest Agility is accelerating the innovation motor at the Rail Cargo Group https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/agiles-arbeiten <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Digitalisierung-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1579165932467&scale=0.5" alt="Everybody is talking about agility, but what is it exactly? The Rail Cargo Group is applying agile working methods to digital innovations. Digitalization is making inroads in the freight transport industry, and in this is going to apply to every step of the booking process, from enquiries through to invoicing. " /> Werner Reiter Innovation Tuesday, 04 Feb 2020 10:09 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/agiles-arbeiten What does condition-based maintenance mean? https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/condition-based-maintanance <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-1900/Lokwartung-Linz-©-Wolfgang-Spitzbart-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1578993569106&scale=0.5" alt="Rail vehicles are like cars: they have to be taken to the workshop where certain maintenance and repair work is carried out and spare parts are exchanged after a certain number of kilometres. The Rail Cargo Group relies entirely on condition-based maintenance in order to optimise these steps. What this means in detail and how optimum maintenance actually works is explained in the following article. " /> Roland Steinberger RCG Inside Wednesday, 29 Jan 2020 10:19 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/condition-based-maintanance Safe with ROLA https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/sicher-mit-rola <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/ROLA-Fahrer-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1565075877961&scale=0.5" alt="When trucks are travelling piggybacked on the Rolling Road (ROLA), keeping the roads clear and thus protecting the environment, some safety regulations need to be taken into consideration. We are going to show you what these are in a short video in which we have summarised the individual procedures and steps in a straightforward way. So that everything runs smoothly - for our customers and for us. " /> Brigitte Hafner Product & Service Monday, 27 Jan 2020 10:06 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/sicher-mit-rola Our apprentices at the RCG Europe Weeks https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/rcg-europawochen <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Lehrlinge-2280.png/jcr:content.png?t=1579163276326&scale=0.5" alt="Four weeks to get a feel for international logistics &ndash; these are the RCG European Weeks. This is already the 7th time that enthusiastic and committed apprentices have had the opportunity to complete part of their training in a European RCG subsidiary. " /> Elisabeth Fiala RCG Inside Wednesday, 22 Jan 2020 09:26 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/rcg-europawochen Slovenia: Diversity in the heart of Europe https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/laenderportrait-slowenien <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Bled-Slowenien-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1578990500139&scale=0.5" alt="Slovenia&#39;s geographical location is ideal for foreign trade. The port of Koper and two transport corridors connect Slovenia almost worldwide. Two subsidiaries of the &Ouml;BB Rail Cargo Group are located in Slovenia and have been using this beneficial location since 2009. " /> Christina Dürr International Tuesday, 14 Jan 2020 09:14 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/laenderportrait-slowenien What it needs to make rail freight competitive https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/gastautor-libor-lochman2 <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Gleis-Schiene-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1574849983377&scale=0.5" alt="Libor Lochman has been Executive Director of the Community of European Railway and Infrastructure Companies (CER) since 1 January 2012 -&nbsp;in the RCG-Talk For more than thirty years CER has been making the case for the European rail operating community vis &agrave; vis the EU Commission and legislators. " /> Libor Lochman International Tuesday, 07 Jan 2020 08:08 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/gastautor-libor-lochman2 Gewinnspielbedingungen I Terms and conditions for prize games https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/gewinnspielbedingungen <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/ÖBB-Helm-Arbeitskleidung-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1588682103032&scale=0.5" alt="Wenn Sie an einem unserer Gewinnspiele teilnehmen, akzeptieren Sie automatisch die unten genannten Bedingungen. By participating at one of our prize games, you automatically accept the below mentioned terms and conditions. " /> Elisabeth Fiala RCG Inside Wednesday, 01 Jan 2020 08:59 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/gewinnspielbedingungen The most sustainable fireworks… https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/rcg-fireworks <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Schmal-Payr-2280x1100.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1547020823227&scale=0.5" alt="It&#39;s not only on New Year&#39;s Eve that we let the sparks fly.&nbsp; In our workshops we have fireworks every day - but the sustainable version! We wish you a happy new year 2020! " /> Elisabeth Fiala RCG Inside Tuesday, 31 Dec 2019 08:59 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/rcg-fireworks We wish you happy holidays! https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/happy-holidays <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Güterzug-im-Schnee_Pixabay_2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1577088034445&scale=0.5" alt="An exciting and successful year is coming to an end.&nbsp; We wish all employees, customers, partners and all our blog readers happy and relaxing holidays! " /> Elisabeth Fiala RCG Inside Monday, 23 Dec 2019 09:14 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/happy-holidays Review - That was the year 2019 https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/das-war-2019 <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/weihnachtskarte-2280.png/jcr:content.png?t=1576586474777&scale=0.5" alt="Noah&#39;s Train, SmartCargo, TransANT. 2019 was an eventful year, a year full of innovations, developments, progress and success. We look back on it. " /> Elisabeth Fiala RCG Inside Friday, 20 Dec 2019 11:11 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/das-war-2019 Rail freight transport as an ecological and efficient alternative https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/sgv-als-alternative <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Zug-im-Winter-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1576229433991&scale=0.5" alt="Guest author: Niki Schm&ouml;lz, author, student und railway-blogger&nbsp;in the&nbsp;RCG-Talk. The economy is growing, global transport networks are expanding and online commerce has been enjoying a global boom for several years. But climate change is also progressing. However, the need to green the transport sector in this context does not mean that we have to accept regression or a slowdown in the global transport of goods - quite the opposite. " /> Niki Schmölz Sustainability Thursday, 12 Dec 2019 09:53 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/sgv-als-alternative What the European rail sector is asking of the renewed institutions https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/gastautor-libor-lochman <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Gleis-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1575623603006&scale=0.5" alt="Libor Lochman has been Executive Director of the Community of European Railway and Infrastructure Companies (CER) since 1 January 2012 -&nbsp;in the RCG-Talk. For more than thirty years CER has been making the case for the European rail operating community vis &agrave; vis the EU Commission and legislators. " /> Libor Lochman International Friday, 06 Dec 2019 08:08 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/gastautor-libor-lochman The best solution for Tyrol: piggybacking trucks to the railways https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/rola-land-tirol <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/ROLA-Imagebilder-010-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1575531884098&scale=0.5" alt="The Rolling Road (ROLA) is the most practical solution to get the rapidly growing problem of Alpine transit under control. Tyrol, the most severely affected transit state in Austria, welcomes intelligent solutions to get trucks off the road and onto the rails.&nbsp; " /> Brigitte Hafner Product & Service Thursday, 05 Dec 2019 08:39 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/rola-land-tirol "I'm in control of 10,000 horsepower" https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/triebfahrzeugfuehrerin-marusa-pahor <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Lokfuehrerin-Marusa-Pahor-2280x110.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1575282748875&scale=0.5" alt="Maru&scaron;a Pahor is a very relaxed person. Which is a good character trait, since she is a locomotive driver for the &Ouml;BB Rail Cargo Group where she is responsible for the heavy freight, which she transports punctually and safely through Slovenia and thus from A to B. " /> Brigitte Hafner RCG Inside Monday, 02 Dec 2019 11:30 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/triebfahrzeugfuehrerin-marusa-pahor Azerbaijan: the country of fire https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/laenderportrait-aserbaidschan <img src="https://www.oebb.at/thumbnails/blog.railcargo.com/.imaging/default/dam/blog/Bildformat-2280x1100/Baku-Aserbaidschan-2280.jpg/jcr:content.jpg?t=1574758937324&scale=0.5" alt="Azerbaijan, also known as the Land of Fire due to its rich oil resources, is not only extremely diverse in landscape, but also economically. And especially in the development and further expansion of the Transcaspian Silk Road, it is of great importance to us.&nbsp; " /> Elisabeth Fiala International Tuesday, 26 Nov 2019 09:58 (CET) https://blog.railcargo.com/en/artikel/laenderportrait-aserbaidschan