Delivering freight targets with digital rail solutions 

In October 2023, The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) outlined its final decision on Network Rail’s £43.1bn 5-year plans to deliver a safe and customer-centric railway. This is a promising step forward, and with the right support and backing from across the rail industry, is sure to bring about positive change.   Below we have … Read more

Driving innovation in the rail freight sector

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Inside Rail Freight 2022 by BDG Media – Issuu (p.20) ‘Driving the future of freight through innovation’ The aftermath of the pandemic means more individuals are working remotely and there has been a bigger increase in online shopping, resulting in more deliveries. Consequently, a higher number of freight trains and containers can be implemented, lessening … Read more

Embracing Modal Shift Today for the Future

Container train passes London Midland commuter service in railway station

Embracing Modal Shift Today for the Future Adopting changes in mode of transportation now for the long-term Improving the interconnectivity of transport systems has numerous advantages for the rail industry, including a reduction in expenditure, environmental benefits, local economic growth, and enhanced performances. How can this be accomplished? Digitalisation has become a necessity for the … Read more

Rail Freight Group: potential of rail freight in 2023

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Our guest article on Rail Freight Group’s website discusses the potential for growth in the rail freight industry in 2023, highlighting the benefits of rail freight and the challenges it faces. Rail freight is notably more environmentally friendly than road transport, with lower emissions and energy consumption, and the modal shift to rail can help … Read more