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World’s first multimodal hydrogen refuelling station opens in Antwerp

CMB.TECH, the innovation arm of the Saverys shipping empire, yesterday opened the world’s first multimodal green hydrogen refuelling station in Antwerp. The station produces hydrogen from water and green electricity with a 1.2MW electrolyser. The hydrogen refuelling station was constructed…

Rail wars: CN outbids rivals for Kansas City Southern with $33.6bn offer

Canadian National (CN) seems to have won the approval of Kansas City Southern (KCS). The US railroad has told rival bidder Canadian Pacific (CP) of its intent to terminate its proposed merger agreement. CN said it had submitted “an enhanced…

Railroad battle between CN and CP for Kansas City Southern heats up

Backers of rival bidders for US railroad Kansas City Southern (KCS) stepped up their efforts this week, launching volleys of support for their favoured partner. Following Canadian National’s (CN) announcement on Friday that some 800 letters backing its bid for…

Maersk partners with GBRf for 2 year deal

GB Railfreight has today announced a two year deal with A.P. Moller – Maersk for a new train service.  The service will operate from Felixstowe to Newell, and Wright in Tinsley, and will consist of daily trains, five times a…

835-metre long train from Germany to Sweden for the first time

For the first time, test ride has been carried out with a 835-metre long train from Germany to Sweden. The train departed from Maschen in Germany on 17 April and arrived in Malmö the following morning. The test service was…