Support for a cleaner and cost competitive transport alternative for cargo
Four new intermodal trains added to the schedule
In a symbolic ground-breaking ceremony, Natacha Bouchart, Mayor of Calais, Dr. Hans-Jürgen Weidemann, CEO of CargoBeamer AG, Member of the French National Assembly Pierre-Henri Dumont and Michel Tournaire, Sous Prefect of Calais, start the construction work of the CargoBeamer Terminal Calais.
Financing provided by UniCredit Leasing and Bayerische Landesbank: Foundation for European growth laid.
LG Cargo, a freight transportation company owned by the largest railway group in the Baltic States, Lithuanian Railways (Lietuvos Gelezinkeliai), has joined forces with the largest railway freight transport operator in Poland, PKP Cargo, and intermodal transport operator and technology provider CargoBeamer to pilot an intermodal train with road semi-trailers.
The combined traffic with CargoBeamer continues to run stable even during Covid-19 times!