06 Mar 2019The Belarusian Railway implemented a new container train
Belintertrans — Transport-Logistics Center (BTLC) of the Belarusian Railway is implementing a new project — a regular container train in Belarus—Romania direction. The BTLC partners are Rail Cargo Logistics d.o.o. (Slovenia) and Zakhid Trans Service transport company (Ukraine).
The new container train carrying wood products departed from Hancavičy railway station on the 5th of March. The train comprises of 124 containers on 31 special well cars. For such transportation it is required to use Open Top containers with increased capacity.
One of the main advantages of this new project is speed of delivery — 39 hours. The expected volume of transportation is 120,000 tons of freight in 2019.
Igor Shylov, 1st Deputy Head of the Belarusian Railway, representatives of BTLC administration, project representatives from Slovenia and Ukraine took part in official ceremony.Read more…