Baker, John
June 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;6/25/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 72, p39
Trade Publication
The article reports that the first commercial train which ran on the new Betuweroute rail was launched in Europe on June 18, 2007. The train, which was bound for Hungary, was going to load corn for delivery to the Maassilo area in Botlek, the Netherlands. The Betuweroute rail line, operated by operated by Keyrail, is a priority section of the trans-European transport network and is capable of carrying 160 trains a day at speeds of 120km per hour.


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