Getting freight on track

March 2011
Railway Gazette International;Mar2011, Vol. 167 Issue 3, p70
Trade Publication
The article discusses Regulation 913/2010 passed by the European Union (E.U.) to set up a single rail network among member nations, and what is needed to get it done. It states that the regulation was published in the "European Rail Network for Competitive Freight," in October 2010, and calls for cooperation among member nations to build transportation corridors for the transfer of freight across nations. It states, however, that besides a discussion of the technical and financial aspects of the plan, a single set of quality controls must also be passed.


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