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19 December 2019
Extension for Ferrobonus and Marebonus incentives

Following the positive results of last year’s provisions for the entire railway system by the Ministry of Infrastructures that encourage freight transport on alternative routes to the road, the 2020 budget law provides for the renewal of two initiatives for the next two years in favour of those who undertake more environmentally-friendly modes of freight transport than road, Ferrobonus and Marebonus.

02 August 2019
Mercitalia Rail and Marcegaglia Group: agreement for the transport of steel by rail

Four-year agreement signed (2019 - 2022)

18 July 2019
The collaboration between FFS Cargo, ÖBB Rail Cargo Group, PJM and Mercitalia Rail continues

At the 2019 “transport logistic” exhibition in Munich, the four partners confirmed their collaboration for the development and introduction of the “semi-automatic preparation” of trains. With this joint project, the partners intend to lay the foundations for an In-Train communication standard. Two years after the commencement of the cooperation between FFS Cargo and ÖBB Rail Cargo Group, to which...

07 May 2019
Noah’s Train stops in Italy to promote and encourage rail freight transport

Rome, 7 May 2019 Promoting and encouraging rail freight transport to reduce CO2 emissions into the environment and increase the market share of the sector to 30% by 2030. With these objectives in mind, as part of a comprehensive European tour, Noah's Train - a special freight convoy consisting of wagons and containers provided by the railway operators involved in the initiative, painted by street...