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New Six-Axle Container Wagon For FGK
New Six-Axle Container Wagon For FGK

On 22 July 2021, STM presented at its Kaluga-based Remputmash (RPM) factory a prototype of the new Model 13-6704 container wagon.

VTG Ramps Up Its SWS-PowerBox Temperature-Controlled Transports
VTG Ramps Up Its SWS-PowerBox Temperature-Controlled Transports

In the shape of the SWS-PowerBox, VTG is adding to its offerings to deliver temperature-controlled rail transport.

CargoBeamer Opens Terminal In Calais And Begins Expansion Phase
CargoBeamer Opens Terminal In Calais And Begins Expansion Phase

Until recently, CargoBeamer system has not seen wider use even after many years of existence, the Kaldenkirchen - Domodossola line being the only, on which long-term regular traffic was established. This is now changing and the first step towards expanding services has just been taken with the launch of a new route connecting the new Calais terminal with Perpignan on 10 July.

Recent OVK Contracts
Recent OVK Contracts

On 3 June 2021, EvroKxim (EuroChem) and OVK (UWC) signed a contract for the supply of 2,000 new generation hopper wagons for mineral fertilizers.

First Halkalı - Kolín Train Has Arrived
First Halkalı - Kolín Train Has Arrived

Mars Logistics launched a new intermodal service connecting the Halkalı terminal on the European side of Istanbul and the recently opened T-PORT transhipment facility in Kolín in the Czech Republic.

OVK-Built Container Wagons Authorised By EUAR
OVK-Built Container Wagons Authorised By EUAR

On 2 June 2021 OVK (UWC) announced that  it has obtained the type approval for its Class Sggrs(s) 80’ six-axle and Class Sgmmns 40’ four-axle flat wagons from the European Union Agency for Railways.

Green Cargo And SSAB Renew Three-Year Agreement
Green Cargo And SSAB Renew Three-Year Agreement

SSAB and Green Cargo extend their partnership encompassing shipments of around 700,000 t of finished goods annually from SSAB’s plants in Borlänge and Oxelösund to its customers in Sweden and Denmark.

OVK Container Wagons For RB Group
OVK Container Wagons For RB Group

In early April 2021, OVK (UWC) announced that it will supply 3,600 Model 13-6903 container wagons to RB Group.

Green Cargo And Containerships Expand Partnership
Green Cargo And Containerships Expand Partnership

On 12 April 2021, Containerships started its own rail shuttle service between the Port of Helsingborg and Mälardalen, with Green Cargo operating the trains.

Lokotrans Took Over A Batch Of New Box Wagons
Lokotrans Took Over A Batch Of New Box Wagons

Under the contract signed in early 2021, OVK (UWC) delivered in late March 50 Model 11-6874 box wagons to Lokotrans, Yaroslavl.

OVK-Built Flat Wagons For VIK
OVK-Built Flat Wagons For VIK

On 25 March 2021, OVK (UWC) and VIK of Ulan-Ude announced a contract for the supply of 40 Model 13-6852-02 flat wagons for transporting timber materials.

Hamburg To Lovosice Intermodal Service Stopped
Hamburg To Lovosice Intermodal Service Stopped

The reason is the loss of a key end customer, the toy producer Lego, as the majority of a train capacity was used by DB Schenker for the latter’s shipments between factories and warehouses in Denmark and the Czech Republic, which participate in production.

More Container Wagons For Trans Sinergia
More Container Wagons For Trans Sinergia

In early March 2021, OVK (UWC) announced that it will supply 1,000 large-capacity container wagons to the intermodal container operator Trans Sinergia (Trans Synergy) during 2021.

CRRC Wagons For London Underground Delayed
CRRC Wagons For London Underground Delayed

Following a contract awarded in March 2017, CRRC is building a batch of two types of wagons London Underground for track renewal and maintenance trains. Their delivery was initially scheduled to take place between 2018 and 2019.

Skinest Rail Orders LPG Tank Wagons
Skinest Rail Orders LPG Tank Wagons

On 24 February 2021, OVK (UWC) and the Estonian Skinest Rail group have signed a contract for the supply of 23 Model 15-6855 LPG tank wagons.