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​Green Cargo and SSAB develop their collaboration and sign new five-year agreement

​Green Cargo and SSAB develop their collaboration and sign new five-year agreement

Press Releases   •   Dec 17, 2018 12:30 GMT

SSAB has given Green Cargo its continued trust in handling the crucial flow of steel ingots and finished products between SSAB’s plants in Luleå, Borlänge and Oxelösund. The new agreement goes into effect on January 1, 2020 and extends at least five years beyond that.

​Mellanskog switches to climate-smart transportation with Green Cargo

​Mellanskog switches to climate-smart transportation with Green Cargo

Press Releases   •   Nov 05, 2018 11:00 GMT

The most efficient way to reduce climate impact from transportation is to transfer freight from the road network to the railways. In October, Mellanskog and Green Cargo entered a new partnership agreement under which woodchips will now be transported by rail instead of by road. This will result in safe, more efficient and more environmentally friendly shipments.

​Green Cargo designated as one of Volvo Cars’ specially qualified suppliers

​Green Cargo designated as one of Volvo Cars’ specially qualified suppliers

Press Releases   •   Oct 30, 2018 09:00 GMT

Volvo Cars’ sustainability day in Gothenburg on Thursday concluded with awarding the international Volvo Cars Quality of Excellence prize. Several hundred participants from all over the world were there, including Marcus Wiklund and Clas Svensson from Green Cargo. Along with the other nominated suppliers, Green Cargo had the honor of accepting the Volvo Cars prize.

​Green Cargo’s Chairman joins Government’s freight transport advisory council

​Green Cargo’s Chairman joins Government’s freight transport advisory council

Press Releases   •   Aug 29, 2018 11:00 GMT

The Government has resolved to create a national freight transport advisory council, tasked with contributing to efforts to promote efficient, high capacity and sustainable freight transportation, and with implementing the freight transport strategy. Green Cargo’s Chairman Jan Sundling has been asked to join the council.

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​Green Cargo is delivering sheet piling to the West Link project, removing 370 truckloads from the roads

​Green Cargo is delivering sheet piling to the West Link project, removing 370 truckloads from the roads

News   •   Jan 28, 2019 15:00 GMT

The Swedish Transport Administration is building the West Link to create a railway for commuter and regional trains in a tunnel under central Gothenburg. Green Cargo is transporting around 8,600 tonnes of sheet piling to the tunnel site, removing almost 370 truckloads from roads to and within central Gothenburg.

​Green Cargo raises transportation efficiency with new brake discs

​Green Cargo raises transportation efficiency with new brake discs

News   •   Dec 13, 2018 11:00 GMT

In mid-November, Green Cargo began installing a new type of brake disc that will be tested on mail wagons over the winter. If the project is successful, more wagons will have their brake discs replaced.

Quality decisive for Real Rail’s continued partnership with Green Cargo

Quality decisive for Real Rail’s continued partnership with Green Cargo

News   •   Jul 04, 2017 08:37 GMT

From 2016, Green Cargo and Real Rail Sweden AB have worked in partnership with the transportation of perishable goods and industrial freight on three different routes, between southern and northern Sweden. ​“We are continuing our partnership with Green Cargo who maintain high quality standards and have structured quality efforts in place,” says Hans Backman, CEO of Real Rail Sweden AB.

Partnering for more efficient infrastructure

Partnering for more efficient infrastructure

News   •   Jun 09, 2017 10:25 GMT

For many years now, Green Cargo and Vossloh Nordic Switch Systems have worked on the transportation of material for switches and complete railway switches. ​“We aim to increase our internal transportation by rail to 20 percent in 2017 and then gradually increase year by year,” says Janne Nilsson, Transport Manager at Vossloh Nordic Switch Systems.