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Renewed agreement results in a 6,500 tonne reduction in annual carbon dioxide emissions

Renewed agreement results in a 6,500 tonne reduction in annual carbon dioxide emissions

Press releases   •   Jun 18, 2020 06:42 UTC

​Four satisfied business partners are once again renewing their agreement to continue the sustainable freight transportation of wood chips and pulpwood from Norway to Sweden. The new three-year agreement between BillerudKorsnäs, Moelven, Grenland Rail and Green Cargo starts this December.

Green Cargo meets Holmen’s new transportation needs

Green Cargo meets Holmen’s new transportation needs

Press releases   •   Jun 15, 2020 14:36 UTC

Despite the prevailing situation with COVID-19 and reduced demand in many segments, Holmen’s round timber customers need to transport raw materials, with a resulting increase in Holmen’s need for more freight transportation. Green Cargo has been able to meet Holmen’s requirements for extra trains thanks to its customer adaptability and solution-oriented approach.

First train arrives at Stockholm Norvik Port

First train arrives at Stockholm Norvik Port

Press releases   •   Jun 11, 2020 08:25 UTC

The first scheduled freight train is now in service on the industrial track to the new freight port, Stockholm Norvik Port. Ports of Stockholm built the railway line, which will enable more sustainable transportation and expands the different transportation alternatives to and from the port.

Stockholm Norvik Port is connected to the railway network

Stockholm Norvik Port is connected to the railway network

Press releases   •   Apr 16, 2020 07:39 UTC

Over the Easter weekend the industrial branch line that Ports of Stockholm has built to Stockholm Norvik Port was connected to the railway network and electrified. This creates a direct railway link to and from the port on the Green Cargo intermodal network for national and international transport.

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Welcome aboard the Austria Direct line between Malmö/Trelleborg and Vienna

Welcome aboard the Austria Direct line between Malmö/Trelleborg and Vienna

News   •   Jun 13, 2019 07:00 UTC

​The direct line, with three trains a week in each direction, is not only the fastest transportation alternative, it is also a more reliable and climate-smart alternative. Not only does it reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 63% compared with road freight over the same distance, it also decreases road congestion.

​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 UTC

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.

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 UTC

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 UTC

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.

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Timber transport Green Cargo

Timber transport Green Cargo

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Employees from Holmen and Green Cargo

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Stockholm Norvik Port

Stockholm Norvik Port

June 9 2020, the first scheduled freight train is now in service on the industrial track to the new freight port, Stockholm Norvik Port.

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