Germany launches its first digital marshalling yard in Munich. DB Cargo is testing numerous technologies to automate marshalling activities.
The digital automatic coupling project under the consortium DAC4EU has entered the test phase after 4 different prototypes were installed.
The EU and EFTA transport ministers have signed the Berlin Declaration voicing their support for the rail freight sector.
DB has premiered the first trial of digital automatic coupling technology for its freight wagons in a project that will run until 2022.
The German Ministry of Transport has launched a project to test and certify digital automatic coupling. A DB-led consortium will run it.
Six rail associations have signed a charter on digital automatic coupling for freight wagons across Europe to push forward the shift to rail.