The network will cover the whole of Switzerland, with terminals at strategic locations. SBB Cargo already operates eight intermodal terminals, and has recently invested in two new facilities at Rothenburg and Cadenezzo, as well as new handling equipment at other locations. The operator also plans to upgrade terminals to take accommodate 750m-long trains.
SBB Cargo to expand Swiss intermodal network
Following the successful introduction of a scheduled intermodal shuttle between Zürich Dietikon and Lausanne Renen at the beginning of this year, Swiss Federal Railways (SBB) railfreight subsidiary SBB Cargo has announced plans to develop a national network of intermodal shuttles.
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