A milestone for the Duisburg Rail Terminal

A milestone for the Duisburg Rail Terminal as we have welcomed the one millionth unit since we started our operations at the terminal in 2013!

‘’We are incredibly excited to reach this milestone with our rail services,‘’ says Johan Grootkarzijn, Head of Rail Network at Samskip. “Over the years we have built quite a valuable experience for our customers along with strong local presence here in the heart of Germany’s industrial area. Our daily rail departures are key to Samskip’s Pan-European transport network. We offer reliable and environmentally friendly services with fast transit times and are excited to reach the next milestone at the Duisburg Rail Terminal.’’

Samskip operates its own multimodal rail terminal in Duisburg, Germany. The facility is 140,000 sqm
and equipped with nine tracks (each 720mtrs) and two portal cranes and three reach stackers. Via this terminal Samskip offers the option to transport from Northern Sweden all the way to South Italy. With modern ICT solutions, such as one Control Tower System to pre-plan terminal activities and exception management, high-tech gate functionalities as well as OCR scanning for registration, security, job prioritization and truck parking allocation, meeting the highest standards in terminal logistics.

A big thank you to our customers and personnel for making this happen!