GatewayRail, Maersk flag off exclusive automotive express service
WAREHOUSING & LOGISTICS

GatewayRail, Maersk flag off exclusive automotive express service

The maiden service of GatewayRail’s exclusive automotive train for Maersk, the ‘Maersk Automotive Express’, was flagged off from its Inland Container Depot (ICD) at Gurugram to APM Terminals Pipavav by Denmark’s Ambassador to India Freddy Svane, in a virtual ceremony.

The train left from GatewayRail flagship terminal, which is connected to the Western Dedicated Freight Corridor (WDFC). This will be an exclusive service to cater to the automotive sector in the National Capital Region (NCR) by providing a connection to the westbound MECL service of Maersk from APM Terminals at Pipavav Port. In the return direction, GatewayRail will also provide a ‘Ship to Rail Service’ for Maersk import containers to GatewayRail's ICDs at Gurugram, Faridabad and Ludhiana.

Currently, GatewayRail has been operating four weekly dedicated Maersk import services for its ICD at Gurugram, Faridabad, Ludhiana out of which three are from APM Terminals Pipavav and one is from Mundra Port. GatewayRail also operates a weekly dedicated Maersk export service from its ICD Faridabad to APM Terminals Pipavav.

Gateway Rail Freight Ltd, a subsidiary of Gateway Distriparks Ltd, provides intermodal logistics and operates a fleet of 31 train sets.

Image Source

The maiden service of GatewayRail’s exclusive automotive train for Maersk, the ‘Maersk Automotive Express’, was flagged off from its Inland Container Depot (ICD) at Gurugram to APM Terminals Pipavav by Denmark’s Ambassador to India Freddy Svane, in a virtual ceremony. The train left from GatewayRail flagship terminal, which is connected to the Western Dedicated Freight Corridor (WDFC). This will be an exclusive service to cater to the automotive sector in the National Capital Region (NCR) by providing a connection to the westbound MECL service of Maersk from APM Terminals at Pipavav Port. In the return direction, GatewayRail will also provide a ‘Ship to Rail Service’ for Maersk import containers to GatewayRail's ICDs at Gurugram, Faridabad and Ludhiana. Currently, GatewayRail has been operating four weekly dedicated Maersk import services for its ICD at Gurugram, Faridabad, Ludhiana out of which three are from APM Terminals Pipavav and one is from Mundra Port. GatewayRail also operates a weekly dedicated Maersk export service from its ICD Faridabad to APM Terminals Pipavav. Gateway Rail Freight Ltd, a subsidiary of Gateway Distriparks Ltd, provides intermodal logistics and operates a fleet of 31 train sets. Image Source

Next Story
Infrastructure Urban

KEI Industries Faces Rs 80 Mn Daily Loss Amid Wage Dispute

KEI Industries Limited, one of India's prominent manufacturers of wires and cables, is encountering significant financial challenges, with reported losses amounting to Rs 8 crore per day. The company's operations have been severely impacted by a wage dispute, exacerbating its financial woes amidst broader economic pressures. The wage row has led to disruptions in KEI Industries' production and operational efficiency, affecting its ability to meet market demands and maintain profitability. This situation underscores the critical nature of resolving labour disputes swiftly to mitigate adverse i..

Next Story
Infrastructure Urban

Hyderabad Aims for World-Class Status

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao emphasized the state government's commitment to developing Hyderabad into one of the world's best cities. During a recent event, Rao highlighted several key initiatives aimed at enhancing the city's infrastructure, urban planning, and overall quality of life. He noted that the government's comprehensive approach includes substantial investments in various sectors to ensure sustainable growth and development. Rao detailed plans for significant improvements in transportation, including the expansion of metro rail services, upgrading road networks, an..

Next Story
Infrastructure Urban

Ferrari's First Electric Car Debuts

Ferrari is set to launch its first fully electric vehicle (EV), with a price tag exceeding $500,000, as reported by industry sources. This move marks Ferrari's entry into the electric vehicle market, aligning with the global shift towards sustainable mobility and reducing carbon emissions. Ferrari, electric vehicle, $500,000, sustainable mobility, carbon emissions. The new electric Ferrari, expected to debut in 2025, promises to uphold the brand's legacy of high performance and luxury. The vehicle will feature advanced technology, ensuring it delivers the iconic Ferrari driving experience desp..

Hi There!

"Now get regular updates from CW Magazine on WhatsApp!

Join the CW WhatsApp channel for the latest news, industry events, expert insights, and project updates from the construction and infrastructure industry.

Click the link below to join"

+91 81086 03000

Join us Telegram