RAILWAY TRANSPORTATION OF GOODS

 

“DLL” provides full complex of logistics and transport services required to perform international cargo transportation by railway. This segment is characterized by high demand and cargo turnover regardless of market situation. Stability and impressive figures of this market segment are explained by comprehensive capabilities of railway transport. Cargo trains can carry significant volumes of cargo thanks to its carrying capacity, cover any distances fast and allow to deliver cargo safely. wE organizes and provides railway transportation in Europe and abroad in such a way so that our Clients could enjoy all its benefits. Our specialists analyze individual customer’s needs, transported cargo characteristics, develop best transportation route in Europe, CIS, Baltics, Balkans and Middle Asia. “DLL” provides timely delivery of any goods regardless of distance. Due to productive cooperation with international transport companies we offer flexible pricing policy and maintain high service level.
Modern railway transport is equipped good enough to take on board nearly all types of cargo, including:
  • Piece cargo. Piece cargo is transported in closed wagons or in containers. Cargo loading can be performed manually or mechanically by using special tools.
  • Oversized and heavyweight cargo. Oversized and heavyweight cargo is carried using open cars, special-adapted transporters or platforms. Loading is performed by using special crane.
  • Bulk cargo. Bulk cargo is carried in flat or open-top wagons. Loading is performed without cargo fastening and laying.
  • Dangerous goods railroad transportation requires adherence to special rules, regulating marking, packaging, safety signs applying. Dangerous goods are transported in special adapted containers depending on what hazard class specific cargo belongs to.We closely follows changes in  international legal regulation of railroad cargo transportation. Due to this fact our specialists provide secure and timely delivery considering characteristics of each specific cargo.
Almost all cargoes are accepted for transportation by rail, including:
Item goods. Loading is carried out mechanically or manually; closed containers and wagons are used for transportation.
Oversized and heavy goods. Loading is carried out by a crane; open wagons, conveyors or platforms are used for transportation.
Bulk and bulk cargo. Loading is carried out without fastening and stowage; adapted rolling stock is used for transportation.
OUR POSSIBILITIES FOR INTERNATIONAL CARRIAGE OF GOODS
  1. Transportation of cars, vehicles and machines, and railway transportation of oversized goods in purpose-adapted wagons.
  2. Transportation of perishables by rail.
  3. Maintenance of certain temperature maintenance with special refrigerated vans as well as isothermic thermo-wagons.
  4. Carriage of bulk light-weight cargoes with volumes over 120 m3.
  5. Usage of high-speed trains and transportation of goods over long distances at higher, “passenger” speeds.
Special cargo trains and railway containers of various modifications are used to perform cargo transportation by railway. Our experienced specialists help to select special adapted transport depending on Client’s needs and cargo characteristics.“DLL” specialists develop both mono-modal and multimodal transportation arrangements using air, sea, railway and road transport.