How to use rail and water for freight transport services
Information and advice for potential users
Rail and water freight are playing growing roles in the UK supply chain. Making use of their full possibilities iscrucial for maximising efficiency of logistics and minimising environmental impacts.
The Mode Shift Centre exists to demystify rail and water freight for potential users. It aims to supply the information and explore the potential of these modes for shippers, hauliers and forwarders. Utilising an unparalleled range of contacts in the rail and water freight industries, the Centre can equip prospective users with a working knowledge of current freight services and spare capacity, identify terminal locations and capabilities, service and equipment providers, and provide shortlists of the right potential service providers and advisers who can take the interest on to the next step.