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CFL multimodal at the ‘transport logistic 2017’ tradeshowCFL multimodal at the ‘transport logistic 2017’ tradeshowThe transport and logistics industry meets again from May 9 to 12 in Munich.​CFL multimodal will participate again in the "transport logistic" fair, one of the biggest tradeshows for freight transportation and logistics in the world.This renowned event, which takes place in Munich from 9 to 12 May, welcomes close to 2,500 exhibitors from 62 countries and is expected to welcome more than 55,000 visitors from more than 124 different countries.Visit us at booth 221 in hall B6.​www.transportlogistic.de4/2/2017 10:00:00 PM
Press release - Partial opening of the Bettembourg-Dudelange intermodal terminalPress release - Partial opening of the Bettembourg-Dudelange intermodal terminalArrival of the first combined trains and rail motorway trains.​​​French press release​German press release3/5/2017 11:00:00 PM
Cluster Maritime - New Year’s Reception on 17 January 2017Cluster Maritime - New Year’s Reception on 17 January 2017CFL multimodal is sponsoring the first event of 2017 organized by the Luxembourg Cluster Maritime.Together with the Luxembourg Maritime Administration, the Luxembourg Clus​ter Maritime is organizing a new year's reception on 17 January, starring German polar explorer, sailor and author Arved Fuchs. The speeches start at 18.00 and are followed by a reception at 19.30.Registration is required - please consult the invitation for additional details Invitation 17.01.2017 Cluster Maritime​​1/10/2017 11:00:00 PM
Logistics collaboration between Cactus and CFL multimodalLogistics collaboration between Cactus and CFL multimodalCactus partially externalises its frozen goods storage. CFL multimodal expands its food logistics activities. ​​​​​​​Frenc​​h press release ​German press release​ ​Photo legend (from left to right) Fraenz BENOY, Administrateur délégué de CFL multimodal​; Marc WENGLER, Président du conseil d'administration de CFL multimodal; Max LEESCH, Président et Administrateur délégué de Cactus; Laurent SCHONCKERT, Administrateur directeur de Cactus; Marc REIFF, Administrateur directeur de​ C-Shoppi​12/11/2016 11:00:00 PM
VTL Award 2016VTL Award 2016VTL nominates CFL multimodal as partner with strongest growth​​​CFL logistics, subsidiary of the CFL multimodal Group, received the VTL PartnerAward 2016 in the category "strongest international growth" at the end of November. CFL logistics injected 31,642 deliveries and a total of 16,038 tonnes into the logistics network. This represents twice as many shipments and five times the tonnage of the partner who achieved second place in the international category.Since 2011, the logistics network Vernetzte-Transport-Logistik GmbH (VTL) presents the PartnerAwards each year, based on clearly defined selection criteria. This year, prizes were awarded in the categories „best quality", „strongest national partner ", „strongest international partner " and „strongest export partner". In 2015, CFL logistics had received the VTL PartnerAward in the category „Strongest Growth International".More information at www.vtl.de​.Photo legend from left to right Edwin Noll (Richard Müller GmbH & Co. KG), Michael Rau (CFL logistics S.A.), Thomas Wilberg (Hoss GmbH & Co. KG), Michael Riewe (LOXX Logistik & Spedition GmbH), Lothar Klatt (Hoss GmbH & Co. KG)Photo source VTL Vernetzte-Transport-Logistik GmbH ​12/8/2016 11:00:00 PM
Expansion of the combined train network Expansion of the combined train network CFL multimodal opens a new connection Zeebrugge-Lyon​Bettembourg, 27 October 2016 – CFL multimodal expands its combined train network starting last trimester 2016, the group operates a new line Zeebrugge - Lyon in cooperation with CLdN.CFL multimodal, in cooperation with CLdN, launches a new rail freight relation between the CLdN / Britanniadok terminal in Zeebrugge (BE) to the Port Edouard Herriot terminal in Lyon (FR). This new line is operational since end of October 2016. In a first phase, there are 3 weekly round trips between Zeebrugge and Lyon. In a second phase, during 2017, an increase in the frequency of the trains to 6 weekly round trips is planned.The train is open to semi-trailers, swap bodies and 20' to 45' containers and offers a 22 hour transit time between the Zeebrugge and Lyon terminals. In the second phase, a commercial stop at the new intermodal terminal in Bettembourg (LU) will also be added. This stop will enable operators to connect to the existing daily trains to Le Boulou (at the French-Spanish border) as well as Trieste (IT) and the ferries to Turkey.The cooperation between the two Luxembourg logistics groups enables the connection of the rail freight networks of CFL multimodal and the ferry services of CLdN, to offer integrated terminal-to-terminal solutions on the following relationsCFL multimodal<=>​​​​​ ​​ ​ CLdNBettembourg (Luxembourg)Zeebrugge (Belgium)Le Boulou (France / Spain)Killingholme / London (England)Lyon (France)Dublin (Irelande)Trieste (Italiy)Esbjerg / Hirtshals (Denmark)Istanbul, Mersin, Izmir ​(Turkey)Gothenburg (Sweden) Leixoes (Portugal)About CFL multimodalThe brand name CFL multimodal stands for a global service provider, covering the entire logistics chain. With 13 companies in 6 European countries, CFL multimodal remains a locally anchored partner, always in close contact with the customers. Luxembourg's leading intermodal transport provider offers a broad, high-quality and personalised service portfolio combined and conventional rail freight, wagon maintenance and repairs, customs clearance, as well as forwarding and logistics services. The ideal geographic location of the Bettembourg terminal at the heart of Europe positions CFL multimodal and its 1,200 employees as a central logistics hub, offering regular long distance connections to the ports of the North Sea as well as the Baltic Sea, and Southern Europe.​ContactChristina SCHUERR, head of communicationsTel + 352 621 131 208christina.schuerr@cfl-mm.lu​10/27/2016 10:00:00 PM
German-Luxembourgish Business Conference on 17 OctoberGerman-Luxembourgish Business Conference on 17 OctoberCFL multimodal participates in the business conference on the subject "Europe without borders".​The 15th German-Luxembourgish Business Conference on the theme "Europe without borders" will take place on 17 October 2016 at 1700 in the Chamber of Commerce of Luxembourg. Fränz Benoy, Director Freight Activities of the Société Nationale des Chemins de Fer Luxembourgeois (CFL) and General Manager of CFL multimodal is among the speakers.Programme​Website10/9/2016 10:00:00 PM
Consolidation of CFL multimodal and Transport Fischbach Consolidation of CFL multimodal and Transport Fischbach Two companies with a long tradition join forces​Dudelange, 5 October 2016. On October 1st, Transports Internationaux Fischbach s.à.r.l., a Luxembourgish company with a long tradition, has joined the CFL multimodal Group. This move strengthens its competencies in the area of road transportation and broadens the range of services offered to customers.Transport Fischbach was created in 1965 and is led by owner Marc Fischbach, who is withdrawing from the transport business. With its 33 employees, the company specializes in international transports, parcel services and warehousing logistics.On October 1st, the company has become a member of the CFL multimodal Group. At present, operations will continue under the name Transport Fischbach. The entire workforce and fleet will be maintained.Through its subsidiary CFL logistics, CFL multimodal has been active in logistics for several years. The union with Transport Fischbach enables the company to further strengthen its competencies and to further develop its service portfolio, in particular in the area of special transports. "We are already well-established in the areas of road transport and warehousing and we are happy to broaden our service offering and expand our presence in the market. This consolidation helps us reinforce our positioning, which makes it a great fit for our overall strategy," explains Fraenz Benoy, Managing Director of CFL multimodal. "I am happy to know that, as a subsidiary of the CFL multimodal Group, Transport Fischbach will have a secure future. Together with my employees, I have built a dynamic company during the last decades. This union presents opens up new development opportunities," announces Marc Fischbach."The fact that the two companies share the same values and put a strong focus on quality of service and safety positively influenced negotiations. I am looking forward to the collaboration with our new colleagues. Their know-how and professional experience are a great enrichment to us all," declares Fraenz Benoy.Photo legend (from left to right) Alex Kremer (président honoraire - CFL multimodal), Barbara Chevalier (directrice stratégie - CFL multimodal), Fraenz Benoy (directeur activités fret - CFL), Alain Blau (directeur administratif et financier – CFL multimodal), Marc Fischbach (propriétaire – Transports Internationaux Fischbach), Marc Valette (directeur – CFL logistics, gérant – Transports Internationaux Fischbach), Jeannot Waringo (président – CFL), Marc Wengler (directeur général – CFL)​CFL multimodalThe name CFL multimodal stands for a global service provider, covering the entire logistics chain. With 13 companies in 6 European countries, CFL multimodal remains a locally anchored partner, always in close contact with the customers. Luxembourg's leading intermodal transport provider offers a broad, high-quality and personalised service portfolio combined and conventional rail freight, wagon maintenance and repairs, customs clearance, as well as forwarding and logistics services. The ideal geographic location of the Bettembourg terminal at the heart of Europe positions CFL multimodal and its 1,200 employees as a central logistics hub, offering regular long distance connections to the ports of the North Sea as well as the Baltic Sea, and Southern Europe.​ContactChristina SCHUERR, head of communicationsTel + 352 621 131 208christina.schuerr@cfl-mm.lu ​10/4/2016 10:00:00 PM
Spoorcafé 13th September at the Port of AntwerpSpoorcafé 13th September at the Port of AntwerpCFL multimodal presents its relations with the Port of Antwerp at Spoorcafé 2016.​The Port of Antwerp, Europe’s second deep-sea port and major logistics hub for continental cargo flows, is organizing a conference focusing on open access continental rail services that may also be used for maritime cargo. CFL multimodal will present its service offering to interested customers, with a particular focus on the relations between Luxembourg and the Port of Antwerp.More information on the ​registration page of Spoorcafé 2016​.​ ​9/1/2016 10:00:00 PM
Conference e-commerce "Deliver One" on 7-8 September Conference e-commerce "Deliver One" on 7-8 September CFL multimodal participates in the first e-commerce conference at the European Convention Center in Luxembourg.During this first Deliver One conference in Luxembourg, the platform ‘Deliver in Europe’ will be inaugurated. This platform is co-financed by the European Commission and aims to make it very easy for e-retailers to find the most suited e-logistics operators for their needs (delivery, fulfilment and supply chain technology).More than 300 e-retailers, 100 logistics service suppliers, 50 journalists, 30 venture capitalists and 20 e-commerce associations are registered for the first Deliver One conference at the European Convention Center in Luxembourg, at the center of Europe.In cooperation with the Cluster for Logistics Luxembourg, CFL multimodal will present its service offering to interested customers and partners.More information on the ​Deliver One website.​ 8/31/2016 10:00:00 PM
Press release - Topping-out ceremony for the multi-function warehouse of CFL multimodalPress release - Topping-out ceremony for the multi-function warehouse of CFL multimodalThe CFL subsidiary equips itself with state-of-the-art logistics infrastructures ​Bettembourg, 7 July 2016 – The topping-out ceremony for the new multi-function warehouse of CFL multimodal was held today at the logistics park Eurohub-South in Dudelange (L), in the presence of Mr. François Bausch, Minister for Durable Development and Infrastructure. Nine months after breaking ground, CFL Freight celebrated the topping-out ceremony for the new multi-function warehouse of CFL multimodal. Among the guests were Mr François Bausch, Minister for Durable Development and Infrastructure. and Mr Dan Biancalana, Mayor of the city of Dudelange, as well as representatives of the Ministry of Economy and employees from the companies that have been working on this facility since November 2015.For the construction, the warehouse was divided into three big areas that are being built sequentially. More than 100,000 tonnes of backfill were used. The reinforced concrete structure, with columns of up to 19.3 metres high and beams of up to 34 metres long, was erected within a three month time period. The complete shell construction phase was concluded in five months and interior work started as early as April. The completion of the warehouse, which 100 people have contributed to so far, is on schedule for the end of 2016.The new warehouse has a 30,000 m2 surface as well as 64 loading docks and is divided into different warehouse zones high-rack storage, roll storage, block storage, hothouse – up to +75°C, tire storage, picking & packing space, cold storage – up to +5°C, freezer storage – up to -23°C.The logistics park will be connected to the new intermodal terminal Bettembourg-Dudelange, which will become operational at the end of this year. ​By 2025, approximately 200 people will become active for the CFL multimodal Group at the logistics park. „We are investing 34 million € in this state-of-the-art warehouse in order to offer our customers high quality services in the future", states Fraenz Benoy, Managing Director of CFL multimodal.​About CFL multimodalThe brand name CFL multimodal stands for a global service provider, covering the entire logistics chain. With 12 companies in 6 European countries, CFL multimodal remains a locally anchored partner, always in close contact with the customers. Luxembourg's leading intermodal transport provider offers a broad, high-quality and personalised service portfolio combined and conventional rail freight, wagon maintenance and repairs, customs clearance, as well as forwarding and logistics services. The ideal geographic location of the Bettembourg terminal at the heart of Europe positions CFL multimodal and its 1,000 employees as a central logistics hub, offering regular long distance connections to the ports of the North Sea as well as the Baltic Sea, and Southern Europe.ContactChristina SCHUERR, head of communications​Tel + 352 621 131 208christina.schuerr@cfl-mm.lu​ Monsieur François Bausch, Minister for Durable Development and Infrastructure 7/6/2016 10:00:00 PM
Grand-ducal visitors Grand-ducal visitors On Thursday, 2 June 2016, their Royal Highnesses the Grand-Duke and the Hereditary Grand-Duke, accompanied by Mr François Bausch, Minister of Sustainable Development and Infrastructures, visited CFL multimodal facilities at the Eurohub Sud site.​Photo legend (from left to right) Jeannot Poeker – Chargé de direction - Département des transports - Ministère du Développement durable et des Infrastructures ​; Henri Werdel – Directeur Gestion Infrastructure des CFL ; Marc Widong – Gestion Infrastructure des CFL ; Marc Wengler – Directeur général des CFL ; Grand-Duc ; Grand-Duc héritier ; François Bausch – Ministre du Développement durable et des Infrastructures ; Fraenz Benoy – Administrateur délégué de CFL multimodal ; Jeannot Waringo – Président du conseil d’administration des CFL ; Daniel Feyder – Directeur de CFL terminals​ ​6/2/2016 10:00:00 PM
Press release - Delhaize & CFL multimodalPress release - Delhaize & CFL multimodalDelhaize and CFL multimodal strengthen their logistics partnership in Luxembourg Press release in French Press release in German 5/29/2016 10:00:00 PM
European Maritime Day – 3rd of MayEuropean Maritime Day – 3rd of MayCFL multimodal sponsors the Luxembourg celebration of the European Maritime Day 2016.The Cluster maritime luxembourgeois is organising once again the Luxembourg celebration of the European Maritime Day. This year’s conference and networking event takes place on on May 3rd 2016, starting at 1715, at Utopolis in Kirchberg.European Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Mr. Karmenu Vella, National Geograp​​hic’s Underwater Photographer Mr. Doubilet and Luxembourg Minister for the Environment Mrs Carole Dieschbourg are amongst the confirmed speakers. CFL multimodal is one of the sponsors of this event.​All necessary information for registering can be found in the official invitation​​4/20/2016 10:00:00 PM
Logistics Day Conference 19th AprilLogistics Day Conference 19th AprilCFL multimodal invites you to the Logistics Day Conference 2016The logistics community is kindly invited to the Logistics Day Conference on April 19th at the Chamber of Commerce, beginning at 1700. ​​The theme of this year's conference is "Crossborder E-commerce and Logistics". ​CFL multimodal, as a member of the Cluster for Logistics, is one of the sponsors of this conference.More information on the website of the Cluster for Logistics4/12/2016 10:00:00 PM
First participation at the SITL trade showFirst participation at the SITL trade showCFL multimodal is present at booth H106 of the SITL trade show, from 22 to 25 March in Paris. ​​​CFL multimodal participates for the first time at the SITL Europe trade show. This event brings together all the innovative products and services dedicated to the transport of goods, freight forwarding and the logistics chain. In 2014, SITL brought together 755 exhibitors and 40,540 visitors from 76 countries. In addition, 122 different conferences were attended by 6,365 participants.​3/3/2016 11:00:00 PM
Economic mission to BremenEconomic mission to BremenCFL multimodal and CFL terminals participate in an economic delegation visiting Bremen from 4 to 6 February 2016.Early February, under the leadership of Ministry of Economy Etienne Schneider, an economic delegation from Luxembourg is visiting various companies in Bremen from the areas of logistics, materials research, automotive and aerospace. The list of participants includes representatives from CFL multimodal and CFL terminals.More information 2/3/2016 11:00:00 PM
CFL multimodal @ JobdagCFL multimodal @ JobdagCompanies meet job hunters at Jobdag on 28 January from 8:00 to 18:00 at the shopping center "Belle Etoile" in Bertrange. CFL multimodal is participating once again in the Jobdag on 28 January from 800 to 1800 at the shopping center "Belle Etoile" in Bertrange. This event, organised by RTL in cooperation with the ADEM and the Réseau pour le travail et la promotion humaine, aims to connect job hunters with companies that are looking to fill positions.If you are looking for a job and if you are interested in the "transport & logistics" sector, we encourage you to visit our booth to ask us questions. It will be our pleasure to provide you with all the necessary information.Jobs CFL multimodal1/27/2016 11:00:00 PM
Signature of a memorandum of understanding for the study of a China-Luxembourg rail freight connectionSignature of a memorandum of understanding for the study of a China-Luxembourg rail freight connectionCFL multimodal and the Zhengzhou International Hub Development and Construction Co signed a memorandum of understanding to establish a "dual hub strategy" in the area of rail freight. Press release from the Ministry of Sustainable Development and Infrastructure - only in French Photo legend (copyright MDDI) (from left to right, 1st row) Marc Wengler, Zhao Wenming, (from left to right, 2nd row) Félicie Weycker, Tom Weisgerber, Camille Gira, François Bausch, Xie Fuzhan, Zhao Jiancai, An Huiyuan, Guo Hongchang 1/4/2016 11:00:00 PM
Official work visit in China from 5 to 8 January 2016Official work visit in China from 5 to 8 January 2016In the presence of Minister François Bausch and Secretary of State Camille Gira, CFL multimodal and the Zhengzhou International Hub Development and Construction Co, Ltd will sign a memorandum of understanding.Press release from the Ministry of Sustainable Development and Infrastructure - only in French 1/3/2016 11:00:00 PM