The ViWaS Final Conference took place on Friday 23rd of October in Lucerne.
80 Participants attended the conference and heard the presentations held by the ViWaS partners. The Panel of high-ranking experts finally discussed the question “Single Wagonload in the Year 2030 – Disappeared or Still Viable?”. The presentations of the Final Conference can be found below.
1 – The Swiss Way for a Renewed Rail Freight System (Patrik Dober, SBB Cargo)
2 – Bundling in Rail Logistic Centres Enable Single Wagonload Services in Regional Areas (Joachim Berends, Bentheimer Eisenbahn)
3 – Lean Solutions for “Last Mile” operations (Denis Lévy, Fret SNCF)
4 – WagonSim – Simulation Tool for Optimisation of Wagon-based Production Schemes (Dirk Bruckmann, University Rhein-Waal)
5 – Modular Freight Wagons for Flexibility in Rail Transport (Irmhild Saabel, Wascosa)
6 – Smart Telematics in Rail Freight (Victor Behrends, Eureka)
7 – Slides presented during the Panel Discussion (Marian Gaidzik, HaCon and Armand Toubol, NEWOPERA)
For impressions of the Final Conference, please click here.