Advantages of railtransport

The RTChem team combines years of collected expertise of the chemical industry and rail transport business to accurately identify and solve our clients’ unique business challenges. RTChem takes a strategic approach to that it is difficult to be an expert in all areas.

  • High level of safety makes the rail traffic one of the most favourable traffic modes.
  • Rail traffic is undoubtedly the most reliable traffic mode.
  • Accident rate of rail traffic participants is almost zero; unfortunately this is not the case for neither road nor air transport.
  • Growing number of requirements on speed, punctuality, reliability and flexibility of transportations play right into the cards of rail transport.
  • Ability of meeting customer’s requirements in an environment-friendly manner (low amount of emissions).
  • From the total amount of costs on reduction of negative impacts of transport industry on environment, only 8% comes from railway transport, while up to 90% comes from road transport, even though its traffic performance is by 50% lower than the traffic performance of rail transport. * Noise strain produced by the railway transport on environment is lower than by the road transport.
  • Intensity of rail traffic results from time tables and railway network is mostly built up out of urban zones.
  • It enables transportation of bigger quantity of goods on long or medium distances at relatively low costs.
  • Lower transport restrictions trough shorter waiting times on border crossings