(Vienna, 05.09.2014) – Capable and competitive rail transport companies are the prerequisite for managing the increasing need for mobility – Both in the passenger as well as the freight transport sectors. The Rail Cargo Group, freight division of the ÖBB, offers competent and future oriented Austrian railway logistics and thus delivers custom-tailored services at a national and international level. Hence, the Rail Cargo Group is a reliable partner of the Austrian economy. The company was now certified by the cross-industry economic platform “Leitbeitriebe Austria”. On September 5th, at the international timber fair in Klagenfurt, Rail Cargo Group was presented with the certificate as a leading company of Austria.
Recipe for success: Customer and market orientation
Companies that are considered the peak of the Austrian economy are nominated each year for certification by the Austrian economic platform ” Leitbetriebe Austria”. The criteria for receiving the certificate is based on an assessment of the company’s financial strength, sustainability, performance, economic power and innovation. The Institute of Leitbetriebe Austria evaluates these various points of certification of the candidates and as a result carefully selects the service provider as a role-model company.
Through extensive know-how and the use of the latest technologies, the Rail Cargo Group ensures customer-oriented services and is a pioneer in innovative rail-oriented logistic-products. Responsibility towards society and the environment is very important to the Rail Cargo Group and conducting itself responsibly in business is the basis for a long-term economic success. With its future- and customer-oriented services, Rail Cargo Group strengthens the environmentally friendly transport-carrier ‘Rail’ and thus makes important contributions to the environmental and climate policies.
This year, the accredited seal of approval was ceremoniously presented to the Rail Cargo Group during the international timber fair on September 5th in Klagenfurt. This certificate emphasizes the positive development of freight transport activities and shows that the Rail Cargo Group is on the right track. Austria with its high share of rail-freight of over 30% will maintain its leadership position in Europe. The additional development of the service portfolio and customer satisfaction stand for the Rail Cargo Group in first place.