Europe’s railways call for action on the future of transport in joint letter welcoming new EU Transport Commissioner

Date

11 Feb 2010

Sections

Transport

The European rail sector has welcomed the appointment of Siim Kallas as EU Vice-President of the European Commission responsible for Transport. In a joint letter sent today, the Community of European Railways and Infrastructure Companies (CER), the association of European Rail Infrastructure Managers (EIM), and the European Rail Industry (UNIFE) congratulated Mr. Kallas, while calling on him to take action to enhance the competitiveness of rail – the most environmentally friendly mode of transport  […]

  

 

 

Read the full story in the attached press release from EIM, CER and UNIFE.

  

For information, please contact:

  

 

Patrick Keating 

EIM Public Affairs Manager

phone +32 2 234 37 70

mobile +32 476 66 19 09

e-mail patrick.keating@eimrail.org

twitter: twitter.com/EIM_rail

Frank Schneider

CER Press and Communications Manager

phone +32 2 213 08 90

mobile +32 473 32 20 94

e-mail frank.schneider