February 4 - MaxXLogistics FZCO has secured a large project from Etihad Rail in the UAE for the shipment and handling of rail wagons.

MaxXLogistics FZCO will be responsible for the shipment and transportation of rail wagons that will be used in phase one of the Etihad Rail Project, which will link Shah-Habshan-Ruwais rail line in the western region of the UAE for the transport of granulated sulphur. The first delivery of wagons arrived at Mina Zayed port during January.

MaxXLogistics is a joint venture between Almajdouie Group - a member of the Cargo Equipment Experts (CEE) network representing Saudi Arabia - and China headquartered Sinotrans Limited.

The Etihad Rail Project is a government-led project, which aims to deliver a secure transportation link between the UAE and its Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) neighbours.