Rail Projects & Management
Benchmark in railway transportation of maritime containers.
tmZ is managed by the tmZ Services company, which comprises tmZ itself and the world’s two leading port terminal operators: APM Terminals and Hutchinson Port Holding.
tmZ Services performs the following roles:
- Handling operations
- Storage of full & empty containers
- Weighing of VGM containers
- Repairs & cleaning
- Customs services
- Connections to chilled areas, storage and temperature control
- Truck parking area
tmZ fosters optimisation and provides value to the transport chain movers and shakers.
tmZ and Ports
A permanent connection with the leading Spanish ports to enhance rail links with the terminal and offer a wide range of services for importers and exporters within their sphere of influence.
Intermediary between the logistics community in the area and the Port Authorities at the end of the line.
Promotion and development of trade
Direct contact with exporters and importers in the area. tmZ works to have full awareness of all the international transportation needs of the companies within its sphere of influence to foster and improve the existing logistics chains.
Continuous contact with the operators, logistics firms, carriers, shipping lines, shippers, customs officers and others working within the sphere of influence. The goal is to provide the support required so their clients can receive the finest service.
tmZ undertakes all necessary customs services to pursue import/export operations.
tmZ works to ensure the best possible customs conditions at all times for an inland port railway.
Benchmark in the storage and transport of Reefer containers for frozen goods and perishables.
tmZ has the perfect facilities to cover the logistical needs for temperature-controlled products: a goods yard which has been adapted to house containers and features the structures and connections necessary to store reefer containers; and warehouses alongside to provide customs inspection services for goods requiring these.
There is currently a daily rail service running between tmZ and the Port of Barcelona, providing import/export solutions for frozen goods. Greater connections with other ports will shortly be in place; the ongoing objective is to promote and develop temperature-controlled rail services running between tmZ and the leading European markets for agri-food products.
Nearly 15,000 trains processed since 2008.
Rail Projects & Management
Having consolidated maritime traffic in its area of influence and with continuous growth in handling maritime containers and trains, tmZ is ready to pursue new projects to generate value for the company. These new developments are focused on boosting continental traffic between Zaragoza and Europe. In short, tmZ aims to consolidate its position as the hub for receiving and distributing goods that generate added value.
Within the rail operations side, the main activities pursued by tmZ are focused on managing current rail operations, in addition to developing new trade as it arises.
- Oversight of Terminal composition inflow and outflow
- Fees per length of stay and installation usage
- Coordination with railway operators
- Development of new railway freight corridors