Milestones in BLS Cargo's history

  • 2019
    BLS Cargo takes over Crossrail N.V.
  • 2017
    SNCF Logistics acquires a stake in BLS Cargo.
  • 2014
    BLS Cargo wins the Swiss Logistics Award 2014 with «One locomotive – four countries».
  • 2014
    Buyback of BLS Cargo shares from DB Schenke by BLS AG.
  • 2013
    Focus on profitable traffic
  • 2008
    DB Schenker (Railion Deutschland AG) raises its share capital from 20% to 45% and IMT from 2.3% to 3%
  • 2007
    Opening of the Lötschberg base tunnel Founding of BLS Cargo Deutschland GmbH
  • 2006
    Founding of BLS Cargo Italia S.r.l.Receipt of network access in Germany
  • 2004
    ISO certification 9001:2000
  • 2003
    BLS Cargo enters the Gotthard market for the first time. First cross-border operating models.
  • 2002
    Opening up of shares to foreign partners: DB Cargo 20%, Ambrogio group 2.3%
  • 2001
    Founding of BLS Cargo AG