Over Rotterdam Rail Feeding

Leader in Last Mile and Feeder Services

Rotterdam Rail Feeding (RRF) is a railroad company specialized in high quality short line rail services. Our highly flexible and skilled employees are one of our biggest strengths. With our dedicated locomotives equipped with the required safety systems we operate in the Netherlands, Germany and Belgium. Because of our unique strategy we have become the leading independent rail service provider in the Port of Rotterdam and on the main corridors towards the German and Belgium borders..

RRF is part of Genesee & Wyoming Inc., which is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:GWR). Genesee & Wyoming owns or leases more than 120 freight railroads worldwide that are organized in 10 operating regions with over 7,000 employees and more than 2,500 customers. G&W’s Europe Region is led by Freightliner, the U.K.’s largest rail maritime intermodal operator and second largest rail freight company. Operations also include heavy-haul in Poland and Germany and cross-border intermodal services connecting the major European seaports with key industrial regions throughout the continent.

A lean organization, designed to be close to our customers

Our staff is well-educated and trained to meet your requirements, with the capacity to deal with almost any situation. Within RRF we apply best practices to conduct business with personalized involvement and a commitment to strong relationships with our customers and other stakeholders. We have the local touch that characterizes the entrepreneurial spirit of our organization. Like we say in Rotterdam: Geen woorden maar daden……!

‘Our first priority is the safety of our people and our railroads. This is top of the bill. Then, our second and third priority is to maximize our operating efficiency and optimize commercial growth. Our mission statement is simple: to be the safest and most respected rail service provider in the world. Our goal every day is zero injuries.’.
‘‘Our railroads’ success depends on providing superior service to customers. We value your business above all else, and we pay close attention to improving service to you, every day, in every region.’’


  • 2004

    Founding of RRF by Mr. Karel Poiesz
  • 2005

    Issued railroad safety certificate for The Netherlands – start of our operations
  • 2006

    First BR203 locomotive with ETCS operational
  • 2007

    Winner of the Rotterdam Entrepreneurial Award
  • 2008

    Genesee & Wyoming Inc. acquires RRF
  • 2009

    Issued railroad safety certificate for Belgium
  • 2010

    Issued railroad safety certificate for Germany
  • 2014

    Introduction of electrical locomotives types BR189 and E1600
  • 2015

    Genesee & Wyoming acquires Freightliner Group