Crane Accident in Hamburg

31. January 2023 | Operative Infos

Restriction of rail traffic

We want to inform you about the current situation and effects.


Important updates

  • Due to a fire brigade operation (crane accident) in the area of the Finkenwerder node on 30.01.2023 from 1:30 p.m. till 8:30 p.m. no train and shunting operations possible in Hamburg Westhafen, the areas of Waltershof and Altenwerder Ost were affected.
  • This resulted in a processing backlog of around 6 hours at Terminal Eurokombi, Terminal Burchardkai also reports a backlog in slot processing.
  • Train delays cannot be ruled out as a consequence.

Delivery times or fixed dates cannot be guaranteed; these require unhindered transport by rail or road traffic.

As a precaution, we would like to point out that ROLAND Spedition accepts no liability for costs resulting from these events. Your contact person will be happy to answer any questions you may have about your transports.


Roland Spedition GmbH
Concorde Business Park 1/B2/32
A-2320 Schwechat

T: +43 1 728 37 43

F: +43 1 720 22 40

Terminalstraße 2
A-5071 Wals

T: +43 662 854 351

F: +43 662 854 169