E.R.S. Ltd. - railway company - was established in 2003 as a wholly owned subsidiary of Vopak E.O.S. Ltd. to extend the range of provided services to include railway transportation services in the territory of Estonia and railway shunting services in and around the terminal facilities . In addition, E.R.S. secures through its control over railway logistics a smooth flow of rail tank car deliveries, which in peak times may amount to as many as 1500 rail tank cars per 24 hours.
As part of the Vopak E.O.S.’ organizational structure, E.R.S. Ltd. provides our Customers a reliable, independent and more cost efficient solutions for transporting their oil products by rail . Our railway operations are performed by highly qualified and experienced staff, operating our own locomotive engines. The combination of rail transportation and terminalling services as one integrated logistic service allows Vopak E.O.S. to minimize the turn-around time for rail tank cars being discharged at the terminal facilities and directly benefits the Customer in reducing rail tank car rental expenses.