The Interporto of Novara has an intermodal terminal with an area of over 170,000 mq in which there are 7 tracks over 600 m each. The management of the terminal, and its handling activities, is entrusted to Eurogateway srl, a company connected to CIM Spa, which also operates the intermodal terminal of Novara Boschetto. Overall Eurogateway manages weekly 148 pairs of trains to/from Netherlands, Belgium, France, Germany, the UK and Italy.
The company features for the Piedmont area a railway hub for freight traffic in Europe, thanks to its ability to receive and to the strategic position which sees it positioned on the Rotterdam-Genoa.
Eurogateway has a modern building which is divided into several offices near the terminal. Within an operational department that oversees the activities of Handling H24 7 of 7, a management department and head office. Access to the property is facilitated by the proximity of the highway of Novara Est, and a private road able to receive and accommodate a large number of vehicles without affecting on public roads. At the gates, the inspection of the vehicles is fully automated, with high-definition cameras able to inspect all sides of the truck with a remote control provided by an operator. This and other choices made by the company in the field of organization and technology, have allowed Eurogateway to represent one of the most important intermodal centres in Italy, and to manage significant volumes of traffic to and from northern Europe.
The company works daily to grow and expand its business. The company works daily to grow and expand its business. It is already preparing a business plan closely linked Interporto of Novara which plans to triple the surface and the capacity of the terminal from here a few years.