Rail transport has an irreplaceable role within the international and national transport market. The effective support of railway transport is necessary for maintain sustainable development in European area and support of railway transport is one aim of European Union. The adoption of Regulation (EU) No. 913/2010 of the European parliament and of the council – concerning a European rail network for competitive freight is one possibility to increase the transport volume in railway transport. The article is focused on the operation characteristic of rail freight corridors in the Slovak Republic and their capacity consumption by the common rail operation – passenger and freight.
This contribution focuses on the issue of the evacuation of people during emergency situations. The study of the logistics processes for a selected object were based on the layout of the administration building, namely that of the Institute of Technology and Business in České Budějovice. The evacuation model, PathFinder, was utilized for the calculation and preparation of the logistics processes for the evacuation of people.