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Bulk Haulage

As a leading UK bulk rail freight company, Freightliner offers bespoke business solutions tailored to customer requirements. In doing so, we set new standards of reliability, flexibility and customer service whilst continuing to invest in innovative solutions for customers’ business needs.

 

Key Statistics

  • Operating up to 200 trains per week
  • Over 12 million tonnes of bulk freight moved each year
  • National operations
  • Modern locomotive and wagon fleet designed to meet customer requirements

Bulk Haulage

Freightliner can offer tailor made solutions for the movement of bulk freight as well as offering a variety of services to the rail industry.

As a leading UK bulk rail freight company, Freightliner has set new standards of reliability, flexibility and customer service whilst continuing to invest in innovative solutions for customers’ business needs.

Freightliner moves over 12 million tonnes of bulk freight annually and operates up to 200 services per week.

Operations Network

Freightliner Heavy Haul Rail Network map

Freightliner is a national operator with depots located strategically across the UK to match the requirements of our customers.

Freightliner’s head office is based in London. Freightliner’s daily bulk operations centres are based at Crewe and Ferrybridge.

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Our Services


Freightliner leads the way in providing innovative solutions for blue chip customers to keep UK Plc working.

We are always developing our portfolio of business through acquiring new customers in existing markets or by entering into new markets.

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Our People

Freightliner  has a dedicated team servicing a number of industries. Our team delivers a high standard of performance and innovative solutions to meet customer requirements.

Careers

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Freightliner employs over 2500 people in a wide range of roles across the UK, Continental Europe and the Middle East.

Freightliner’s head office is in London, United Kingdom, but the majority of our employees are based in various locations nationwide.

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Freightliner helps many businesses from a range of industries.

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Latest News

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25 January 2017

Freightliner & British Steel – Collaboration Success

Teams from Freightliner and British Steel’s Immingham Bulk Terminal and Ore Blending Plant have collaborated to improve the process flow, removing a massive bottleneck in the last stage of the supply chain feeding the steelworks, resulting in a more efficient operation.

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31 October 2016

Buxton's Battle of Somme heroes honoured in loco naming

A Freightliner class 66 diesel locomotive has been named “Poppy” in memory of 15 workers from Buxton Lime Firms (now Tarmac) who served and died in the Battle of the Somme.

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06 June 2016

Freightliner first in the UK to build box wagons out of recycled coal hoppers

Freightliner Heavy Haul places into use a new fleet of wagons made using parts from redundant coal hoppers.

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