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June 22, 2016

Freightliner Poland names first DRAGON locomotive

During a ceremony held at Warszawa Wschodnia railway station on June 9 2016, Newag S.A. officially handed over the first of five DRAGON locomotives to Freightliner PL.

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June 6, 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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June 1, 2016

Freightliner launches a new service from Felixstowe

Freightliner is delighted to announce the launch of its 23rd daily rail service from the Port of Felixstowe, increasing the total number of daily trains from the port to 32.

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November 30, 2015

Freightliner welcomes Chancellor George Osborne to Crewe

On Monday 30 November, Freightliner welcomed Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne to its Basford Hall depot in Crewe.

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October 19, 2015

Celebrating 50 years of Freightliner

On November 12, Freightliner, the U.K.’s largest rail maritime intermodal operator, celebrates 50 years since the running of its first train which ran from London to Glasgow.

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October 13, 2015

Business Development Director Appointed

Freightliner Group has today announced that Neil McNicholas will be appointed as Business Development Director from Tuesday 13 October 2015.

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June 11, 2015

Peter Maybury retires as Chairman of Freightliner Group

Freightliner Group’s Chairman, Peter Maybury, has announced his retirement after 18 years with the company.

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June 4, 2015

Hawick Heroine honoured as Borders Railway nears completion

Veteran railway campaigner, Madge Elliot has been honoured in a locomotive naming ceremony at Edinburgh Waverley Station today (Thursday 4 June) to mark the impending completion of Borders Railway works.

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May 29, 2015

Rail Freight in Construction – A Commitment to the Future

Rail Freight Group and the Mineral Products Association are pleased to launch a new joint initiative ‘A Commitment to the Future’ which sets out five steps that they will take to develop rail freight logistics.

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