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.
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.
Business Development Director Appointed
Freightliner Group has today announced that Neil McNicholas will be appointed as Business Development Director from Tuesday 13 October 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.
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.
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.
Freightliner Heavy Haul announce renewal of rail haulage agreement with EDF Energy
Freightliner Heavy Haul (FHH) are pleased to announce the renewal of their rail haulage agreement with EDF Energy.
March 25, 2015: Genesee & Wyoming Inc. Completes Acquisition of Freightliner Group Limited
On March 25, 2015, Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W) (NYSE:GWR) announced that it has completed the acquisition of approximately 94% of Freightliner Group Limited.
Genesee & Wyoming Inc. to acquire Freightliner Group
It has been announced that Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W) has entered into an agreement to acquire Freightliner Group from Arcapita, who have been majority shareholders since 2008.