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.
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.
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.
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.