WW1 Railway Workers Remembered at Freightliner Locomotive Naming
On 11 November, Armistice Day, Freightliner locomotive 66418 was named ‘Patriot’ in honour of railway workers who lost their lives in World War 1.
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.
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.
Freightliner Group secures major Middle East contract
Freightliner Group, as part of a British consortium, has announced that the consortium has been selected as contract signature by the Saudi Railway Company (SAR) to be its partner, providing management and technical support for infrastructure, freight and passenger operations on one of its rail projects, the North South Railway (NSR).
End of the line for Borders Railway installation
Freightliner is proud to be a part of the Borders Railway project, providing locomotives and staff to haul ballast trains to move the specialist rail installation equipment.
New rail freight industry report offers real encouragement for future prosperity of UK business
Freightliner Group Limited welcomes and endorses the new report published by the Rail Delivery Group today which details the undeniable benefits of utilising rail services for the movement of freight across the UK. The report is appropriately entitled, ‘Keeping the lights on and the traffic moving.’