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Rail – Bulk

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

Rail – Bulk

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


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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Testimonials

Freightliner helps many businesses from a range of industries.

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Latest News

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16 June 2019

G&W and ONE celebrate new contract with loco naming

On 10 June, Ocean Network Express (ONE) and Freightliner celebrated a key milestone in their relationship when they unveiled and named reliveried Freightliner locomotive 66587 in ONE’s corporate branding

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16 June 2019

Genesee & Wyoming (G&W) opens new office in Birmingham

On 4 June, Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W) officially opened its new Birmingham office on the sixth floor of the Lewis Building in Birmingham’s thriving Colmore business district.

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23 January 2019

Freightliner plans new Ipswich maintenance facility

Freightliner, a subsidiary of Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W), is planning to build a state-of-the-art railroad locomotive and wagon maintenance and fuelling facility at its existing Ipswich freight yard, situated off Ranelagh Road, Ipswich.

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