Bulk Freight Haulage
Whether you’re looking for experts in the transportation of dangerous goods, a company experienced in transporting waste, or you simply need aggregate haulage at a time to suit you, we can provide a bulk rail freight service that surpasses your expectations.
Bulk trains per week
Tonnes of bulk freight annually
With a dedicated ﬂeet of locomotives and highly trained, safety-focused employees, our bulk services team provides comprehensive rail freight solutions to Network Rail and the on-plant industry. It’s no wonder that Freightliner leads the way in providing bulk freight haulage solutions for blue chip customers across the UK.
We provide bespoke solutions to each customer, from ‘just in time’ deliveries to options requiring a greater level of flexibility, changing orders to meet demand. Our reliable service is inclusive of train preparation, dispatch, possession management, and wagon positioning. We are always developing our portfolio of business through acquiring new customers in existing markets or by entering into new markets.
So, if you would like to know more about the rail freight options available to you, please contact us today. From steel transportation to aggregates haulage, to coal freight trains and moving hazardous materials by rail, you can find more information on our most common bulk freight services by clicking the links below.
David IsraelCommercial Director, Bulk Rail, G&W UK/Europe Region
Operating in all the bulk haulage markets, we pride ourselves on delivering bespoke rail freight solutions for our customers as well as supporting major infrastructure projects throughout the UK. Our commitment to our customers, service reliability and flexibility defines all of our operations and makes us the first choice for the movement of bulk freight in the UK.
Aggregates and Minerals
Freightliner is committed to being the most dependable haulier of aggregates and minerals.
Freightliner has a strong record of designing and developing equipment and services to suit the needs of specific industries and markets – and Biomass is no exception.
Rail Haulage for HS2
Using the knowledge and experience gained whilst providing rail solutions for HS1, Freightliner is now ideally placed to offer further solutions for the HS2 Infrastructure Project.
Freightliner provides coal haulage services for the UK’s leading electricity generation companies and industrial coal customers.
Freightliner has vast experience in providing business development services to experienced as well as ‘new to rail’ customers.
Scrap Metal Haulage
Freightliner has been working with various steel manufacturers and their suppliers to haul scrap material to steel mills for recycling and to ports for exporting since 2006.
Freightliner has been hauling Potash since 2007 and offer a fast, secure and cost effective service.
Waste to Energy
Freightliner is the market leader in the movement of waste and spoil by rail, providing fast, reliable and flexible services to the waste industry.
Freightliner has been servicing the UK’s railway network for over 13 years through infrastructure haulage services.