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GBRf adds heavy haul locomotive

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GB Railfreight (GBRf) has agreed to purchase the locomotive 59 003, named “Yeoman Highlander”, from German-based Heavy Haul Power Intern...

Wagons roll on the tippler trail

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While rail wagon rotating tipplers can efficiently discharge large volumes, alternative systems should be considered to suit specific applic...

Coal black gold for rail

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Despite the general uncertainty in the domestic coal market, rail hauliers are finding power stations a rich source of work...

Alcan rail deal

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EWS, Britain's largest rail freight operator, has won a contract from Alcan to haul 40,000 tonnes of aluminium ingot per annum by rail in Sc...

First buyer

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Leading UK passenger bus and rail operator First Group has acquired GB Railways and GB Railfreight (GBRf) from Anglia Railways. First and An...

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