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Calvert South railhead
11 August 2021 | Quarrying | 1 Comment

Extra 24,000 aggregate HGVs to be taken off Buckinghamshire's roads as new rail freight depot opens

Tarmac and DB Cargo UK
07 June 2021 | Quarrying

Company agrees to exclusive use of HVO fuel on a key strategic route, as part of sustainability drive

Calvert Railhead
27 March 2021 | Quarrying

Construction freight leading the way as 100th train rolls into main HS2 construction site in Buckinghamshire

Newhaven Marine Terminal
24 November 2020 | Quarrying

‘Project of the Year’ award for Newhaven Port scheme; new 10-year freight contract with DB Cargo

Tarmac rail freight
21 September 2020 | Quarrying

Company highlights commitment to carbon reduction with renewal of five-year rail freight contracts

Freight train to Birmingham
18 December 2019 | Asphalt & Surfacing

First train deliveries for Tarmac asphalt plant as work begins on new state-of-the-art facility

DCRail Class 60
13 November 2019 | Plant & Equipment

Cappagh Group’s rail freight operating company to take delivery of four Class 60 locomotives

08 November 2019 | Quarrying

CEMEX railhead in Sheffield receives 2.5 million tonnes of aggregates in the 10 years since opening

The Cottam Farewell
05 October 2019 | Quarrying

Mountsorrel Quarry railhead at Barrow-upon-Soar adds to the excitement for railway enthusiasts

Hans-Georg Werner
01 June 2018 | Quarrying

DB Cargo UK chief executive Hans-Georg Werner appointed as chairman of the RDG Freight Board

Prototype HRA wagon
07 November 2017 | Plant & Equipment

Rail freight operator converting 110 HTA coal hopper wagons into HRA aggregate hopper wagons

Jumbo train
21 September 2017 | Quarrying

First jumbo train carrying limestone building materials leaves Cardiff for London and the South East

Box rail wagons
06 January 2017 | Plant & Equipment

First batch of DB Cargo’s new fleet of 85 enhanced-specification box wagons arrive in the UK

Dove Holes railhead
10 November 2016 | Quarrying

Company hits the 2 million tonne mark earlier than ever as tonnages by rail continue to increase

DB Cargo UK
09 November 2016 | Quarrying

New rail contract keeps equivalent of 190 lorry loads a day off roads in the South East