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Rail freight

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FTA signpost
18 March 2020 | Quarrying

Free web portal provides overview of essential information and advice for transport and logistics sector

Michael Matheson and Ben Garner

Scottish Government awards £1.4 million grant for improved rail infrastructure at Tarmac cement plant

DCRail
29 January 2020 | Plant & Equipment

VTG Rail UK supplying innovative new box wagons for the movement of construction materials

Class 60 Locomotive
20 December 2019 | Plant & Equipment

Third of four Class 60 locomotives to be operated by DCRail unveiled in Cappagh colours

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

Attercliffe
08 November 2019 | Quarrying

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

West Drayton railhead

Ashville Group re-establish a dedicated railhead to serve construction markets in West London

Tilbury2

New construction materials terminal being created at Tilbury2 in partnership with Forth Ports

The Cottam Farewell
05 October 2019 | Quarrying

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

Tarmac's Supergrab off-loading machine
01 October 2019 | Plant & Equipment

Company receives rail freight industry award for Innovation and Technical Development

The CEMEX Express
14 June 2019 | Quarrying

CEMEX-branded Class-66 locomotive unveiled by Pete Waterman at official naming ceremony

Liebherr LH80C 'Supergrab' gantry materials handler
08 February 2019 | Plant & Equipment

Two industry firsts form part of ongoing commitment to enhance productivity and efficiency

Aggregates movements by rail
12 December 2018 | Quarrying

BDS Marketing Research publish first update to two-year old report on aggregates movements by rail

Hanson’s Ashton-in-Makerfield depot
24 October 2018 | Quarrying

Restoration of railway siding set to remove 1,500 truck journeys of the road each year

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