VIP party at the rail freight terminal at Highland Spring mineral water, standing in front of a goods train

Freight flows for Highland Spring water

Highland Spring group shot = Alex Hynes, managing director, Scotland’s Railway; Mark Steven, joint managing director, Highland Spring; Morwen Mands, head of sustainability, Highland Spring; Nicola Sturgeon; Simon Oldham, joint managing director, Highland SpringHighland Spring Group

Despite a tide of challenges, Highland Spring mineral water has finally inaugurated their much-anticipated rail freight facility. The terminal at their headquarters and bottling plant in Blackford, Scotland, has dispatched its first train in front of an invited VIP audience, including Scotland’s senior politician, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.

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Author: Simon Walton

Simon Walton is RailFreight's UK correspondent.

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