Topic: Db-cargo-uk

Intermodel locomotive DB Cargo UK

DB Cargo UK finds permanent way to stay

A massive track attack by Britain’s biggest largest rail freight company. That is the promise from DB Cargo UK, as the freight operator lays down new rails at three of its most important depots in...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
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DB Cargo UK is hiring new railway employees

The UK’s largest rail freight firm is recruiting new train drivers, engineers and ground staff. The company has also started accepting applications for the new role of Junior Driver. The new role of Junior Driver was...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
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New logistics centre for DB Cargo UK

Building work has officially started on DB Cargo UK’s new six million pounds Logistics Centre in Wolverhampton. The facility will be capable of handling and storing up to 40,000 tonnes of steel in preparation for...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy
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Paddington’s helping hand from DB Cargo UK

The newly-released Paddington 2 movie has been produced with more than a helping hand from Britain’s biggest rail cargo firm, DB Cargo UK. It helped plan and conduct the train movements needed for action-packed chase scenes...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy
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UK partners convert coal hoppers for aggregates

Britain’s biggest rail freight operator, DB Cargo UK, is utilising the growing demand for rail movement of aggregates by converting more than 100 coal hoppers into new state-of-the-art aggregate hopper wagons. The conversion programme is...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy
First steel train in new facility London Thamesport, operated by DB Cargo UK for Tata Steel. Photo credit: DB Cargo UK

First steel train at London Thamesport

Last Friday, the first steel train arrived at the new facility of  London Thamesport. The train was operated by DB Cargo UK, carrying a shipment for Tata Steel. “Proud to have taken the first ever...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

DB Cargo and Outkumpu celebrate 40 years of steel

DB Cargo UK and Finnish steel supplier Outokumpu are celebrating 40 years of working together with a contract renewal that seals their partnership for the transportation of stainless steel. The contract means three to four services...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy

Accident staged by DB Cargo UK

DB Cargo UK has played a central role in a multi-agency exercise to stage a simulated train derailment by hosting the event at one of its northern England sites. A locomotive and several carriages were...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy