Topic: Doncaster

seen from in front of the first locomotive a double headed Freightliner Intermodal service under a very blue sky

New intermodal: London Gateway – Doncaster

The UK rail freight industry is never slow to promote a new service. This case is no exception. Freightliner has added a new daily intermodal working, taking containers from London to Yorkshire. The round trip...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton
iPortRail reach stacker loading an intermodal train as seen from the cab side of the locomotive

UK Winvic plans capacity increase at iPort Rail

News of further development work at Doncaster’s iPort Rail has been welcomed as good news for the economy of South Yorkshire. Construction company Winvic claimed it would work to see rail freight capacity enhanced within...Read more
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UK inland customs status granted to iPort Rail

iPort Rail terminal in the South Yorkshire town of Doncaster has been granted Authorised Economic Operator status by the British revenue service, HMRC. As a designated inland customs facility, it can now support goods moving...Read more
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New style rail parcels nearer to delivery

The UK is closer to a faster, greener version of the traditional parcels train. Several enterprises are racing towards trials and implementing services to answer the modern needs of business and consumers. The major passenger...Read more
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Rail freight plan for Yorkshire airport

Proposals to reinvigorate the Doncaster Sheffield Airport as a new commercial hub create up to 33,000 jobs in the process has rail freight at the heart of the plans. The consortium of business interests behind...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton