Topic: Freightliner

Hydrogen bottle with Freightliner class 66 locomotive behind

What’s next for freight’s hydrogen class 66?

Clean Air Power, a UK headquartered clean transport solutions provider, has been working with rail freight operator Freightliner to retrofit a class 66 – the diesel-powered workhorse of the British Rail freight industry. The aim...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton
I am the backbone of the economy - special livery for a class 90 electric locomotive in service with DB Cargo UK

DB Cargo UK grounds electric fleet

A negative reaction to Britain’s energy cost crisis has short-circuited the environmental ambitions of another rail freight carrier. This time, it’s DB Cargo UK that has has been forced to sideline an electric traction fleet...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton
Overnight engineering train off the end of the platforms at London Liverpool Street

Learning from London Liverpool Street runaway

The Rail Accident Investigation Branch says a runaway incident at London’s Liverpool Street demonstrates the importance of drivers checking that their train is correctly secured before leaving it unattended. Moreover, that advice is especially important...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton