Topic: Rail Freight Group

Future for UK timber trains in Scotland

There are fresh calls for a more sustainable approach to the timber industry, and a new look at bringing back rail as the prime mover. However, even supporters say there are considerable commercial challenges. Timber trains...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton
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Port of Tilbury unveils new rail freight strategy

The Port of Tilbury, the major trading port gateway for London, has unveiled plans to reinvigorate its entire rail freight infrastructure, including the introduction of regular intermodal services to the Midlands and Scotland. With three rail...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy

UK freight future aired in Parliament

The importance of rail freight to the UK construction industry has been highlighted at the very highest level in Government. Some 80 delegates came together to voice their concerns to the All Party Parliamentary Rail...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy