Friday 21st Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

100 millionth tonne of coal for Freightliner

Freightliner Heavy Haul has delivered its 100 millionth tonne of coal since commencing coal haulage in December 2000.


The notable tonne was part of the 14.30 service on Friday 23rd July from Scottish Coal’s distribution point at Killoch, Ayrshire to Fiddlers Ferry power station near Warrington.


The company began its coal haulage operations in 2000, providing a rail link to coal for the nation’s power stations. 


It collects from all mines and coal ports that serve the energy market and delivers into all of the UK’s rail connected power stations.