Friday 18th Oct 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Multi billion pound rail freight expansion approved

£9.4 billion will be invested in the UK’s rail network, including £200 million for the Strategic Freight Network. Transport secretary Justine Greening said: “These plans [are]... key to securing our country’s prosperity in the decades ahead.”

Rail freight grows

Rail freight moved, measured in tonne-km, was up ten per cent in the year to April, according to figures from the Office of Rail Regulation

Rethink rail freight charges, says RFG

The Rail Freight Group has called the Office of Rail Regulation rethink proposals for a levy on operators moving power station coal, iron ore and spent nuclear fuel, which could amount to an additional £60m year

London Gateway picks builder for rail terminal

DP World has chosen Balfour Beatty to build a rail terminal at London Gateway, the deep-sea container port and logistics park that is being built on the north bank of the Thames, east of London

DAF announces Euro 6 engines with common rail

DAF Trucks has unveiled a new generation of commercial vehicle engines ready for the introduction of the Euro 6 emissions legislation which comes into force on 1st January 2014