12 September 2013.
Direct Rail Services has confirmed the purchase of the first 10 Class 88 dual-powered locomotives from Vossloh España in partnership with Beacon Rail Leasing Limited. The locos are a development of the Class 68 platform but with 25kV electric and diesel-electric modes.
11 September 2013.
The managing director of the Europorte-owned freight operator GB Railfreight, one of the UK's leading rail freight companies, has called for more recognition of the economic value of rail freight in the HS2 debate.
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