Caption: Lineas and GB Railfreight extends teamwork for another year
Belgian freight operator Lineas and GB Railfreight (GBRf) have extended their teamwork from the west coast of Europe to the west coast of Scotland for another year.
This partnership between the largest private operator in continental Europe and the fast expanding operator in the UK to continue delivering bulk materials.
This contract between the largest private operator which will now run until the end of December 2021.
John Smith, the managing director of GB Railfreight, said, “I am delighted that we are continuing our partnership with Lineas.We are pleased to continue it until December 2021. This service will be the longest term of operation for running services through the Channel Tunnel for GBRf. Our partnership with Lineas shows our commitment to doing our part to reach the ambitious target of net zero emissions by 2050 and we hope to build on this.”
The service has so far averaged around 30 trains a year.