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A rail winner

[ September 12, 2014   //   ]

The Rail Freight Group (RFG) named DP World as its Business of the Year on 10 September.

DP World’s work on the London Gateway Project and at Southampton’s Maritime Rail Terminal were singled out by the judges and in particular, the company’s involvement in “helping move the rail freight industry forward and setting the standard to which others should follow”.

On the night some £2,165 was also raised for the Railway Benefit Fund, the chosen charity of the RFG Awards Dinner.

Other winners and runners-up on the night included:

Customer Care

Winner: Network Rail Freight Team

Runner-up: HPUK Port of Felixstowe

Runner-up:  ABP Hams Hall

Environmental Innovation

Winner: Direct Rail Services Ltd

Runner up: Malcolm Logistics

Technical Development

Winner: Interfleet

Winner: Lloyds Register Rail and WH Davis Ltd.

Railfreight Project of the year

Winner: Drax

Runner-up: DP World and Atkins

Support Service Provider of the year

Runner-up: Network Rail, National Supply Chain

Winner: Electromotive Diesel Ltd

Outstanding Individual Contribution

Commended: Colin Clarke, ABP Humber

Winner: John Gallagher, DB Schenker Rail UK.

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