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GBRf starts Southampton-Birmingham service

[ November 8, 2017   //   ]

GB Railfreight (GBRf) has started its first intermodal service from Solent Stevedores terminal at ABP Port of Southampton to ABP’s Hams Hall Rail Freight Terminal near Birmingham. The first 34-wagon service departed at 02:39am on 1 November on behalf of logistics firm Wincanton and will run daily (Tuesday to Saturday). GBRf will operate the service for five years, having been awarded the contract on 20 October. ABP Southampton has invested £2.4m in a new 5.8 acre facility operated by Solent Stevedores.

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