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171117 Alexander Hedderich to join the Hector Rail Group Board of Directors
171115 Hector Rail Group CEO steps down
171018 Hector Rail signs a full-service provision contract with mgw Service
171010 Hector Rail signs new contract with Collicare logistics
170808 Hector Rail signs new contract with LKAB
170314 David Knowles appointment to the post of MD to Hector Rail AB
161223 Hector Rail will manage SCA’s railway transports of round wood
161222 Hector Rail extends cooperation with Samskip
161216 Hector Rail begins with short notice to transport 2.5 million cubic metres of round wood
161208 Mats Nyblom steps down as Managing Director for Hector Rail AB
161019 Hector Rail’s owners announces intent to acquire GB Railfreight
161010 Hector Rail provides traction to the ’blue train’ between Gothenburg and Stockholm
160725 Hector Rail continues to transport timber for Stora Enso until 2022
160720 Hector Rail is investing in five new Siemens Vectron locomotives
160428 730 metres long freight trains now running in Sweden
160323 Hector Rail takes speed record on rail in Denmark
160107 Hector Rail purchase 10 six axle locos
151118 Hector Rail provides traction to TX Logistics’ intermodal trains between Sweden and the continent
150910 Hector Rail’s flexible approach saves spectacular railway historic event
150415 Hector Rail transports bio fuel by rail to Fortum Värme’s new combined heat and power plant
141125 Samskip Van Dieren Multimodal extends operations with Hector Rail
140904 New owner makes Hector Rail even stronger
140414 Hector Rail buys RC locos from SJ AB
130326 Hector Rail buys 42 passenger coaches for 200 km/h
130306 Stora Enso develops timber transports with Hector Rail
120412 Hector Rail signs five year agreement with SCA Transforest
120111 Hector Rail runs steel trains Borlänge – Trelleborg forDB Schenker
111212 SCT Transport signs agreement with Hector Raiol for transports Gävle – Göteborg
110830 Maria Poppen new Production Manager at Hector Rail
110622 Stora Enso increases volumes with Hector Rail
110524 Hector Rail signs five year agreement with Veolia Transport
101213 Hector Rail buys additional locos from Bombardier & MRCE
101021 Renewal of contract with ScandFibre means 50% growth
100907 Van Dieren Maritime extends operations with Hector Rail
100812 Hector Rail buys high speed locomotives
100423 SCA Skog increases volumes with Hector Rail
091106 Hector Rail to power intermodal trains Oslo — Padborg
090630 Hector Rail to power Veolia Transport weekend trains
090407 Hector Rail and ERS expand cooperation
080814 Hector Rail signs agreement with SCA
080513 Hector Rail leasing locomotive to Swedish Rail Administration for testing on Bothnia Line
080326 Hector Rail and ERS Railways sign new agreement
080109 Hector Rail initiates direct rail service over Öresund Bridge
071105 Hector Rail signs new agreement with Van Dieren
070910 Hector Rail tests its new loco in Denmark
070808 Hector Rail strengthen its organisation
070411 Stora Enso and Hector Rail in new railway cooperation
070328 Hector Rail buys three locomotives from Australian Federal Railway (ÔBB)
070321 Hector Rail and Van Dieren Maritime sign five-year agreement
070208 Hector Rail purchases ten locos for the corridor Scandinavia – Germany


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