DB Schenker Rail UK wins contract to deliver coal to Drax Power Station

DB Schenker Rail UK announced that it has won a new contract to deliver coal to Drax Power Station in Yorkshire, UK. The three year deal will cover the key UK supply routes of Immingham and Kellingley. There is also the potential for additional North East supplementary routes.

Since 2011, DB Schenker Rail UK has delivered up to 45% of the Drax coal contract. The new contract means DB Schenker Rail UK will deliver the vast majority of coal to the power station. In addition to the new contract, the company has a contract to supply up to 80% of Drax’s biomass requirement.

Mark Fernandez, Acting Head of Sales at DB Schenker Rail UK said, “We are delighted to have been awarded this contract. At DB Schenker Rail UK we place a huge amount of importance on building solid partnerships with our customers.”


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