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25. March 2019

Britain’s oldest electric trains replaced as the first of Rock Rail’s new fleets enters service

For the first time in 40 years, passengers are riding on new trains in the tunnels to London Moorgate, as Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) begins to replace mainland Britain’s oldest electric rail fle ...

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28. September 2018

Passengers get taster of the new Rock Rail trains set to transform Great Northern suburban service

The first Class 717 train carried passengers on Great Northern’s suburban route from Moorgate to Gordon Hill on September 28. ...

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21. September 2018

Rock Rail’s new trains unveiled at InnoTrans 2018

Trains from Rock Rail’s first two fleets, the City Desiro class 717 and the Flirt class 755, were officially presented at InnoTrans in Berlin earlier this month. ...

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RockRail
03. May 2018

Delivery of Rock Rail’s first fleet moves closer as Siemens tests new trains

The delivery of Rock Rail’s first fleet of trains, the Class 717 Desiro City trains which will enter service on Govia Thameslink Railway’s Great Northern route later this year, moves a step closer ...

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RockRail
11. April 2017

Rock Rail Moorgate wins IJ Global European Rail Deal of the Year 2016

Rock Rail Moorgate’s £200m rolling stock deal on Govia Thameslink Railway’s Great Northern route has been awarded IJGlobal’s ‘European Rail Deal of the Year’ 2016 ...

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RockRail
03. May 2016

Rock Rail celebrates first rolling stock deal

Rock Rail Limited and SL Capital, (part of Standard Life Investments), welcomed guests to the top of the Gherkin in London to celebrate the successful financial close of Rock Rail’s first rolling st ...

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18. February 2016

Rock Rail signs first rolling stock deal

Rock Rail signs deal with Govia Thameslink Railway to provide financing for its replacement suburban train fleet on the Great Northern route ...

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