News in 'Delivery' category

August/September 2010 News

6 October 2010

Several arrivals and departures occured during August/September.

More new arrivals - Summer 2010

13 July 2010

A lot more new machines have arrived recently...

Recent Arrivals

19 April 2010

The end of 2009 and start of 2010 saw several of Network Rail's new machines arrive into the UK.

DR 73946

21 November 2008

Recent news articles seem to be about machines getting scrapped and exported. It's been quite a while since a new machine arrived in the country! That changed at the start of November.

Winter news update

2 February 2007

A summary of recent disposals and changes...

August / September News

17 September 2006 - thanks to Stuart Taylor for the photo. Vince for this article

Another few months have gone by - quite a lot has happened this time!

New GrantPlant Kirow Crane

10 July 2006

One of GrantPlant's new Kirow cranes is in the country.

Recent bits (July 2006)

4 July 2006

Not a lot has happened lately, but I'll do a quick round up anyway.

Recent OTP News

16 March 2006 - thanks to Roy Hennefer, Pete Winch, Ben Williams for this article

Time for another quick round up of recent happenings in the OTP world.

GrantPlant's Christmas Presents

30 December 2005

Over the festive period, GrantPlant took delivery of four brand new machines.

DR 77904 arrives

25 November 2005

Network Rail have taken delivery of their second Plasser & Theurer USP 5000RT Ballast Regulator.

Machine Update

8 October 2005 - thanks to Roy Hennefer, Pete Winch, Ben Williams, Keith Gunner. Russell Wear for this article

Another few months have passed since the last update, and another few things have happened.

Machine Update (June 2005)

15 June 2005 - thanks to Pete Winch, Nick Wilkinson, Mark Thomas for this article

It's been a busy(ish) 6 weeks since the last update!

Machine Update (April)

24 April 2005 - thanks to Chas Tallis, Charlie Cross, Pete Winch, Ben Williams for this article

A quick round up of recent (and not-so-recent) happenings..

Machine Update (Dec.)

2 December 2004 - thanks to Chas Tallis, Peter Hall, Cromptoneer, Dave Shell, Brian Loughlin for this article

Quite a lot has happened during the last few months!

Machine Update (August)

9 August 2004 - thanks to Vince, Al Weiss, Pete Winch for this article

It has been a couple of months since the last update. Not much has happened though...

Machine Update (June 2004)

1 June 2004 - thanks to Charlie Cross, Roj Fraser, Ben Williams, Peter Hall, Keith Gunner,Pete Winch for this article

A quick update regarding recent OTP developments.

Machine Update (March)

7 March 2004 - thanks to Vince, Ben Williams, Lerpass Mapter, Peter Hall for this article

There have been several developments recently, so here is a quick round-up of what has happened.

New GrantPlant Matisas

5 December 2003 - thanks to Vince, Roy Hennefer & Chas Tallis for this article

New GrantPlant Matisas

All three of GrantPlant's Matisa B41UE tamping machines are now in the country.

More New Plassers

7 September 2003 - thanks to Ben Williams, Alex Ford and Andy Manley for this article

Recently, several new vehicles built by Plasser & Theurer have been delivered.

New Machines Arrive

30 August 2003

New Machines Arrive

During August, several new Items of On-Track Plant arrived in the country.

More new machines...

19 July 2003 - thanks to Vince, Ben Williams, Ted Knotwell, Nick Powell for this article

Since the last machine update, several new vehicles have arrived.

More new Plasser machines!

8 October 2002

More new Plasser machines!

During September, two new Plasser tampers arrived in the country for Balfour Beatty.

New Plasser machine for AMEC

31 July 2002 - thanks to Ben Williams for this article

Towards the end of July, a new Plasser 08-16/4x4C 100RT tamper arrived in the country for AMEC.

New Plasser machine for SECO-RAIL

28 June 2002 - thanks to Ben Williams for this article

New Plasser machine for SECO-RAIL

Towards the end of May, a new Plasser 08-16(32)U RT tamper arrived in the country for SECO-RAIL.

I'm the (Rail) Boss

28 June 2002 - thanks to Peter Hall for this article

I'm the (Rail) Boss

The highly versatile Rail-Ability RAIL-BOSS fleet has nearly doubled since the OTP2000 book was published.

Some new build numbers

19 March 2002 - thanks to Ben Williams for this article

Some new build numbers

Of the GTRM machines that were mentioned on order in an earlier article, all three have now been delivered. Their build numbers are listed below.

Plasser wagon build numbers (updated)

27 February 2002 - thanks to all who helped for this article

Plasser wagon build numbers (updated)

Here are the build numbers of the Plasser material handling train wagons listed in the OTP2000 book. All are presumed built in 2000, unless stated otherwise.

Some build numbers

23 January 2002 - thanks to all who helped for this article

These machines are all listed in the OTP2000 book, but at the time of publishing there was no info for them. Here are some build numbers from peoples observations.

New machine orders

2 January 2002

Since OTP2000 was published, at least 9 new machines have been ordered.

Grant Rail commission new machines

29 December 2001 - thanks to David Barlow for this article

Grant Rail commission new machines

Grant Rail Ltd are commissioning their new Swiss-built Matisa ballast regulator and tamping machines on the Embsay and Bolton Abbey Steam Railway during Summer and Autumn 2000.

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