All 5 Vectrons from Akiem to Green Cargo have been delivered

All 5 Vectrons from Akiem to Green Cargo have been delivered
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The lease of these locomotives by Green Cargo is reflecting broader trends within the UK and Scandinavian rail sectors, with increasing focus on updating rolling stock fleets.


Akiem successfully completed the delivery of the final two Siemens Mobility Vectron AC locomotives to Green Cargo AB. This delivery completes an order of five locomotives designed to support freight operations along a key Scandinavian corridor. These locomotives are part of ongoing efforts to update and expand capabilities in the region.

© Akiem
© Akiem

The interest in rolling stock renewals is driven by objectives to meet environmental goals through the decarbonization of supply chains. Rail companies are actively seeking solutions that align with sustainability objectives, indicating a shift towards more environmentally friendly freight transportation options.

This delivery not only signifies the expansion of Green Cargo's operational capacity but also underscores the collaborative relationship between Akiem and Green Cargo. Both entities express a mutual interest in continuing their partnership, focusing on sustainable freight rail solutions. This collaboration is set against a backdrop of growing interest in rail as a critical component of sustainable logistics and supply chain strategies in Scandinavia.

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