Reliability as standard

Freightliner’s European Growth

Freightliner Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of European intermodal rail operator ERS Railways today from Maersk Line.
This is part of our continued investment in the UK and international markets, and supports Freightliner’s strategy for working in partnership with strong local management teams.

Chief Executive Peter Maybury, said: “Both Freightliner and ERS have been significant service providers to Maersk Line for more than fifteen years and this acquisition further strengthens that relationship. ERS has a strong management team who share our approach to customer service and we look forward to helping them grow as a company in the future as part of Freightliner Group.”

Freightliner - ERS_ENG_20130620

FPL as a co-originator of the Association of Independent Railway Carriers (ZNPK)


In April 2009, independent carriers providing railway freight services, including FPL, set up the Association of Independent Railway Carriers. Rafał Milczarski, the Managing Director of FPL, was elected Chairman of the Association.

The purpose of the Association is to promote the efficient ownership structure model for the railway infrastructure and regulation of the railway market as well as to support the liberalization and enhancing competitiveness on the railway freight market.