Train sets available for lease in 2013/14

In November 2012, CFCLA successfully leased a ballast train set including a Dash 8 locomotive, CHAY ballast wagons and a ballast plough to Laing O Rourke on the FMG Solomon iron ore new line development project in the Pilbara. This train set as well as another two similar sized train sets are earmarked for delivery to the Pilbara region for new rail construction and or existing rail maintenance purposes. These train sets shall be available for lease in 2013/14.[See attached photos]

Shad Peterson named president of Sasser Family Holdings

Chicago, IL (Nov. 6, 2012) -- During the most recent meeting of their Board of Directors, Sasser Family Holdings, a 4th generation, family-held transportation asset services and management company, elected Shad Peterson as President of Sasser Family Holdings. Fred Sasser will continue to serve as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors for the organization...[...more]

CFCLA is investing over $100m in new locomotives and rollingstock

CFCLA is investing over $100m in new locomotives and rollingstock for delivery in 2013 and early 2014. Once delivered, rollingstock in the CFCLA Group will be valued at over $570 m

Bright Future for Goulburn Railway Workshops

The former railway workshops facility at Goulburn in regional New South Wales will get a new lease of life following the signing of a long-term agreement between CFCL Australia (CFCLA) and the Country Rail Infrastructure Authority (CRIA)..[...more]

Australian thoroughbreds take to the rails

Grey skies and continuous drizzle were not enough to dampen the spirits of around 70 guests at a special ceremony held at the UGL workshops facility in Broadmeadow (Newcastle) on Thursday 2 February to launch CFCL Australia’s new CF4400 class locomotives.[...more]