Green Cargo

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Green Cargo AB
Government-owned
IndustryLogistics
Founded1 January 2001 (1856)
Headquarters,
Key people
Jan Kilström (CEO), Lennart Pihl (chairman)
ProductsRail Transport
Maintenance
RevenueSEK (2012) 4.6 billion
Number of employees
2,300
Subsidiariespart-owned DB Schenker Rail Scandinavia A/S
WebsiteHomepage

Green Cargo AB is a Swedish logistics company transporting various types of goods by train.[1] It was created on 1 January 2001 out of the logistics division of Statens Järnvägar (SJ) and became a government-owned limited company.[1]

Green Cargo operates SJ Rc-class locomotives; 42 are being refurbished and upgraded to "Rd" class by Bombardier Transportation.[2] Green Cargo have purchased 16 Bombardier TRAXX locomotives, named Re by Green Cargo.

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  1. ^ a b "Green Cargo AB". Nationalencyklopedin (in Swedish). Retrieved 5 September 2010. (subscription required)
  2. ^ "Railway Gazette: Modernised locomotives handed over to Green Cargo". Retrieved 2010-11-28.

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Media related to Green Cargo at Wikimedia Commons