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Companies beginning H

Last update 3 May 2019

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Harsco Rail Limited

Formerly Harsco Track Technologies Limited (to 1 March 2009)

Non-passenger licence UK 03 2004 0003

Consultation began 23 January 2003; from 13 February 2004

Harsco Track Technologies Limited

See Harsco Rail Limited

Hay's Rail Limited

See Cross Country Trains Limited

Heathrow Express Operating Co Limited

Passenger licence UK 03 1997 0001

From 15 July 1997; revoked 5 February 2014

Station licence exemption 1997 No 4

From 28 November 1997; ceased to be effective 1 February 2001

Heathrow Junction [temporary station]

Also appears under facility exemption 1997 No 12 with the same dates

European passenger licence UK 01 2014 0001

Consultation began 25 July 2013; from 13 January 2014

Passenger SNRP UK 02 2014 0001

From 13 January 2014

Helston Railway Preservation Company Limited

Licence exemption H/11/02

Consultation began 8 April 2011; from 12 May 2011

Network forming line Gansey Farm to Truthall Halt and approved extensions, any passenger or non-passenger train and any station or light maintenance depot on network

Hitachi Rail Europe Limited

See Hitachi Rail Limited

Hitachi Rail Limited

Formerly Hitachi Rail Maintenance (UK) Limited (to 1 July 2009) then Hitachi Rail Europe Limited (from 2 July 2009 to 31 March 2019)

Light maintenance depot licence UK 03 2007 0014

Consultation began 18 May 2007; from 13 July 2007

Ashford

Bounds Green (London)
(from 11 November 2018)

Craigentinny (Edinburgh)
(from 11 November 2018)

Doncaster Carr
(from 3 January 2017)

Ferme Park (London)
(from 11 November 2018)

North Pole
(from 30 September 2014)

Stoke Gifford
(from 1 September 2015)

Swansea Maliphant
(from 1 September 2015)

Hitachi Rail Maintenance (UK) Limited

See Hitachi Rail Europe Limited

Homegrown Timber Limited

Licence exemption 2009 No 13

Consultation began 22 June 2009; from 21 July 2009

Non-passenger trains within possessions only

Hope Cement Limited

See Breedon Cement Limited

Hope Construction Materials Limited

See Hope Cement Limited

Hull Trains Company Limited

Also referred to as Hull Trains Limited

Initially a GB Railways subsidiary, change of control 14 August 2003 (First Group)

Passenger licence

From 14 September 2000

European passenger licence UK 01 2005 0054

From 28 November 2005

Passenger SNRP UK 02 2005 0055

From 28 November 2005

Hydrex Equipment (UK) Limited

Licence exemption 2009 No 27

Consultation began 18 November 2009; from 16 December 2009; revoked 3 February 2012

Non-passenger rail mounted maintenance machines within possessions only

Hythe Realisations Limited

Formerly Elec-Track Installations Limited

Licence exemption

Consultation began 22 May 2001

Activity not defined

Licence exemption 2004 No 6

Consultation began 19 March 2004; from 23 April 2004; revoked 2 July 2009

Non-passenger rail mounted maintenance machines within possessions only

Note that name change details are unknown as no record of the new name or company number has been found in the Companies House register

 

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