Mossend International Railfreight Park
Stand number: 3060
MIRP is located in North Lanarkshire, due east of the City of Glasgow and is a modern, strategic rail facility in central Scotland with connections to the UK and Europe. With an expanded railhead, including 775m sidings of international standard and 200,000m² (2.2m sqft) of onsite storage, distribution, service and logistics facilities, MIRP marks a significant investment in North Lanarkshire’s economy.
Key benefits of MIRP include:-
- A lower cost, efficient and more sustainable alternative, to long haul road transport
- Improved access and delivery times for businesses moving goods
- Removal of all associated HGV traffic from the local road network
- A sustainable green legacy for Bellshill, which will also incorporate a network of community greenspace