The owners of MECALPER have been chosen to feature in the book “Personajes relevantes del Bierzo,” (Personalities of Bierzo) edited by Ramon Cela López in recognition of their role in the development of the Bierzo region.
- The Foundation “City of Energy” entrusts the restoration of the Wagner locomotive No. 9 to the MECALPER company.
- Following an investment of €175,000 the North American Baldwin locomotive No. 8 called “Ponferrada”
- In 2004 a small railway carriage was restored
- MECALPER have been chosen to feature in the book “Personajes relevantes del Bierzo,”
- Visited by representatives of the government