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Old May 2nd, 2012, 11:07 AM   #21
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But with just 2800 kW it would not be very powerful for an modern electric loco. E-locos usually have a power output from 5,000 to 7,000 kW, they are twice as powerful as diesel locos.
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Old May 2nd, 2012, 11:25 AM   #22
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And it has no pantograph... So unless it collects current from 5th demission, ot's sure a diesel loco.
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Old May 2nd, 2012, 11:27 AM   #23
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Softronic locomotives from Romania:

Phoenix (4 built) - 6600 kW max power - 120/200 km/h (freight/passenger - passenger version reached 203 during tests on Făuirei ring)





Transmontana (only the prototype built for now) - 8200 kW max power - 160 km/h mixed (reaced 183 during tests on Făurei ring)

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Old May 2nd, 2012, 11:38 AM   #24
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The newest we have in Denmark:

(Photo http://www.finnmoller.dk)


Power systems (Dual):
25 kV/50 Hz
15 kV/16.7 Hz

Weight: 132 Tonnes
Nominal Power: 6500 kW
Maximum Speed: 140 km/h

Tested and approved for service in:
Denmark
Sweden
Germany

Tested but not yet approved for service in:
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Old May 2nd, 2012, 12:16 PM   #25
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WDG5 50001 BHEEM (5500 hp) by Abhinav & Abhinav, on Flickr

WDG5 developed by Diesel Loco works and EMD this is rated @ 5500hp.
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New GE Dash 9 metre-gauge diesel-electric locomotives to Brazilian railway VLI (Vale Logística Integrada - Vale Integrated Logistics)...




...and the new commuter EMU to São Paulo, built by CAF.

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To the thread starter, please stop duplicating existing threads. It makes archiving and keeping the forum organised so much more difficult.

Check the thread finder before opening a new thread. Thank you.
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Softronic locomotives from Romania:

Phoenix (4 built) - 6600 kW max power - 120/200 km/h (freight/passenger - passenger version reached 203 during tests on Făuirei ring)


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Old May 6th, 2012, 02:54 PM   #29
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DB Schenker Rail Romania
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DB Schenker Rail Romania SRL, formerly Logistic Services Danubius (LSD), a railroad service provider, has offered industrial railroad, block train traction and logistics services at several sites in Romania since 2000.
P.S. DB Schenker Rail Romania locomotives
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Barely three weeks into its commissioned service, the new loco plus one coach derailed seconds before coming to a halt in the underground train station five months ago. The ongoing inspection might take a year to complete, so says last year's news report to the following image revealing the derailment:


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None of the following videos reveal its electric operation, oh well:







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The newest in the Basque Country (northern Spain):



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Is it a narrow gauge freight locomotive?
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Metred: Cute! I like it!
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Old May 12th, 2012, 07:35 PM   #35
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Is it a narrow gauge freight locomotive?
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Metred: Cute! I like it!
Glad you like it, they're quite nice.
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