Newag to deliver locomotives to Freightliner

freightlinerFreightliner PL has ordered 5 electric Dragon locomotives from Newag. The value of the contract is approximately  PLN 75 million (18 million euros). The Dragon locomotives ordered by Freightliner PL are six-axle locomotives of 5MW power, adapted to pulling heavy freight trains exceeding 4,000 tonnes. They will be equipped with a Dual Power module, an additional diesel engine of 520kW  enabling to service customers also on nonelectrified end lines, and at sidings without a need for shunting locomotives. The rail freight operator will receive the first three locomotives in May 2016 and the remaining two by the end of July 2016.

 

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