Vossloh España announced two new orders from operators in the United Kingdom and Italy for its Eurolight family locomotives.
British operator Direct Rail Services (DRS) via Beacon Rail Leasing Limited ordered 7 UKLight locomotives that will be used for passenger and freight services. UK Class 68 locomotive is based on Vossloh’s EUROLIGHT platform and has been adapted to UK gauge and British regulations.
For the Italian rail operator Dinazzano Po ordered Vossloh España will supply one Eurolight locomotive, to be used for freight transport. This is the first locomotive contract awarded to the Valencia based company from Italy.