August 23, 2017

Railpool orders multi-system Traxx locomotives

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Railpool orders multi-system Traxx locomotives David Gubler

RAILPOOL has awarded Bombardier a contract to supply 20 Traxx MS locomotives in a deal which will increase the leasing company’s Traxx fleet to 189 units.

The locomotives will be equipped to run on 15kV/25kV ac and 1.5kV/3kV dc electrification systems, and will be certified to operate in Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and Italy.

The locomotives will be assembled at Bombardier’s facility in Kassel, Germany, with deliveries due to take place between May 2018 and December 2019.

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