Topic: Locomotive

Ukrainian Railway tests new US-made freight locomotive

Ukrainian Railway (Ukrzaliznytsia) is testing a brand new TE33A Trident freight diesel locomotive, produced by GE Transportation in Erie, Pennsylvania. The trial is carried out on the Kremenchuk-Romodan railway line. Ukrainian Railway is expected to...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
The Bombardier Traxx Multi-System Locomotive. Photo: Bombardier

Bombardier to deliver 33 Traxx locomotives to Akiem

Worldwide rolling stock manufacturer Bombardier Transportation will deliver 33 Traxx locomotives to European leasing company Akiem between 2019 and 2021. The 112-million Euros order includes three types: Traxx MS 2 (multi-system), Traxx AC 3 (alternating...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
Image Source: ONCF

Moroccan ONCF buys Alstom’s locomotives

The national Moroccan rail company ONCF has acquired 30 electrical locomotives and its spares, to the French manufacturer Alstom for 1.4 billion Moroccan Dirhams (123 million Euros) in January 2018. This operation has been funded...Read more
|Comment|author: Jose Gutierrez
CP locomotive. Photo credit: CP

Portugal to renew railway fleet after 20 years

The Portuguese railway company Comboios de Portugal (CP) is planning to upgrade its fleet. A tender is currently under preparation, according to sources within CP. The last CP tender for railway equipment was published twenty...Read more
|Comment|author: Jose Gutierrez