(400hp) Shunting locomotives
English Electric 6KT of 294kW (400 hp)
motors: English Electric EE 506 4B
Arrangement: C (0-6-0)
In Working Order: 47 tonnes
Tractive Effort 143kN (32,150 lbf)
9.068m (29' 9")
Speed: 30km/h (approx. 20 mph)
Control: Equipment capable
- Class Type: 08/11 - Gronk (UK), Lok 600 - Hippel/Bakkie (NL)
rugged diesel locos (Rangeer Loks/Loc in the Nederlands), built to a standard British design (powered by English Electric 6KT diesel engines), have
been the main diesel shunter in Britain and Holland
for approximatley five decades - in both Industrial & Mainline applications.
to thier ease of use, ease of maintenance and high reliability these
diesel shunters are popular with mainline operators and private railways
- handling most requirements asked of them with ease. When used in conjunction with our turn-key maintenance (& even operation) solutions, these shunters can provide an effective low-cost hire or lease solution compared to new-build alternatives.
six coupled wheelbase is capable of negotiating the tight radius
curves found in many of the smaller yards and sidings.
for both long & short term hire/lease in Great Britian &
options for hire/lease;
into your own corporate colours.
to NS (Netherlands), Network Rail (UK) and other European rail
- Spare parts
(new & reconditioned) are available. Overhaul of locomotives is possible - for both Industrial & Mainline use.
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