Di8 Bo-Bo Diesel Electric 2,100hp Freight and Shunting Locomotives for Sale

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Di8 Heavy shunting locomotives for sale

Built 1996-7 by Vossloh/Siemens we are pleased to be able to offer these high power shunt and freight haulage locomotives. Similar to NS Mak6400 but powered by a Caterpillar 3516 V16 engine.

The 10 Locomotives have operated well and have benefitted from some reliability enhancements. These locomotives are heavy haul capable with remote control fitted and a maximum speed of 75mph. A large amount of support spares are available, the engine is a worldwide known product thus making these very attractive purchase.

This is a centre cab design with dual driving position and a buckeye or draw hook can be fitted. The Siemens electrical system utilises gated turn-off thyristor (GTO) semi conductor technology to supply the traction motors, while the auxiliary electrical equipment is via an insulated-gate bipolar transistor (IGBT) inverter. They can work in multiple and this class of locomotive is fitted with working remote control with remote download facility. The electronics have been well maintained.

Maintenance and Servicing

The locomotives have been maintained and serviced under contract in a purpose built locomotive depot by Electro Motive Diesels. The 3516 engines can be overhauled and maintained by Caterpillar if required. There is a large quantity of English language support documentation, maintenance manual, fault codes and other such information available.

Also available is an overhauled spare Engine and Generator assembly (see photo) and other components, including 50 wheel pans, bogies and traction motors.

Shipping, Engineering & Finance?

Romic are able to provide assistance with shipping and export, engineering and modification and financing.

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Finance available, subject to bank approval, on new and re-manufactured locomotives and new freight wagons.

Terms apply. Please contact us for further information.

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Detailed Specification

Class: Di8 Type: Locomotive - Heavy Shunter Transmission: Diesel Electric Diesel engine (make/model): Caterpillar 3516DITA Wheel arrangement: Bo-Bo Specification: UIC Power: 1570 kW (2110 hp) Multiple working: Yes, within class Build year: 1996 - 1997 Maker: Vossloh/Siemens Quantity produced: 10 Quantity offered: 10 Gauge: 1435 mm Length over buffers: 17400 mm (57' 1'') Width: 3000 mm (9' 0'') Height: 4285 mm (14' 1'') Overall weight: 74 (82 tons) tonnes


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