[SK] Preview: CZ Loko EffiLiner 3000 for CER Cargo under construction

CER Cargo is the second operator to receive a fully modernised ‘EffiLiner 3000‘ electric from CZ Loko. The Czech manufacturer is currently assembling the designated ‘365 002’ and CER Cargo gives us a sneak peek:

Photo: CER Cargo Slovakia
Photo: CER Cargo Slovakia

Hungarian rail freight operator CER Cargo Holding ordered one EffiLiner 3000 dual-system electric locomotive in December 2017. It will be operated by the CER Slovakia division and be used to haul freight trains in Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic.

EffiLiner 3000 has a 2.910 kW power rating and a maximum speed of 120 km/h. It is a heavy modernised version of a decommissioned Belgian Class 12 locomotive.