[DE / Expert] Akiem signs contract with Metrans for six AC3 locomotives

During InnoTrans 2018, lease company Akiem and rail freight operator Metrans signed a contract for the lease of six TRAXX AC3 electrics for freight services in Germany. The first locomotive will enter service for Metrans in October. 

The model loco in the picture below is numbered ‘187 508’ and indeed, this will be the first machine of its type for Metrans.

 

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