Author: Maxime Bonnier

[US] First Amtrak Cascades Chargers rolled out

[US] First Amtrak Cascades Chargers rolled out

Soon to star on Amtrak Cascades passenger trains between in the northwest of the United States, the first two Charger locomotives for the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) have […]

The future Erdemir L 18 during a test run at Beroun in the Czech Republic on February 16, 2017. Photo Martin Šarman.

[TR] Erdemir orders 2x CZ LOKO 744.7

Turkish steel producer Erdemir is to operate two Czech Class 744.7 diesel locomotives supplied by CZ LOKO. On 16 February 2017, locomotive 744 704-8 made a number of test runs […]

Rebuilt by Newag from a TEM2 diesel locomotive, ENEA 15D-031 awaits an entry into service at the Newag works in Nowy Sącz. Together with 15D-032, it received a paint based on renewable resources, supplied by Lankwitzer Lackfabrik of Berlin and developed in collaboration with Covestro. Photo by Covestro.

[PL] Newag: 2x 15D with bio-based paint for ENEA

In the second half of 2016, Newag delivered two 15D diesel locomotives to ENEA S.A.. Rebuilt from old TEM2 diesels, the designated 15D-031 and 15D-032 were coated with a special paint based […]

A front view of Fenniarail 101. Photo: Fenniarail / Aleksanteri Sumiloff

[FI] Fenniarail set for fleet expansion

On December 23, 2016, Fenniarail reported that it was given an early Christmas gift when cross border transport between Finland and Russia was opened to competition a day earlier. Fenniarail […]