Siemens Vectron

[AT/HU] Coming very soon: Siemens delivers five Vectrons to GySEV in 2017

Now that is fast. In only a few months, Siemens will deliver the first new Vectron locomotive to Austro-Hungarian railoperator GySEV. It will arrive during the summer, and four more will […]

[IT] Italy authorizes Vectron MS; MRCE hands over first unit to TX Logistik

Good news for Siemens, and its customers. The Italian railway authorities have granted approval for the multisystem version of the Vectron platform built for MRCE. This lease company has 21 […]

[CH] SBB Cargo International: Long-term rental of 18 new Siemens Vectron locomotives

Multisystem Vectron locomotives for DE-AT-CH-IT Delivery as of Dezember 2017 To be operated by SBB Cargo International Traffic growth, competition intensity and the new level-track rail route following the opening of the Gotthard […]

[AT] No experiments: ÖBB orders up to 200 Vectron locomotives from Siemens

Framework contract of up to 200 Vectron locomotives First tranche for 30 Vectron MS Delivery to begin in summer of 2018 Austrian Railways (ÖBB) has signed a framework contract with […]

[DE] DB Cargo to hire four Vectron diesel locomotives [updatedx2]

As of February 2017, DB Cargo will hire four Vectron DE locomotives from Siemens. They will be used for freight services in and around the German city of Halle, replacing […]

[SE] Hector Rail is investing in new Siemens locomotives: and this is the first one

In July 2016, Freight operator Hector Rail from Sweden signed an agreement with Siemens for the delivery of five new Vectron locomotives. Soon, Siemens will deliver the first two units, […]

[IT] DB Cargo Italia puts Vectron locomotives in service

As of 01.12.2016, DB Cargo Italia is operating new Vectron locomotives for its domestic freight services. UniCredit leasing and DB Cargo decided to team up in 2015 to expand the […]

[DE] First shots: Siemens Vectron in Lokomotion livery

Background: Rail freight operator Lokomotion ordered 8 Vectron MS locomotives from Siemens in February 2016. The locomotives will be equipped for operations in Germany, Austria and Italy, will have ETCS […]

[DE] InfraLeuna launching customer for Vectron DE

Rail Business reports: Siemens has booked a first success with its Vectron DE locomotive. In late November, Infraleuna ordered one locomotive, making it launching customer of the type. Delivery of […]

[EU] This is 193 846: the first multi system Vectron for mgw Service

On 17.06.2016, mgw Service and Siemens signed a contract for the delivery of a Vectron multi systeme electric locomotive, to be delivered in October.  The machine, the designated 193 846 with REV […]

[EU] In the picture: Siemens Vectron during InnoTrans 2016

During InnoTrans 2016, three life-size Siemens Vectron locomotives were on display. Siemens presented stock locomotive 193 844 and the 3305 for Finland. Lease company MRCE brought the colorful X4E-640 to […]

[CH] railCare orders Siemens Vectron locomotives for its retail trains

On 22.09.2016, Siemens has won its 25th customer for the Vectron locomotive: Swiss rail freight operator railCare has ordered seven locomotives of this type from Siemens. The contract also includes […]

[SE] Newland for lease company ELL: Vectron locomotives for Sweden

On 05.09.2016, three red Vectron locomotive left the Siemens factory perimeters in Munich: 193 253, 254 and 255. All three are property of lease company ELL, but adjusted for services […]

[BG] PIMK Rail: Vectron 192 962 enters regular service

On 08.08.2016, PIMK Rail Bulgaria accomplished it’s first revenue service, featuring the 5.6MW electric Siemens Vectron AC 192 962, acquired earlier this year. It is first modern electric in service […]

[CZ] EP Cargo’s Vectron locomotive is a space machine!

Who could have guessed that the interior of this locomotive looked like a space ship? We did not. On 30.07.2016, the one and only Vectron locomotive that is currently property […]

[DE] mgw: Service provider from Kassel orders second Vectron locomotive

In October, mgw Service will get a second Vectron locomotive. On 17.06.2016, mgw and Siemens signed the contract. It is the fourth electric locomotive in the fleet of mgw Service, […]

[HR] Croatia is hot: ELL Vectron for PPD Transport in Zagreb

Brand new ELL 193 268 is a special one. The multi system locomotive has, in theory, a impressive country specific package. Take a seat: DE/AT/HU/CZ/SK/PL/RO + RS/HR/BG/TR. In practice the […]

[DE/AT/IT] Lokomotion orders 8 Vectrons [new visual]

Rail freight operator Lokomotion has ordered 8 Vectron MS locomotives from Siemens. The locomotives will be configurated for operations in Germany, Austria and Italy, will have ETCS on board and […]

[SK] Siemens sells 193 820 to PSZ from Slovakia

Now that is railcolor! Today, representatives of Slovakian railfreight operator Prvá Slovenská Železnicná (PSŽ) and LokoTrain from the Czech Republic visited the Siemens factory in Munich for the hand-over of […]