[CZ / Expert] Rail Cargo Carrier receives its first ‘Bison’ locomotive from CZ Loko

A new client for CZ Loko’s EffiLiner 1600: Rail Cargo Carrier (RCC). The company has just accepted its first ‘Bison’ locomotive from the Czech manufacturer.

Today RCC officially accepted the first of two EffiLiner locomotives from CZ Loko. RCC,  member of the Rail Cargo Group which is part of the Austrian federal railways (ÖBB), will use the vehicles in its subsidiaries RCC – Czech Republic and RCC – Slovakia.

753 613 during its baptism ceremony Česká Třebová (CZ) 25.04.2019 Photo: Petr Kadeřávek / CZ Loko

In the Czech Republic, the Bisons will mainly pull freight trains in the Czech-Polish border area – and on the 1st and 2nd transit railway corridor to Břeclav, where RCC – Czech Republic has been active for a long time. In Slovakia, the locomotives will work container trains to the terminals in Bratislava and Žilina.

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