[PL] Akiem TRAXX DC3 testing in Poland

The first two TRAXX DC3 locomotives for Akiem were seen together in Poland today, during a test drive between polish railways test center located in Żmigród [Dolnośląskie voivodeship] and station Psary station located on “Centralna Magistrala Kolejowa” – the fastest railway line in Poland.

Our reader Adam Kupniewski made some photos of TRAXX DC3s in Opole:

  • ‘594 001’ alias 5170 118-1 = 91 51 5170 118-1 PL-AKIEM
  • ‘594 002’ alias 5170 119-9 = 91 51 5170 119-9 PL-AKIEM
594 001 with 594 002 from Akiem pass Opole station during a test drive between Żmigród and Psary. Author: Adam Kupniewski
594 002 with 594 001 from Akiem pass Opole station during a test drive between Żmigród and Psary. Author: Adam Kupniewski
594 001 with 594 002 from Akiem pass through Opole station during a test drive between Żmigród and Psary. Author: Adam Kupniewski

We remind you, that in November 2018, Akiem and Bombardier signed a contract for the delivery of 33 TRAXX locomotives in different configurations:

First vehicle series E594 for Akiem was presented on the last TRAKO 2019 exhibition in Gdansk

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