[ES / Expert] Alpha Trains and Captrain España order Stadler Euro6000

We interrupt this broadcast to bring you a special announcement by Alpha Trains and Captain España. The companies are announcing a new framework agreement for up to 21 Stadler Rail Euro6000 multi-system electric locomotives.

First the facts:

  • The Euro6000 is the electric-only version of the EuroDual (hybrid) and Euro4001 (diesel);
  • Alpha Trains has placed a fixed order for 11 locomotives, to be leased to Captain España;
  • It is the first time Stadler Rail sells the Euro6000;
  • All locomotives will be multi-system electrics, AC + DC voltage in one;
  • There will be two different versions, one for domestic and one for international freight corridors;
  • Delivery will start in the second half of 2021;