Siemens Vectron PKP Cargo
In September 2015, PKP Cargo from Poland officially announced placing an order for 15 (plus 5 optional) Siemens Vectron multisystem electrics. The order included the supply of spare parts and maintenance for a period of eight years.
The locomotives form the EU46 500 series in Poland. Abroad they are often referred to as 193 500s. Siemens delivered the first thee machines in January 2016. 11 more arrived that year. The 513-515, additionally equipped for the Netherlands, were handed over in 2017.
Early January 2019, PKP Cargo’s board announced that it had approved the acquisition of the 5 optional machines.