Stadler Rail diesel shunter VR Group

In 2019 VR Group placed an order with Stadler Rail for 60 (+100 optional) multi-engine diesel locomotives. The center cab diesels will be used for shunting and for hauling freight and passenger trains in single and multiple traction.

Tech specs:

Total power: 1.9 MW with two 0.95 MW engines
complying with the EU Stage V emission standards
Maximum speed: 120 kmph
Weight: 88 t
Length: 18 m
Maximum tractive effort: 346 kN
multiple traction (up to three locomotives)
Radio control, ETCS Baseline 3, STM ATP remote diagnosis features