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Freight Locomotive ER20CF

Freight Locomotive

Freight Locomotive ER20CF
for Lithuanian Railways LG

In July 2005, Siemens received an order from Lithuanian Railways (Lietuvos Geležinkeliai) for the supply of 34 diesel-electric locomotives. It also contained an option for ten more vehicles. Delivery is to take place between summer 2007 and spring 2009.

Freight Locomotive ER20CF

TECHNICAL DATA
Type ER20CF
Year
2007 – 2009
Wheel arrangement
Co’Co’
Diesel engine rating [kW]
2,000
Starting tractive effort [kN]
450
Maximum speed [km/h]
120
Weight [t]
138
Track gauge [mm]
1,520
Numbers built
34

Scope of application

These six-axle Class ER20CF units are built to haul trains weighing up to 6,000 tons in multiple running on the main lines of Lithuanian Railways. As many as three locomotives can run in multiple.

Technical features

The ER20s are based on the Eurorunner platform for diesel locomotives. The diesel engines develop a rating of up to 2,000 kW and a maximum speed of 120 km/h.

Benefits

The high starting tractive effort and passive safety of this Locomotive ER20CF are outstanding. Other important criteria for the operator were the vehicle’s low fuel consumption, low emissions and reduced life cycle costs.

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