Locomotive fleet grows to 36 Vectrons
The Polish locomotive leasing company Cargounit has ordered up to 30 Vectron MS locomotives from Siemens Mobility. The framework agreement includes the delivery of ten units by the end of 2023 and an option for 20 additional locomotives by 2024 as well as maintenance services.
The first two locomotives will be delivered this year. The locomotives are planned for service in Poland, Germany, Austria, Czechia, Slovakia, Hungary, Slovenia, Croatia, and Serbia, the Netherlands and optionally Romania and Bulgaria.
Cargounit previously ordered six locomotives from Siemens Mobility in 2018 and 2019. The ordered multisystem locomotives have a maximum output of 6.4 megawatts and a top speed of 200 km/h. (ben)