Thursday, 1 December 2011

Hunslet launch new locomotive

Hunslet Engine Company are pleased to announce that the new DH60C Series Locomotive has been unveiled at open days held at Chasewater Railway on the 6th, 7th & 8th July.

The new locomotive incorporates the latest engine and transmission technology controlled by a fully integrated PLC Control System.

The latest manufacturing methods were used to ensure the highest quality was achieved.
Its design, is the first of a new range of locomotives, which are available in 4, 6 or B-B wheel arrangements up to a maximum weight of 100 tonne.

Each locomotive built will be in line with particular individual customer requirements.
After exhaustive testing, the locomotive will be placed into service at one of the companies contract operating sites. This will allow future customers to see the locomotive in full daily operation.

For further information, please contact: Sarah Millington – Marketing Manager
LH Group Services Ltd.
Phone: 01283 722600
Email: Sarah Millington