Media Kit » Try RailPrime™ Today! »
Progressive Railroading
Newsletter Sign Up
Stay updated on news, articles and information for the rail industry

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

View Current Digital Issue »


Rail News Home Rail Industry Trends


Rail News: Rail Industry Trends

Belgian railway orders 60 locomotives from Siemens


The Belgian National Railway Co. recently ordered 60 electric multi-system locomotives from Siemens Transportation Systems. The $275 million order, which includes an option for 60 additional units, represents Siemens’ first electric locomotive order in Belgium.

The Eurosprinter ES60U3 type locomotives, which also can be used on Belgium’s L2 high-speed line that links Brussels and Liege, are scheduled to be delivered between January 2009 and June 2010.

Contact Progressive Railroading editorial staff.

More News from 1/23/2007