1900 Class

 

Road numbers:

1907

 

Operator:

Genesee & Wyoming Australia

 

Gauge:

1067 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

2003

 

Number built:

1

 

Model:

G26C

 

Manufacturer:

Clyde Engineering

 

Manufacturing location:

Granville, NSW

 

Engine:

EMD 645E

 

Traction power:

1491 kW

 

Wheel arrangement:

Co-Co

 

Weight:

96.7 t

 

Length:

17.2 m

The only member of the 1900 Class, 1907 first entered service as Western Australian DA Class unit number 1577 in 1972, and was the last locomotive built by Clyde Engineering at Granville in Sydney. It was rebuilt at Forrestfield in Perth in 2003, including the provision of a modified cab to provide greater vision for the driver. Based at Whyalla in South Australia, it operates in iron ore haulage.