2050 Class

 

Road numbers:

2051–4

 

Operator:

TasRail

 

Gauge:

1067 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

2012

 

Number built:

4

 

Model:

GL26C-2

 

Manufacturer:

Commonwealth Engineering

 

Manufacturing location:

Eagle Farm, Qld

 

Engine:

EMD 645E

 

Traction power:

1491 kW

 

Wheel arrangement:

Co-Co

 

Weight:

97.6 t

 

Length:

17.0 m

Four members of the QR National 2150 Class locomotives were purchased by TasRail in late 2011, being designated the 2050 Class. They were used in general freight duties before being stored in 2015. Units 2051 and 2054 were returned to service in late 2018.