3800 Class

 

Queensland Railways 3800 class electric locomotive 3811, Queensland, 10 November 2008. Photo: Andreas Nagel, München, Wikimedia Commons.

Road numbers:

3801–45

 

Operator:

Aurizon

 

Gauge:

1067 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

2008

 

Number built:

45

 

Model:

E40 AG-V1

 

Manufacturer:

Siemens Mobility

 

Manufacturing location:

Munich, Germany

 

Engine:

25 kV electric

 

Traction power:

4000 kW

 

Wheel arrangement:

Bo-Bo-Bo

 

Weight:

132.0 t

 

Length:

19.5 m

The 3800 Class units are similar in appearance to the 3700 Class, but were obtained as new locomotives. They were built in Germany and entered service from 2008 to 2011. All 45 members of the class continue to be used in freight service on the Queensland electrified network.