BRM Class

 

New locomotive BRM001, North Bendigo, Victoria, 22 September 2012. Photo: Jarle, Flickr Commons.

Road numbers:

BRM001–2

 

Operator:

Southern Shorthaul Railroad

 

Gauge:

1435 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

2013

 

Number built:

2

 

Model:

GT26C-3

 

Manufacturer:

Southern Shorthaul Railroad

 

Manufacturing location:

Bendigo, Vic.

 

Engine:

EMD 645E3C

 

Traction power:

2240 kW

 

Wheel arrangement:

Co-Co

 

Weight:

130.0 t

 

Length:

17.4 m

These two BRM Class locomotives entered service in 2013 and are similar to the VL Class in service with CFCL Australia. They were designed and built by Southern Shorthaul Railroad at Bendigo in Victoria. The BRM units are painted in the livery of Consolidated Rail Leasing.