CD Class

 

Road numbers:

CD4301–3, CD4305

 

Operator:

CFCL Australia

 

Gauge:

1435 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

1989

 

Number built:

8

 

Model:

CM40-8M

 

Manufacturer:

Goninan/General Electric

 

Manufacturing location:

Bassendean, WA

 

Engine:

GE 7FDL

 

Traction power:

2983 kW

 

Wheel arrangement:

Co-Co

 

Weight:

195.0 t

 

Length:

19.8 m

These former Rio Tinto/Robe River units were purchased by CFCL Australia and overhauled at Bassendean in Perth. Some members of the class were used in construction work on the Roy Hill railway in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.