CM Class

 

CFCL Australia CM Class locomotives CM3307 and CM3311, and VL Class locomotive VL359, with an Up grain train at Belford in the Hunter Valley of New South Wales, 20 April 2017.

Road numbers:

CM3301–16

 

Operator:

CFCL Australia

 

Gauge:

1435 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

2013

 

Number built:

16

 

Model:

MP33C

 

Manufacturer:

Motive Power Inc.

 

Manufacturing location:

Boise, Idaho, USA

 

Engine:

Cummins QSK78

 

Traction power:

2312 kW

 

Wheel arrangement:

Co-Co

 

Weight:

132.0 t

 

Length:

18.5 m

Sixteen of the CM Class entered service with CFCL Australia from 2013 to 2015. They are similar to the CBH Group’s MP33CN locomotives. The CM Class units are based at Goulburn and are used in a range of freight duties in New South Wales. CM3307 and CM3310 are leased to Linx Rail Services.