FIE Class

 

FIE002 and FIE001 with train departing Fletchers facility near Dubbo, 8 February 2015. Photo: Greg Wotton, Flickr Commons.

Road numbers:

FIE001–3

 

Operator:

Fletcher International Exports

 

Gauge:

1435 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

2015

 

Number built:

3

 

Model:

C44aci

 

Manufacturer:

UGL

 

Manufacturing location:

Broadmeadow, NSW

 

Engine:

GE 7FDL

 

Traction power:

3248 kW

 

Wheel arrangement:

Co-Co

 

Weight:

134.0 t (low); 139.2 (high)

 

Length:

20.8 m

Three members of the FIE Class entered service in 2015. They are painted in the livery of their owner, Fletchers International Exports, but are operated by Southern Shorthaul Railroad working container traffic between Dubbo, in the Central West region of New South Wales, and Port Botany in Sydney.