FJ Class

 

View of FJ class locomotives FJ105 and FJ104, still in the livery of the now-defunct FreightLink, Alice Springs, 5 July 2015. Photo: Bahnfrend, Wikimedia Commons.

Road numbers:

FJ104–5

 

Operator:

One Rail Australia

 

Gauge:

1435 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

1966

 

Number built:

5

 

Model:

G6B

 

Manufacturer:

Clyde Engineering

 

Manufacturing location:

Granville, NSW

 

Engine:

EMD 567C

 

Traction power:

447 kW

 

Wheel arrangement:

Bo-Bo

 

Weight:

65.0 t

 

Length:

13.0 m

These units first entered service as the J Class in Western Australia in 1966, and were later reclassified as the FJ Class. After service with a number of operators, they are now used for shunting at Alice Springs in the Northern Territory.