GML Class

 

GML10, 44202, 8030 and RL310 lifting 2CM4 loaded grain from Coolamon to Appleton Dock uphill through Broadford in Victoria’s North East, 15 August 2016. Photo: Greg Wotton, Flickr Commons.

Road numbers:

GML10

 

Operator:

Qube Logistics

 

Gauge:

1435 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

1990

 

Number built:

1

 

Model:

JT42C

 

Manufacturer:

Clyde Engineering

 

Manufacturing location:

Kelso, NSW

 

Engine:

EMD 710G3A

 

Traction power:

2259 kW

 

Wheel arrangement:

Co-Co

 

Weight:

129.0 t

 

Length:

18.9 m

This single unit entered service as GML10 with Goldsworthy Mining Limited in the Pilbara area of Western Australia in 1990. It was renumbered GML20 and later sold to Comalco for work at Weipa in Far North Queensland, where it was numbered R1004. Qube Logistics eventually obtained the unit and it was once again been renumbered, this time to its original number GML10.