GPU Class

 

Road numbers:

GPU1–2

 

Operator:

GrainCorp

 

Gauge:

1435 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

2011

 

Number built:

2

 

Model:

DL531

 

Manufacturer:

AE Goodwin

 

Manufacturing location:

Auburn, NSW

 

Engine:

Alco 251B

 

Traction power:

708 kW

 

Wheel arrangement:

Co-Co

 

Weight:

75.2 t

 

Length:

13.5 m

Two members of the New South Wales 48 Class were rebuilt as trailing units and reclassified as the GPU Class in 2011. They are owned by New South Wales-based company GrainCorp and are currently stored at Junee.