MRL Class

 

Road numbers:

MRL001–6

 

Operator:

Mineral Resources Limited

 

Gauge:

1435 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

2014

 

Number built:

6

 

Model:

C44aci

 

Manufacturer:

UGL/General Electric

 

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

Six locomotives were obtained by Mineral Resources Limited in 2014 for operations in the Yilgarn iron ore region in the mid-west of Western Australia. They are the only units owned by Mineral Resources Limited.