SSR Class

 

Road numbers:

SSR101–2

 

Operator:

Southern Shorthaul Railroad

 

Gauge:

1435 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

2008

 

Number built:

2

 

Model:

GT46-Ace

 

Manufacturer:

Downer EDI

 

Manufacturing location:

Cardiff, NSW

 

Engine:

EMD 710G3C

 

Traction power:

3207 kW

 

Wheel arrangement:

Co-Co

 

Weight:

133.5 t

 

Length:

20.8 m

These two units were originally LDP Class members before being reclassified as the SSR Class. They entered service in 2014 for grain haulage. SSR101 and SSR102 were the last EMD-engined locomotives to be built in Australia by Downer EDI.