Germany: Class 193 (Vectron AC / MS)

UIC / EVN numbering: 91 80 6193

Railway companies: ELL / ELOC - European Locomotive Leasing

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2014

March

Siemens and European Locomotive Leasing - ELL sign a framework agreement for the delivery of 50x Vectron locomotives, including alternating-current (AC) and multi-system (MS) locomotives.

These units have a maximum output of 6.400 kw and a top speed of 160 km/h. Each locomotive is equipped with the European Train Control System (ETCS), in addition to national train control systems.

The AC units can be operated in border-crossing traffic in Austria, Germany and Hungary, while the MS units can be deployed in border-crossing traffic in Austria, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic and the Slovak Republic.

The locomotives are delivered from 2014 through to 2016.

Sources: https://www.railway-technology.com/news/newsell-signs-agreement-for-siemens-vectron-locomotives-4206671/

2014

June


The first 2x units are delivered in June 2014.

Sources: https://railcolornews.com/category/siemens-vectron/siemens-vectron-ell/

2014

September 1st

2x Vectron AC units, registration 193 209 & 210, are hired to SBB Cargo International from September 1st, 2014 (see SBB Cargo International - Class 193 AC for more details).

Concerns registration number(s): 91 80 6193 209-4, 91 80 6193 210-2

Sources: https://www.railcolor.net/index.php?nav=1411394&lang=1&id=92620&action=portrait, https://www.railcolor.net/index.php?nav=1411394&lang=1&id=92621&action=portrait

2015

July 1st

1x additional Vectron AC unit, registration 193 201, is hired to SBB Cargo International from July 1st, 2015 (see SBB Cargo International - Class 193 AC for more details).

Concerns registration number(s): 91 80 6193 201-1

Sources: https://www.railcolor.net/index.php?nav=1411394&lang=1&id=97776&action=portrait

2015

September 1st

2x additional Vectron AC units, registration 193 233 & 234, are hired to SBB Cargo International from September 1st, 2015 (see SBB Cargo International - Class 193 AC for more details).

Concerns registration number(s): 91 80 6193 233-4, 91 80 6193 234-2

Sources: https://www.railcolor.net/index.php?nav=1411394&lang=1&id=97821&action=portrait, https://www.railcolor.net/index.php?nav=1411394&lang=1&id=97822&action=portrait

2016

May 1st

1x additional Vectron AC unit, registration 193 265, is briefly hired to SBB Cargo International from May 1st, 2016 (see SBB Cargo International - Class 193 AC for more details).

Concerns registration number(s): 91 80 6193 265-6

Sources: https://www.railcolor.net/index.php?nav=1411394&lang=1&id=103857&action=portrait

2016

June

Siemens and European Locomotive Leasing - ELL sign a framework agreement for the delivery of 50x additional Vectron locomotives.

The Vectron locomotives are to be used for both freight and passenger service. The first Vectrons called up in this new agreement are planned for cross-border operation between Romania and the Netherlands, along the western corridor from the Netherlands to Italy, from Germany to Romania via Austria and Hungary, as well as within Germany, Austria and Hungary.

The new framework agreement enables European Locomotive Leasing - ELL to also order locomotives for the corridor to Scandinavia in addition to the previously ordered variants.

All locomotives are equipped with the European Train Control System (ETCS) along with national train control systems. The locomotives have a maximum output of 6.400 kw and a top speed of 200 km/h.

Sources: https://press.siemens.com/global/en/pressrelease/ell-continues-rely-siemens-vectron

2016

November

5x Vectron MS units, registration 193 256 - 260, are hired to SBB Cargo International from November - December 2016 (see SBB Cargo International - Class 193 MS for more details).

Concerns registration number(s): 91 80 6193 256-5, 91 80 6193 257-3, 91 80 6193 258-1, 91 80 6193 259-9, 91 80 6193 260-7

Sources: https://www.railcolor.net/index.php?nav=1411352&lang=1

2017

June

European Locomotive Leasing - ELL orders 8x additional Vectron multi-system locomotives for the Czech Railways - ČD.

The multi-system locomotives have a maximum output of 6.400 kw and a top speed of 200 km/h. They are intended for passenger service on the Prague-Berlin route.

Sources: https://railcolornews.com/2017/06/26/eu-ell-orders-8-extra-vectron-locomotives-for-ceske-drahy-contract/

Latest update on the 25th of January 2020 at 23:21

Contributor(s): Tudor C.

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