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Name Locomotive, Electric, Siemens Vectron
Region Europe
Category Rail
Type Locomotive
SubType Electric
Variety Siemens Vectron
Manufacturer Siemens (Details)
Era Epoch VI (2001 - Present)
Source of Text Wikipedia
Text Credit URL Link
Year(s) of Production 2010-



History: The Vectron is a locomotive series made by Siemens Mobility, introduced in 2010 in four prototype versions: diesel, multi-system, and both AC and DC electric power. The Vectron series is reconfigurable and modular, with a Bo'Bo' wheel arrangement, and is intended as the successor to the EuroSprinter family of locomotives.

The Vectron is available in the following variants:
  • MS: Multi-System locomotive with 6400 kW (~)/ 6000 kW (3 kV =)/ 3500 kW (1,5 kV =) power rating and 160 or 200 km/h top speed.
  • AC high power: Alternating Current locomotive with 6400 kW power rating and 160 or 200 km/h top speed (German series BR 193)
  • AC medium power: Alternating Current locomotive with 5600 kW power rating and 160 km/h top speed.
  • DC medium power: Direct Current locomotive with 5200 kW power rating and 160 or 200 km/h top speed (German series BR 191)
  • DE: Diesel-Electric locomotive with 2400 kW and 160 km/h top speed (German series BR 247)
  • DM: Dual Mode locomotive for 15 kV AC voltage and Diesel motor with 2000 kW power rating and 160 km/h top speed (German series BR 248).
More on Vectron on Siemens Mobility website

Railroad/Company:
Siemens AG (German pronunciation: [ˈziːmɛns]) is a German conglomerate company headquartered in Berlin and Munich and the largest industrial manufacturing company in Europe with branch offices abroad.

The principal divisions of the company are Industry, Energy, Healthcare (Siemens Healthineers), and Infrastructure & Cities, which represent the main activities of the company. The company is a prominent maker of medical diagnostics equipment and its medical health-care division, which generates about 12 percent of the company's total sales, is its second-most profitable unit, after the industrial automation division. The company is a component of the Euro Stoxx 50 stock market index. Siemens and its subsidiaries employ approximately 372,000 people worldwide and reported global revenue of around €83 billion in 2017 according to its earnings release.

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Item created by: Alain LM on 2021-03-24 10:59:31. Last edited by Alain LM on 2021-03-24 11:30:10

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