1000 Class (Pt Kembla)

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Description

The eleven members of this class were the final locomotives ordered by Australian Iron & Steel from English Electric, and are currently the dominant motive power in the Bluescope steelworks at Port Kembla.

Datasheet

Introduced 1969
Wheel arrangement Bo-Bo
Manufactured by English Electric, Rocklea, QLD
Traction type Diesel-Electric
Number in database 11
Length 12.80 metres
Weight 89.5 tonnes
Tractive effort 930hp
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Fleet status

Road number Gauge Status Last owner Last operator / caretaker
D35 Standard1435mm Scrapped BHP BHP
D36 Standard1435mm Operational Pacific National Pacific National
D37 Standard1435mm Scrapped BHP BHP
D38 Standard1435mm Operational Pacific National Pacific National
D39 Standard1435mm Stored Pacific National Pacific National
D40 Standard1435mm Operational Pacific National Pacific National
D41 Standard1435mm Operational Pacific National Pacific National
D42 Standard1435mm Operational Pacific National Pacific National
D43 Standard1435mm Operational Pacific National Pacific National
D44 Standard1435mm Operational Pacific National Pacific National
D45 Standard1435mm Operational Pacific National Pacific National

Please note - in the case of scrapped, renumbered or rebuilt locomotives, the last operator or owner is listed.

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