Rolling Stocks (VNR)

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  • 118 Le Duan, Hoan Kiem District, City. Hanoi
  • +84 024 39425972

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Locomotive investment plan in 2018-2020 period

At the moment, Vietnam Railways is planning to implement the investment project to provide 32 locomotives.

  • Replacing old, backward and low capacity locomotives to be suitable with the upgraded infrastructure.
  • Reducing transport cost by reducing of maintenance cost and fuel consumption.
  • Improving service quality to better meet the increasing demand of passengers.
Investment modes:
  • International bidding to provide 32 locomotives.
  • The first priority is given to foreign contractors who cooperate with domestic manufacturers to provide locomotives in Vietnam.
Capital sources:
  • Vietnam Railways.
  • Loan from commercial banks.
Main specifications of the new locomotive
  • Capacity ≥1,900 HP
  • Design speed 120 km/h
  • Gauge 1,000 mm
  • Axle load 14 tonnes
  • Wheel arrangement C0-C0
  • Minimum curve radius Rmin = 70 m
  • Diesel engine Electronic fuel injection
  • Transmission type AC-DC
  • Control system Computerized
  • Braking system Pneumatic and dynamic brake
  • Air compressor capacity: ≥3,2 m3/minute.