GE to Supply Assemblies for Chinese Locomotives

17 November 2009 (Last Updated November 17th, 2009 18:30)

GE Transportation will provide China's CSR Qishuyan Locomotive with 300 locomotive assemblies for its China HXN5 Mainline locomotives featuring Evolution Series diesel engines. The assemblies include major components of the diesel engines and locomotive control systems. The

GE Transportation will provide China's CSR Qishuyan Locomotive with 300 locomotive assemblies for its China HXN5 Mainline locomotives featuring Evolution Series diesel engines.

The assemblies include major components of the diesel engines and locomotive control systems.

The assemblies will be used in 300 Evolution Series China Mainline Locomotives supplied by GE under a 2005 contract.

The first batch of the locomotive assemblies is scheduled to be delivered in early 2010.

The Evolution Series offers fuel savings and reduced emissions, which support China's green initiatives, said GE.