RailPictures.Net Photo: 15-001 Transnet Freight Rail Class 15E at Nigel, South Africa by Eugene Armer
 
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Transnet Freight Rail (more..)
Class 15E (more..)
The UCW Partnership factory, Nigel, Gauteng province (more..)
Nigel, South Africa (more..)
June 20, 2009
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15-001 (more..)
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Eugene Armer (more..)
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The first new class 15E Co-Co electric, 15-001, being moved to the test bay for electrical testing. 32 of these 50kv AC single cab locomotives are being built for the 860km Sishen - Saldanha iron ore line (Orex) to augment the fleet of 9E's that have been in service since 1982. Photo taken with permission on a factory visit by the Railway Society of Southern Africa.
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