On the south Simplon line, this train coming from Switzerland and going to Milano travels along the Lake Maggiore.
An E636 with a E626, both B-B-B engines, are running light toward the Modane freight yard under 1.5KV DC current (French catenary) at half their usual 3KV DC power.
A French 1.5KV DC CC 7100 and an Italian 3KV DC E636 share the same 1.5KV DC catenary in the Modane border station. The Italian engines work at half of their usual power.
Beautiful restored classic Italian Electric loco class E 636 in '60 colours
Beautiful restored classic Italian Electric loco class E 636 in special Blue-White colours