Electro-Motive Diesel, Inc. (EMD) Rolls Out the New JT42CWRM for Egyptian National Railways (ENR)
ENR will be utilizing the more powerful and reliable JT42CWRM for passenger lines. EMD will provide support for these locomotives with world-class service and technical support. These units will create the locomotive availability that ENR requires to meet present and future motive power needs.
The EMD JT42CWRM is equipped with a 3,300 THP 12N-710G3B 12 cylinder engine. The JT42CWRM is equipped with the EM2000 microprocessor locomotive control system that provides improved locomotive reliability and performance. EMD has incorporated several design features into the locomotive to enhance driver comfort, safety and maintainability of the locomotive. The driver comfort features include air-conditioning and ergonomic driver seats. Design features in the JT42CWRM help make the locomotive fire resistant and driver safety has been improved with an easy access emergency exit door. Locomotive diagnostic information is provided through the information displayed on the EM2000. This information will keep maintenance departments informed of the condition of each locomotive, enabling them to keep the locomotive in service.
“ENR is EMD’s largest customer in the
Founded in 1922, Electro-Motive Diesel, Inc. is one of two U.S. original equipment manufacturers of diesel-electric locomotives. Headquartered in LaGrange,
Additional information may be found at www.EMDiesels.com.
SOURCE Electro-Motive Diesel, Inc.