On February 18, 2020 the first shunting locomotive of the AZ-Lok project arrived at the seaport in Hamburg and was transported to Minden for testing procedures.
The AZ-Lok was developed to operate on the TEN network and the S-Bahn Berlin network. It can also use the third rail for traction energy. Designed with a combined diesel and battery hybrid drive system it can be operated in emission-free sensitive areas.
Arrival of the AZ-Lok at Minden on March 5, 2020.