Shenhua 24-axle Electric Locomotive
for CHN Energy in China
“King of Power for Heavy-Haul Railway”
The SHENHUA electric locomotive tailored for CHN Energy is optimized for heavy-duty optimized transportation and has the largest single-locomotive power and single-locomotive traction force in the world, with traction power at wheel-rim of 28,800 kW and starting traction force of 2,280 kN.
The layout is designed with two driver’s cabs at both ends and a middle corridor.
The BO-BO axle arrangement can be flexibly configured with 16-axles, 20-axles and 24-axles, while the catenary-side circuit and network control system can automatically match with different marshalling modes.
|Catenary Power System||AC 25kV / 50Hz|
|Max. Width||3100 mm|
|Length||105 736 mm|
|Continuous Rating Power||28 800 kW|
|Max. Operating Speed||120 km/h|
|Startup Traction Effort||2280 kN|
|Max. Electric Braking Effort||1382 kN|
|Axle Arrangement||6 (Bo-Bo)|
|Axle Load||25 t|
|Track Gauge||1435 mm|
|Min. Curve Radius||125 m|
|Wheel Diameter||1 250 mm new
1 150 mm worn