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Transnet Freight Rail (more..)
2250 Class (more..)
Maydon Wharf (more..)
Durban, South Africa (more..)
October 19, 2014
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2210D / 2270 (more..)
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Already off loaded and staged in a holding yard at Maydon Wharf. Transnet Freight Rail imported 34 ex Queensland Railway locomotives. They arrived in Durban on the BBC Ohio and off loading began Friday, 17th October 2014. It is believed that 20 of the locomotives are for Transnet Engineering. These 20 will be refurbished by them and then be marketed to other African countries (possibly the 20 X 2250 Class?). The remaining 14 (possibly the 14 X 2170 Class?) will be retained by TFR and deployed to work on the line between Bethlehem and Kroonstad.
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