PNR Hyundai Rotem Diesel Multiple Unit
|PNR Hyundai Rotem Diesel Multiple Unit|
|Replaced||12 series Japanese passenger coaches (1999–2010)|
|Entered service||June 2009|
|Number built||18 (3 cars per trainset)|
|Number in service||9|
|Fleet numbers||DMR-01 to DMR-12|
ITR-01 to ITR-06
|Capacity||502 per set|
|Operator(s)||Philippine National Railways|
|Line(s) served||PNR Metro Commuter Line|
|Car length||20,800 mm (68 ft 3 in)|
|Width||2,850 mm (9 ft 4 in)|
|Height||4,060 mm (13 ft 4 in)|
|Doors||2 Double-leaf doors + 1 Single leaf door on each side|
|Maximum speed||80 km/h (50 mph)|
|Weight||Approx. 100 t (220,460 lb)|
|Power supply||380V AC, 24V DC|
|Coupling system||Janney Coupler|
|Track gauge||1,067 mm (3 ft 6 in)|
The train was first unveiled on 15 June 2009 and was labeled "PNR Filtrack". It was used on the Metro Commuter Line running from Tutuban to Bicutan, then to Sucat and, on April 19, 2010, it was extended to Alabang.
Incidents and accidentsEdit
- On April 29, 2011, a truck of soft drinks collided with a DMU in a railroad crossing near Bicutan railway station.
- On May 19, 2014, a DMU train collided with a jeepney in the Balic-Balic railroad crossing while operating a southbound train. A person was dead and more than 6 are injured. The accident caused delays in the train operations.
- On April 29, 2015, a DMU train derailed between EDSA railway station and Nichols railway station. There were 50 injuries, mostly minor.
- On January 2, 2020, a Hyundai ROTEM DMU train in modern PNR orange livery sustained damage on its windshield due to stoning in the Caloocan City segment of the Main Line North. The screen was replaced a day later, and the stoners, discovered to be delinquent youths, have been identified.
- "Railway Systems-Project Record View". www.hyundai-rotem.co.kr. Retrieved 2018-12-25.
- Railways, Philippine (2011-04-30). "Aksidente na ginawa ng Coca Cola sa PNR". Retrieved 2018-12-25.
- "1 patay, 6 sugatan nang sumalpok ang tren ng PNR sa isang jeep". GMA News Online. Retrieved 2018-12-25.
- News, ABS-CBN. "PNR train derailed; 50 hurt". ABS-CBN News. Retrieved 2018-12-25.