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SBB-CFF-FFS Am 841

The SBB-CFF-FFS Am841 was built at the Meinfesa locomotive plant in Albuixech (Valencia), Spain in 1994 during the period of GEC-Alstom ownership.[2] The locomotives were based on the RENFE Class 311.[3]

SBB Am841
CH SBB AM 841.JPG
CH SBB AM 841 at Möhlin/AG Schweiz, 07.06.2003
Type and origin
Power typeDiesel-electric
BuilderMeinfesa (Alstom)
Total produced40[1]
Specifications
Configuration:
 • UICBo′Bo′[1]
Gauge1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)
Length15.33 m (50 ft 4 in)
Loco weight72 tonnes (71 long tons; 79 short tons)[1]
Fuel capacity3,000 litres (660 imp gal; 790 US gal)
Prime moverMTU 8V 396 TB 14[1]
Traction motors4x Alstom 4FRA3055A with GTO powerpacks[citation needed]
TransmissionDiesel electric
Performance figures
Maximum speed80 km/h (50 mph)[1][clarification needed]
Power output920 kW (1,234 hp)[1]
Career
OperatorsSBB-CFF-FFS
Number in class40[1]
DispositionIn service

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