BLS Cargo locomotives and shunters

  Class NVR Number Axle Formula Number Year in Service Power [kW] Tractive Effort [kN] Max.Speed [km/h] Traction Type Voltage 1st class 2nd class
Re 425
Bo'Bo' 16
1964 4990 314 140 E 15kV 16.7Hz --- ---
Electric locomotives now only used for freight, nrs. 161-195 (nrs. 170/175/178-180/182-186/190-195 left 01/2021)
Re 465
Bo'Bo' 12
1996 6270 320 230 E 15kV 16.7Hz --- ---
Same as BLS passenger class Re 465, second-hand from SBB in 2003 (but 1996-2003 hired to BLS), nrs. 007-018
Re 475

Bo'Bo' 25
2016 6400 300 200 E 1.5+3+15+25kV
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New Vectron MS type electric locomotives from Siemens, for international freight trains Netherlands/Belgium-Italy (E193), nrs. 401-425 (15 more from 2023, +hired 193 494-497(Hupac)/711-717(MRCE))
Re 485
Bo'Bo' 19
2003 5600 300 140 E 15kV 16.7Hz --- ---
Electric freight locomotives type TRAXX F140AC1 from Bombardier (20 built, nr. 004 withdrawn)
Re 486
Bo'Bo' 10 2008 5600 300 140 E 3000V=+15kV
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Electric freight locomotives type TRAXX F140MS from Bombardier for Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Italy, nrs. Re 486 501-510 (nrs. 501-503/505/510 hired to Serfer/Lokomotion)
186 91 80 6186 103
Bo'Bo' 7
2007 5600 300 140 E 1.5+3+15+25kV --- ---
4-voltage locomotives type TRAXX F140MS from Bombardier for services to The Netherlands, nrs. 186 103/105/108/109/496/498/509
187
91 80 6187 002
Bo'Bo' 4
2014 5600 300 140 E 15kV 16.7Hz --- ---
Locomotives type TRAXX F140AC3 from Bombardier with last mile 230kW Deutz diesel engine, nrs. 187 002/004/007/008 (Railpool)
Am 845
Bo'Bo' 1 2003 1100 259
100 DH Diesel --- ---
Diesel locomotive type MaK 1000 from Vossloh(D) for shunting in Cressier, nr. 002

Last update: 19-04-2021