MPI MP20C

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MPI MP20C
Specifications
Power type Diesel-electric
Builder MotivePower Ind.
Model MP20C
Build date 2007 (2007) – Present
Total produced 14
UIC classification Co-Co
Gauge 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm)
Length 68 ft 2 in (20.78 m)
Locomotive weight 390,000 lb (180,000 kg)
Prime mover MTU-Detroit Diesel 12V4000
Top speed 70 mph (110 km/h)
Power output 2,000 hp (1,490 kW)
Tractive effort 128,000 lbf (570 kN) starting
82,000 lbf (360 kN)
Career
Railroad(s) Pacific Harbor Line[1]

The MPI MP20C is a diesel locomotive designed and built by Motive Power in Boise, Idaho.

Specifications[edit]

It has a 2,000 hp (1,490 kW) MTU-Detroit Diesel 12V4000 Engine. It weighs approximately 390,000 lbs. and is 68 ft 2 in (20.78 m) long. It has a maximum speed of 70 mph (110 km/h). It also includes a C-C wheel arrangement and an optional dynamic brake. It includes a continuous tractive effort of 82,000 lbf (360 kN) and a starting tractive effort of 128,000 lbf (570 kN).[2]

Owners[edit]

Owner Built Number
Pacific Harbor Line[1] 2007-2009 14

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Pacific Harbor Line". The Diesel Shop. Retrieved 7 October 2010. 
  2. ^ "MPE-X Low Emissions Locomotives". MotivePower Industries. Retrieved 7 October 2010.