Zhuzhou Electric Locomotive Works

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Zhuzhou Electric Locomotive Works
Limited liability company
Industry Locomotive and rolling stock manufacturing
Predecessor Zhuzhou Electric Lomocomotive Works (1936)
CSR Group Zhuzhou Electric Locomotive Co., Ltd. (2005)
Founded 1936
Headquarters Tianxin Subdistrict, Shifeng District, Zhuzhou, People's Republic of China
Owner CRRC Corporation (100%)
Parent CRRC Corporation
Subsidiaries in Zhejiang, Luoyang, Wuhan, Nanning, Urumqi
Website CRRC Zhuzhou Locomotive Co., Ltd.

CRRC Zhuzhou Locomotive Co., Ltd.' is one of the major electric locomotive manufacturers in China. It is one of the subsidiary companies of CRRC Corporation.


6Y1-0001 rolled out in 1958 as the first mainline electric locomotive of China

Zhuzhou Electric Locomotive Works was founded in 1936.[1][2]

In 2005 Zhuzhou Electric Locomotive Works was formed into CSR Group Zhuzhou Electric Locomotive Co., Ltd. (as part of the China South Locomotive and Rolling Stock Industry (Group) Corporation CSRG). In December 2007 it was renamed CSR Zhuzhou Electric Locomotive Co., Ltd.[3]

Joint ventures[edit]

Siemens Traction Equipment Ltd. (STEZ), Zhuzhou China, is a joint venture between Siemens, Zhuzhou CSR Times Electric Co., Ltd. (TEC) and CSR Zhuzhou Electric Locomotive Co which produces AC drive electric locomotives and AC locomotive traction components.[4]

In September 2012, CSR Zhuzhou agreed to build a factory at Batu Gajah in Malaysia.[5]

It also has different joint ventures established with Siemens AG' Siemens Transportation Systems to build metro cars for the Guangzhou Metro Line 3, and to deliver 180 new HXd1 BoBo+BoBo EuroSprinter-based freight locomotives.


HXD1D-1898, the Zhuzhou-built locomotive named after Zhou Enlai, entered service in May 2015
The MŽ 411 electric multiple unit built for Macedonian Railways
Shanghai Metro AC05 is the first Zhuzhou-built metro car model

Electric locomotives[edit]

  • Shaoshan series electric locomotives
    • SS1 inspired from USSR (archived)and French locomotive 6Y2
    • SS3 inspired from Japanese locomotive
    • SS4
    • SS5
    • SS6 - SS6B
    • SS8
    • SS9
  • VVVF control electric locomotives
    • DJ "Gofront"
    • DJ1
    • DJ2 "Olympic Stars"
    • HXD1 licensed from Siemens
    • HXD1B
    • HXD1C
    • HXD1D
  • Export products

Inter City commuter[edit]





  1. ^ CSR Zhuzhou Electric Locomotive Works (Gofront) , www.chinadaily.com.cn
  2. ^ CSR Zhuzhou Electric Locomotive Company Limited - Introduction Archived March 3, 2009, at the Wayback Machine. www.gofront.com
  3. ^ CSR Prospectus , 8 August 2008 , CHINA SOUTH LOCOMOTIVE & ROLLING STOCK CORPORATION LIMITED (A joint stock limited company incorporated in the People’s Republic of China with limited liability) , 8 August 2008 , p.91 , www.csrgc.com.cn
  4. ^ Siemens Traction Equipment Ltd., Zhuzhou Archived September 21, 2013, at the Wayback Machine. cn.siemens.com
  5. ^ "CSR to open Malaysian rolling stock plant - Railway Gazette". Railway Gazette International. Retrieved 30 September 2012. 
  6. ^ http://www.railwaygazette.com

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