Knoxville Locomotive Works

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The Knoxville Locomotive Works (reporting mark KLWX) is a subsidiary of Gulf & Ohio Railways tasked with maintaining the sizable locomotive fleet of its parent company. A second function involves administering equipment leasing operations on behalf of Gulf & Ohio.[1] Locomotive repairs and qualifications are carried out at the shop facilities in downtown Knoxville, Tennessee.[2]

Model information[edit]

Model designation Build year Total produced[3] AAR wheel arrangement Prime mover Power output Image
SE10B[4] 2015-Present 3+[5][6] B-B MTU Series 2000 12V 1,050 hp (0.78 MW)
SE15B[7] 2016-Present +[8] B-B MTU Series 2000 16V 1,560 hp (1.16 MW)
SE20B 2014-Present 1 (Demonstrator) B-B MTU 2,250 hp (1.68 MW)
SE24B[9] Present - B-B MTU Series 4000 12V R54 2,400 hp (1.79 MW)
SE32C[10] Present 1 (Demonstrator) C-C MTU Series 4000 16V R54 3,200 hp (2.39 MW)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gulf & Ohio Railways". 1 September 2010. Retrieved 22 November 2010. 
  2. ^ "Knoxville Locomotive Works". 26 October 2011. Retrieved 5 December 2011. 
  3. ^ Knoxville Locomotive Works
  4. ^ "KLW SE15B & SE10B: Switchers for the 21st Century". 2016. Retrieved 20 December 2016. 
  5. ^ "For New York New Jersey Rail, new KLW power". 13 August 2015. Retrieved 20 December 2016. 
  6. ^ "From KLW, a new breed of repowers". 19 December 2016. Retrieved 20 December 2016. 
  7. ^ "KLW SE15B & SE10B: Switchers for the 21st Century". 2016. Retrieved 20 December 2016. 
  8. ^ "From KLW, a new breed of repowers". 19 December 2016. Retrieved 20 December 2016. 
  9. ^ "KLW SE24B: For Yard and Road Switching". 2016. Retrieved 20 December 2016. 
  10. ^ "KLW SE32C: For More Demanding Operations". 2016. Retrieved 20 December 2016.