TCDD DH11500

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Type and origin
Power type Diesel-hydraulic
Builder Maschinenbau Kiel (MaK)
Build date 1960
Total produced 15
AAR wheel arr. B-B
UIC classification B'B'
Gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)
Length 12.10 m (39 ft 8 in)
Locomotive weight 68 tonnes (67 long tons; 75 short tons)
Engine type Daimler Benz MB820Bb
Performance figures
Maximum speed 80 km/h (50 mph)
Power output 810 kW (1,090 hp)
Operator(s) Turkish State Railways
Number(s) DH11501 – DH11515

DH11500 was a series of 15 diesel-hydraulic shunter bought by the Turkish State Railways from Deutsche Bundesbahn in 1982. The units were all DB Class 211 built by Maschinenbau Kiel. Some units still remain in service with TCDD.

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