TCDD DM15000

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TCDD DM15000
TCDD at Torbalı.JPG
A DM15000 set pulling a regional train at Torbalı.
In service 2008-Present
Manufacturer Hyundai Rotem & EUROTEM
Built at Hyundai Rotem Adapazarı Shops (EUROTEM)
Replaced TCDD MT5200 and some trips of TCDD MT5700
Constructed 2008-
Entered service 2008-
Number built 12
Number in service 12
Capacity 440
Operator(s) TCDD
Depot(s) Adapazarı Depot
Line(s) served Basmane-Nazilli Regional
Basmane-Ödemiş Regional
Basmane-Tire Regional
Basmane-Söke Regional
Aydın-Söke Regional
Eskişehir-Kütahya Regional
Eskişehir-Afyon Regional
Adana-Mersin Regional
Specifications
Car length 26.4m
Width 2.825m
Height 4.050m
Doors 4 Sliding doors
Maximum speed 140 km/h (87 mph)
Traction system Diesel-hydraulic
Prime mover(s) Cummins QSK19
Power output 750 horsepower (560 kW) each powered carriage
Transmission Voith T312
Acceleration up to 1 metre per second squared (3.3 ft/s2)
Deceleration 1.2 metres per second squared (3.9 ft/s2)
Auxiliaries Cummins ISBe 6.7
Power supply 110 VDC
Train heating Air Conditioning (16,700 kcal/h/set)
Electric system(s) 110 VDC
UIC classification B-B + B-B
Bogies Blosterless Bogie, Out-board type
Braking system(s) Knorr pneumatic braking, transmission retarder
Safety system(s) Dead man's switch, overspeeding protection, emergency brake
Coupling system Scharfenberg (see below)
Multiple working Yes, can either be coupled with an identical set or TCDD MT30000
Track gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)
TCDD MT30000
TCDD at Torbalı.JPG
A DM15000 set pulling a regional train at Torbalı.
In service 2008-Present
Manufacturer Hyundai Rotem & EUROTEM
Built at Hyndai-ROTEM Adapazarı Shops
Replaced TCDD MT5500
Constructed 2008-
Entered service 2008-
Number under construction 26
Number built 12
Number in service 12
Formation DM + M + M + DM
DT + M + M + DT
DM + T + T + DM
Capacity 850
Operator(s) TCDD
Depot(s) Adapazarı Depot
Line(s) served Basmane-Nazilli Regional
Basmane-Ödemiş Regional
Basmane-Tire Regional
Basmane-Söke Regional
Aydın-Söke Regional
Eskişehir-Kütahya Regional
Eskişehir-Afyon Regional
Adana-Mersin Regional
Specifications
Car length 26.4 metres (1,040 in) (head cars)
22.7 metres (890 in) (mid cars)
Width 2,825 millimetres (111.2 in)
Height 4,050 millimetres (159 in)
Floor height 1,100 millimetres (43 in)
Platform height 480 millimetres (19 in) preferred, steps allow it to be down to the floor
Entry step entry, with a possibility of level entry from a high platform
Doors 8 Sliding doors each side
Maximum speed 140 km/h (87 mph)
Traction system Diesel-hydraulic
Prime mover(s) Cummins QSK19
Power output 750 horsepower (560 kW) each powered carriage
Transmission Voith T312
Acceleration up to 1 metre per second squared (3.3 ft/s2)
Deceleration 1.2 metres per second squared (3.9 ft/s2)
Auxiliaries 6xCummins ISBe 6.7 on configurations with two power cars, 4xCummins ISBe 6.7 on configurations with all cars powered
Power supply 750 hp (560 kW) each carriage
Train heating Air Conditioning (16,700 kcal/h/set)
Electric system(s) 110 VDC
UIC classification All power cars B-B, all trailer cars 2-2
formula of whole train depends on which cars are powered
Bogies Blosterless Bogie, Out-board type
Braking system(s) Knorr pneumatic braking, transmission retarder
Safety system(s) Dead man's switch, overspeeding protection, emergency brake
Coupling system Scharfenberg (see below)
Multiple working Yes, can either be coupled with an identical set or a TCDD DM15000
Track gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)

The TCDD DM15000 is TCDD's newest Diesel Multiple Unit (DMU) series. The DMUs were built by EUROTEM in Adapazarı, Turkey. These DMUs operate on all diesel operated regional lines in western Turkey.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ DM15000 - Trains and Railway of Turkey