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VECTRON (MS)


The Vectron (MS) from Siemens is a four axle multisystem locomotive. The locomotive is equipped with the ETCS safety system as well as the specific voltage systems for Germany, Austria and Italy, which allows cross-border traffic between the three countries.

Quickinfo

ManufacturerSiemens
Build since2010
SuppliesElectric
PowerAC 25 kV 6,400 kW / 15 kV 6,400 kW
DC 3 kV 6,000 kW / 3 kV 2,600 kW
Countries/HomologationsD/A/IT
Safety SystemsPZB, LZB, SCMT, ETCS

Technical details VECTRON (MS)

Data general
ManufacturerSiemens
Build since2010
Countries/HomologationsD/A/IT
Dimensions
Track gauge1,435 mm
Wheelset arrangementBo’Bo’
Wheel diameter1,250 mm
Length over buffer18,980 mm
Total height3,860 mm
Total width3,012 mm
Weight
Total weight90 tons
Wheelset load22,5 tons
Traction, Engine & Power
SuppliesElectric
PowerAC 25 kV 6,400 kW / 15 kV 6,400 kW
DC 3 kV 6,000 kW / 3 kV 2,600 kW
Voltage SystemD/A = AC 15 kV, 16.7 Hz~ / AC 25 kV, 50 Hz~
IT = DC 3 kV
Speed & Traction performance
Maximum speed160 km/h
Starting tractive effort300 kN
Continuous tractive effort250 kN
Safety SystemsPZB, LZB, SCMT, ETCS

Countries/Homologations

Countries/Homologations VECTRON (MS)
D/A/IT

Alpha Trains Belgium N.V.
Leon Stynenstraat 75A
2000 Antwerp
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