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Dragon Also Tested On The ŽSR Network
Dragon Also Tested On The ŽSR Network

As part of the approval of the PKP CARGO’s Class ET43 for operation in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, test runs with ET43-001 were carried out this April on the Czech public network after previous tests on the VUZ Velim test centre (from late 2020). After that, Dragon returned to Velim again and then headed to Slovakia in early June.

Dragon 2 Tested On The Czech Public Network
Dragon 2 Tested On The Czech Public Network

Following a test program at the VUZ Velim centre (see here and here), the required tests on the public railway network were started with the locomotive ET43-001 (3 260 003).

Dragon At Velim
Dragon At Velim

Newag is currently building a batch of 24 dual-voltage Class ET43 locomotives for PKP Cargo.

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Class ET43 Dragon On Test At Velim
Class ET43 Dragon On Test At Velim

On 30 November 2020, ET43-001, which is destined for PKP Cargo, arrived int the VUZ Velim test centre.

 

First Dragon 2 For Rail Capital Partners
First Dragon 2 For Rail Capital Partners

On 5 October 2020, at Newag in Nowy Sącz, E6ACTab-037, the first Dragon 2 from five on order was handed over to Rail Capital Partners (RCP).

Newag-Built Vehicles At Źmigród
Newag-Built Vehicles At Źmigród

One of the newest vehicles tested at OETD IK facility in Źmigród at present is an Impuls 2 DMU for Koleje Wielkopolskie, 36WEhd-003.

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First Dragon 2 For Laude Smart Intermodal
First Dragon 2 For Laude Smart Intermodal

Today, 12 months from the date of signing the contract, Laude Smart Intermodal received the first of four Dragon 2 locomotives ordered on 6 May 2019.

Dragon 2 Locomotives For PKP Cargo And Other Users
Dragon 2 Locomotives For PKP Cargo And Other Users

Simultaneously with the locomotives for LOTOS Kolej, Newag is building the new Dragons for PKP Cargo.

More Dragons For LOTOS Kolej
More Dragons For LOTOS Kolej

On 13 December 2019 Newag signed a contract for delivery of six Dragon 2 locomotives to LOTOS Kolej.

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More Locomotives From Newag For LOTOS
More Locomotives From Newag For LOTOS

On 28 February 2019 LOTOS Kolej ordered five electric locomotives from NEWAG. A contract worth over 80 million PLN includes two four-axle...

More Dragon 2 Locomotives
More Dragon 2 Locomotives

Following a Dragon E6ACTa-001 prototype (see Railvolution 3/18, p. 18) Newag was building since summer 2018 a further nine Dragon 2 locomotives,...

Dragons At Źmigród
  • 28th Jun 2018 08:11
Dragons At Źmigród
In early June 2018 E6ACTa-001, the first of the new Dragon 2 family, was completed at Newag’s Nowy Sącz works. It was then moved to the OETD IK...
First Freightliner PL's Dragon
  • 17th Feb 2016 12:54
First Freightliner PL's Dragon
On 6 February 2016 Newag's Gliwice works sent E6ACTd-101 to the IK’s Źmigród test circuit. This is the first of the batch of five Dragon electrics...
LOTOS Kolej’s First Dragons Delivered
  • 5th Mar 2014 14:02
LOTOS Kolej’s First Dragons Delivered
On 3 March 2014 Dragon E6ACT-005 was officially handed over to LOTOS Kolej in Gdańsk. This is the first of the five E6ACT electrics ordered in...
Progress With Dragon Orders
  • 20th Jan 2014 17:16
Progress With Dragon Orders
Newag Gliwice’s Type E6ACT Dragon electric locomotives are taking shape. In mid-January 2014 the first for LOTOS Kolej, E6ACT-005, was almost...