Hitachi Rail to Equip Nordic Re-Finance Locomotives with ERTMS

Hitachi Rail has won a contract with Nordic Re-Finance to equip its Scandinavian fleet with on-board ERTMS and STM (specific transmission module) systems.

The diesel-electric locomotives, Class TMe units, operate in Sweden, Norway and Denmark.

A Nordic Re-Finance TMe locomotiveA Nordic Re-Finance TMe locomotive

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Hitachi Rail has already started work on this project and hopes the work will be completed in early 2023. The locomotives are used to haul both passenger and freight cars.

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