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Unilok Shunting Locomotives


  • Road-Rail Shunting Locomotives
  • Push and Pull capability
  • Drawbar varies between 1400 and 2000 tons in dry conditions on a flat gradient depending on the model type
  • Weight Transfer Coupler for certain models
  • Tracktronic transmission and Polyurethane Tyres for certain models
  • Fitted with Air and Vacuum brakes
  • Any type of coupler
  • Any gauge
  • Single Operator
  • Less maintenance than a conventional locomotive
  • Equivalent to a 40 ton locomotive
  • Fuel efficient
  • Cost effective
  • Optional extras include:Air conditioning, Heater, Remote Control, Turntable, Siren, Sanding gear, telescopic crane