Israel bid for the purchase of electric locomotives: Israel Railways (ISR) bid for the purchase of electric train locomotive. 62 and 78 25 kV 50 Hz electric locomotive will be provided within the framework of the electrification program of the ISR.
Locomotives are required for mixed traffic operation. The maximum speed in freight transportation will be 120 km / h, while passenger transport will go up to 160 km / h.
In passenger transport, the locomotives will be able to attract eight double-decker wagons and 10 single-storey wagons and will be equipped for multiple operations. With this project, the journey time between Tel Aviv and Jerusalem is planned to reach 27 minutes.
Bidding date 15 December