Owner: South African Railways
Model:EMD GT26CU-3Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:GMSA 101-035/1974-76Order No:
Frame Number:GMSA 101-035/1974-76Built:
Notes:Spoornet Class 39-000
Other locos with this serial:  SAS 39-001(GT26CU-3) SAS 34-635(GT26MC)
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Spoornet Class 39-000 39-001
Title:  Spoornet Class 39-000 39-001
Description:  In 2005 Transwerk commenced a project at its Bloemfontein shops of rebuilding one hundred existing Class 34-600 and 34-800 EMD GT26MC and Class 37-000 EMD GT26M2C locomotives to new Class 39-000 EMD GT26CU-3 locomotives for Spoornet. Only five were eventually rebuilt and placed in service between April 2006 and 2009, numbered in the range from 39-001 to 39-005.
No. 39-001 was rebuilt from Class 34-600 no. 34-635.
See also the Wikipedia article on the South African Class 39-000.
Photo Date:  4/25/2007  Upload Date: 12/22/2009 5:19:14 PM
Location:  Koedoespoort, Pretoria, GP, ZA
Author:  Railfan's picture
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  SAS 39-001(GT26CU-3)
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