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Listed below is the latest Norfolk Southern active
diesel locomotive roster summary.

This roster was last updated on:
May 28, 2016

Most recent changes are highlighted on roster in gray.

Click on a road number series in the table below
for detailed roster page of that group.

* - Asterisk in roster table indicates that road numbers
are not consecutive.



 
 

Road
Numbers

Total # Active

Units Stored

Builder

Locomotive Model

NS Model Designation

Horse-
power

Notes

CEFX 121-122 2 -- EMD SD9043AC SD9043AC 4,300 Units are on short term lease.

NORFOLK SOUTHERN

98-99

2

--

EMD/NS

RCP4

RCP4

0

Former GP38's rebuilt as remote control platforms.

100-101

2

--

Rail Power/NS

RP20BD

RP20BD

2,100

Four-axle, 3-engine genset locomotive.

130-141* 11* 11 Progress Rail PR43C PR43C 4,000 Renumbered from NS 4000 series in 09 & 10-2015.

522-566*

38*

38

GE

Dash 8-32B

D8-32B

3,200

Units were renumbered from 3522-3566 series.

600-601

2

--

EMD/NS

GPTEB Slug

GPTEB

0

Equipped with cab and can lead consist.

610-621, 645-646,
648-658

25

--

EMD/NS

RP-M4C Slug

RP-M4C

0

Equipped with cab and can lead consist.

700-754

55

--

EMD/NS

RP-E4C Slug

RP-E4C

0

Equipped with cab and can lead consist.

850-869

20

--

ALCO/CR/NW/NS

RPU6 Slug

RPU6

0

 

870-888

19

--

EMD/NS

RPU6 Slug

RPU6

0

 

889-890 2 -- EMD/NS RPU6D Slug RPU6D 0  
911 1 -- EMD/NS SD60E SD60E 4,000 Rebuilt former SD60 specially painted "Honoring First Responders".

912, 913

2

--

EMD/NS

RP-E4 Slug

RP-E4

0

 

914-941*

26*

--

EMD/NS

RP-E4D Slug

RP-E4D

0

 

952-961

10

--

EMD/NS

RP-E4U Slug

RP-E4U

0

 

962

1

--

EMD/GE

RP-E4U Slug

RP-E4U

0

 

999

1

--

EMD/NS

BP4

BP4

1,350

Battery powered switcher built on a former GP38 frame.

1000-1174

175

--

EMD

SD70ACe

SD70ACe

4,300/ 4,500

Units 1065-1074 are painted in special heritage schemes.

1625-1635

11

--

EMD

SD40-2

SD40-2

3,000

Equipped with high short hood.

1636-1652*

15*

--

EMD

SD40-2

SD40-2

3,000

 

1700-1705

6

--

EMD

SD45-2

SD45-2

3,000

Unit 1700 repainted 09-2015 in special Erie Lackawanna heritage scheme.

2100-2105

6

2

EMD

SW1001

SW1001

1,000

 

2120, 2121

2

2

Rail Power/NS

RP14BD

RP14BD

1,400

Cabless four-axle, 2-engine genset locomotive.

2349-2432*

31*

4

EMD/NS

MP15E

MP15E

1,500

Upgraded former MP15DC units.

2350-2435*

52*

14

EMD

MP15DC

MP15DC

1,500

 

2423

1

--

EMD/NS

MP21E

MP21E

2,100

Upgraded MP15DC w/ modified carbody for turbo engine/larger cooling system.

2501-2556

56

31

EMD

SD70

SD70

4,000

 

2557-2580

24

--

EMD/CR

SD70

SD70

4,000

 

2581-2590

10

--

EMD/NS

SD70M

SD70M

4,000

 

2591-2648

58

1

EMD

SD70M

SD70M

4,000

 

2649-2778

130

1

EMD

SD70M-2

SD70M-2

4,000

 

2797-2799 3 -- EMD SD70M SD70M 4,000 Former NYSW units acquired by NS in 09-2014.
2800-2806 7 -- EMD SD75M SD75M 4,300 Former BNSF units acquired by NS via NRE in 09-2014.

2835-2846*

3

3

EMD

GP38AC

GP38AC

2,000

Equipped with high short hood.

3000-3070

71

--

EMD

GP40-2

GP40-2

3,000

 

3071-3102

32

--

EMD/NS

GP40-2

GP40-2

3,000

Rebuilt from GP38, GP38AC, and GP40 units.

3201-3328*

110*

--

EMD/NS

SD40-2

SD40-2

3,000

All units have been rebuilt with a new cab and low short hood.

3329-3424*

94*

--

EMD

SD40-2

SD40-2

3,000

 

3428-3445*

11*

--

EMD/CR

SD40-2

SD40-2

3,000

Rebuilt from SD40 units. 

3448-3467

20

--

EMD

SD40-2

SD40-2

3,000

Former CEFX lease units acquired from CIT Finance in 08-2011.

3468-3491

24

--

EMD

SD40-2

SD40-2

3,000

Former FURX/BNSF/BN units acquired from NRE in 09-2012.

3492-3496

5

--

EMD

SD40-2

SD40-2

3,000

Former CEFX lease units acquired from CIT Finance in 03-2013.

3497-3504

8

--

EMD

SD40-2

SD40-2

3,000

Former CITX lease units acquired from CIT Finance 07-2013.

3505-3584

80

--

EMD

SD40-2

SD40-2

3,000

Units acquired from Helm Leasing and delivered between 11/2013 and 6/2014.

3600-3646 -- -- GE ET44AC ET44AC 4,400 47 units are on order for in 2016. Delivery to begin soon.

3830

1

1

Rail Power/NS

RP20CD

RP20CD

2,100

Six-axle, 3-engine genset locomotive. To be renumbered as 120.

4000-4001 2 -- GE AC44C6M AC44C6M 4,400 Rebuilt former NS Dash 9-40C units 8799 and 8879 with AC traction and GE widenose and cab.  Painted in special blue, gray, gold, white, and black scheme.

4002

1

1

Progress Rail

PR43C

PR43C

4,000

Rebuilt former NS SD60 unit. To be renumbered as 132.
Equipped with new widenose and cab.

4270, 4271

2

--

EMD

F-9A

F-9A

1,800

Assigned to business train use.

4275, 4276

2

--

EMD

F-7B

F-7B

1,800

Assigned to business train use.

4609-4639*

18*

2

EMD

GP59

GP59

3,000

 

4650-4661

12

--

EMD/NS

GP59E

GP59E

3,000

Rebuilt GP59 units.

4700-4727 28 -- EMD/NS GP33ECO GP33ECO 3,000 Rebuilt GP50 units.

5000-5256*

245*

31

EMD/NS

GP38-2

GP38-2

2,000

23 units rebuilt with a new cab and low short hood; 222 units retain high hood.
Unit 5053 converted to operate on CNG (Compressed Natural Gas).

5257-5361

105

13

EMD

GP38-2

GP38-2

2,000

NS 5270 upgraded with a turbocharged 16-cylinder engine, NS 5301 re-powered with an EMD 8-cylinder 710G3A ECO engine; all others retain the standard 16-cylinder 645E engine.

5601-5673

73

3

EMD/NS

GP38-2

GP38-2

2,000

Rebuilt from GP38 and GP38AC units.

5801-5837

37

--

EMD/NS

GP38-3

GP38-3

2,000

Rebuilt GP50 units.

5900, 5901

2

--

EMD/NS

GP22ECO

GP22ECO

2,000

Rebuilt from GP38AC units.

6073-6206*

132*

--

EMD/NS

SD40-2

SD40-2

3,000

 

6300-6357

58

--

EMD/NS

SD40E

SD40E

3,000

Rebuilt from SD50S and SD50 units

6548

1

1

EMD

SD60

SD60

3,800

Unit acquired from Helm Leasing in 05-2011.

6587-6700*

45*

35

EMD

SD60

SD60

3,800

 

6702-6716

15

12

EMD

SD60

SD60

3,800

 

6717-6762

46

1

EMD

SD60I

SD60I

3,800

 

6763-6806

44

--

EMD

SD60M

SD60M

3,800

 

6807-6815* 9 -- EMD SD60M SD60M 3,800 Former BNSF units acquired by NS via NRE in 09-2014.

6900-7030*

130*

--

EMD/NS

SD60E

SD60E

4,000

Rebuilt NS SD60 units with NS-designed widenose and cab.

7100-7150*

48*

--

EMD

GP60

GP60

3,800

 

7200-7216

17

--

EMD

SD80MAC

SD80MAC

5,000

 

7217-7228 12 1 EMD SD80MAC SD80MAC 5,000 Units acquired from CSX in trade for 12 SD40-2's.
7229-7329* 83* 43 EMD SD90MAC SD90MAC 4,300 7229-7328 are former UP units acquired via EMD. 7329 acquired from CIT Group.
7248-7327* 18* -- EMD/NS SD70ACU SD70ACU 4,300 Rebuilt SD90MAC units.

7500-7719

220

--

GE

ES44DC

ES-44DC

4,400

All units were upgraded to 4,400 horsepower between 10-2013 and 08-2014.

8000-8165

166

1

GE

ES44AC

ES-44AC

4,400

Units 8025, 8098-8105, and 8114 painted in special heritage schemes.

8166-8168 -- -- GE ES44AC ES-44AC 4,400 3 units are on order for 2016 - Delivery expected soon.

8300-8313*

6*

6

GE

Dash 8-40C

D8-40C

4,000

 

8314-8467

154

2

GE

Dash 8-40CW

D8-40CW

4,000

 

8500-8509* 9* 8 GE/NS Dash 8.5-40CW D8.5-40CW 4,000 Rebuilt NS Dash 8-40C unit with new widenose and cab.

8689-8763*

58*

57

GE

Dash 8-40C

D8-40C

4,000

 

8764-8888

114

6

GE

Dash 9-40C or
Dash 9-44C

D9-40C or
D9-44C

4,000 or 4,400

Units are being upgraded from 4,000 to 4,400 horsepower.

8889-9244*

354*

4

GE

Dash 9-44CW

D9-44CW

4,400

All units were upgraded to 4,400 horsepower between 10-2013 and 09-2014.

9245-9309

65

--

GE/NS

Dash 9-44CW

D9-44CW

4,400

All units were upgraded to 4,400 horsepower between 10-2013 and 09-2014.

9310-9978*

664*

7

GE

Dash 9-44CW

D9-44CW

4,400

All units were upgraded to 4,400 horsepower between 10-2013 and 09-2014.

 



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