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NORFOLK SOUTHERN
DIESEL LOCOMOTIVE ROSTER

EMD/NS GP59E Nos. 4650-4661

12 Units Active


 

 

This roster compiled and maintained by Chris R. Toth.
Roster last updated on February 16, 2016.

 


Active Roster

 

Road No.

Rebuilt From Rebuild Date Rebuilt By Original Build Date Order No. Builder No. Notes
4650 NS EMD GP59 4607/EMD 9 06-2013 NS 06-1985 836062 836062-2 Originally an EMD GP59 demonstrator unit.
4651 NS EMD GP59 4606/EMD 8 08-2013 NS 06-1985 836062 836062-1 Originally an EMD GP59 demonstrator unit.
4652 NS EMD GP59 4636:2/NS 4622 08-2013 NS 12-1989 887007 887007-14 Unit wrecked as NS 4622, then renumbered while in storage as NS 4636:2 prior to being rebuilt as a GP59E.
4653 NS EMD GP59 4608/EMD 10 01-2014 NS 06-1985 836062 836062-3 Originally an EMD GP59 demonstrator unit.
Painted in special Operation Lifesaver paint scheme.
4654 NS EMD GP59 4631 03-2014 NS 12-1989 887007 887007-23 Painted in special Operation Lifesaver paint scheme.
4655 NS EMD GP59 4637 04-2014 NS 12-1989 887007 887007-29 Painted in special Operation Lifesaver paint scheme.
4656 NS EMD GP59 4620 04-2014 NS 11-1989 887007 887007-12 Painted in special Operation Lifesaver paint scheme.
4657 NS EMD GP59 4626 06-2014 NS 12-1989 887007 887007-18 Painted in special Operation Lifesaver paint scheme.
4658 NS EMD GP59 4640 06-2014 NS 12-1989 887007 887007-32 Painted in special Operation Lifesaver paint scheme.
4659 NS EMD GP59 4638 08-2014 NS 12-1989 887007 887007-30 Painted in special Operation Lifesaver paint scheme.
4660 NS EMD GP59 4615 09-2014 NS 11-1989 887007 887007-7 Painted in special Operation Lifesaver paint scheme.
4661 NS EMD GP59 4632 10-2014 NS 12-1989 887007 887007-24 Painted in special Operation Lifesaver paint scheme.


General Info

NS Model Designation = GP59E
Horsepower = 3,000
Weight = 272,000 lbs.
Fuel Tank Capacity = See below
Dynamic Braking = Yes
Control = Single
Cab Signals = Yes
LSL (Locomotive Speed Limiter) = Yes
Air Conditioning = Yes

Fuel capacity
Units 4650, 4651, 4653 = 3,100 gallons
All other units = 3,500 gallons

Powered by an EMD 12-cylinder 12N-710G3B-EC engine.

Equipped with EMD EM2000 microprocessor control system.

Equipped with EMD EMDEC Electronic Unit Injection (EUI) system.

Equipped with NS-designed split cooling system.

Units meet EPA Tier 3 emissions standards.
Units meet EPA Tier 3 emissions standards.

Units meet EPA Tier 0+ emissions standards.

Equipped with CCB26 electronic air braking system.

Equipped with SmartStart auto start/stop system.

Equipped with an electric parking brake.

Equipped to operate as master for NS 610 series RP-M4C slugs.

Units rebuilt with new NS-designed "Admiral" cab and low short hood:
4650-4653

 

 

 


 

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