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NORFOLK SOUTHERN
DIESEL LOCOMOTIVE ROSTER

EMD/NS RPU6D Slug Nos. 889-894

6 Units Active

1 Additional unit undergoing rebuilding (see bottom of roster)


 

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This roster compiled and maintained by Chris R. Toth
Roster last updated on June 22, 2017.

 


Active Roster

 

Road No. Rebuilt From: Rebuild Date Rebuilt/ Built By Original Build Date Order No. Builder No. Notes
889 Built on newly constructed frame -- NS 03-2016 -- --  
890 Built on newly constructed frame -- NS 04-2016 -- --  
891 UP SD40-2 3108/UP 3935/MP 6035 frame 06-2016 NS 06-1979 786181 786181-16 Equipped for remote control operation.
Painted in special two-tone green, white and black scheme.
892 UP SD40-2 7898/UP B4216/UP 4216/MP 3216 frame 12-2016 NS 08-1978 776099 776099-1 Equipped for remote control operation.
Painted in special two-tone green, white and black scheme.
893 UP SD40-2 7897/WP 3960/UP 3960/MP 6060 frame 04-2017 NS 04-1980 796311 796311-7 Equipped for remote control operation.
Painted in special two-tone green, white and black scheme.
894 UP SD40-2 3455:2/UP 3818/MKT 609 frame 04-2017 NS 10-1978 776133 776133-3 Equipped for remote control operation.
Painted in special two-tone green, white and black scheme.
Additional units currently undergoing rebuilding
(Units not yet completed and released to the active roster)
(895) NS EMD SD40-2 1633/NW 1633 -- NS 09-1973 73638 73638-9 Undergoing rebuilding - 06-2017.


General Info

NS Model Designation = RPU6D
Horsepower = 0
Fuel Tank Capacity = N/A
Dynamic Braking = Yes
Cab Signals = N/A
LSL (Locomotive Speed Limiter) = N/A


Units are equipped with EMD Flexicoil HT-C trucks.

Units are equipped with an electric parking brake.

Units are equipped with CCB 26 electronic air braking system.

Units 889-890 are equipped with D77 traction motors.

Unit 891-894 equipped with D87B traction motors.

Designed for operation with NS EMD SD40-2 master units 6177-6206
and 6210 series SD33ECO master units.

Units 891-892 partially funded with federal and state grants and are assigned to use in the Macon, GA area.

Units 893-894 partially funded with federal and state grants and are assigned to use in the Atlanta, GA area.

 



 


 

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