EMD® GT46C-ACe Gen II

EMD® GT46C-ACe Gen II locomotives are engineered for best-in-class tractive effort and adhesion, while meeting Australia’s demanding standards and conditions. This locomotive series integrates the EMD® 710 Engine, providing worldclass reliability and fuel-efficiency and low lube oil consumption. The platform also features a redesigned crashworthy cab structure and fuel tank for operator safety, along with features for enhanced ergonomics and comfort.

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EMD® GT46C-ACe Gen II
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EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II OVERVIEW

For more than 90 years we have produced the most durable, reliable and sustainable locomotive products and services in the rail industry. We design and manufacture diesel-electric locomotives for all commercial rail applications, with 65,000 EMD®-powered locomotives delivered to more than 75 countries. Our technology leadership and superior performance drive our reputation for exceptional quality, service and innovation.

EMD® GT46C-ACe Gen II locomotives are engineered for best-in-class tractive effort and adhesion, while meeting Australia’s demanding standards and conditions. This locomotive series integrates the EMD® 710 Engine, providing worldclass reliability and fuel-efficiency and low lube oil consumption. The platform also features a redesigned crashworthy cab structure and fuel tank for operator safety, along with features for enhanced ergonomics and comfort.

The advanced technologies of EMD® GT46C-ACe Gen II locomotives provide key product solutions for safety, reliability, efficiency and sustainability, while delivering superior performance and life cycle cost optimization.

EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive
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EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive

EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive
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EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive

EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive
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EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive

EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive
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EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive

EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive
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EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive

EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive
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EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive

EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive
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EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive

EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive
EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive
EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive
EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive
EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive
EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive
EMD® GT46-ACe Gen II Freight Locomotive

FEATURES

  • Highly reliable 16-cylinder 710 engine
    • Meets emissions standards for up to U.S. EPA Tier 3
    • Tuned for maximum fuel efficiency
  • Inverter driven accessories for improved fuel economy
  • Durable AC traction
  • Designed to meet Australian crashworthiness standards
  • Best-in-class cab design for ergonomics and comfort
  • Extended 184-day maintenance interval
  • Energy management solutions available including AESS™ and SmartConsist™
  • Options for driver fatigue management
  • Option for PR Uptime® next-generation rail predictive analytics platform
  • Available for a range of applications including regular and heavy axle loads, and standard and narrow gauge

 

EM2000™ - Microprocessor Control System

  • Excitation and load control
  • Adhesion control
  • Engine control
  • Diagnostic system
  • Archived unit history data

TECHNICAL DETAILS

GT46C-ACe

Weight     134 - 139

Track Gage    1,435mm

Diesel Engine     16-710

Gross Power     3,356 kW (4,500 BHP)

Start Tractive Effort     600kN

Continuous Tractive Effort     520kN

EAB/ECP/WDP     Yes

Fuel Capacity     9,000 l 

Axel Load     22-23 mt   

Designed for     Australia

 

GT46C-ACe

Weight     180mt

Track Gage    1,435mm

Diesel Engine     16-710

Gross Power     3,356 kW (4,500 BHP)

Start Tractive Effort     755kN

Continuous Tractive Effort     700kN

EAB/ECP/WDP     Yes

Fuel Capacity     12,000 l 

Axel Load     30 mt   

Designed for     Australia

 

GT46CU-ACe

Weight     138 - 150

Track Gage    1,067mm

Diesel Engine     16-710

Gross Power     3,356 kW (4,500 BHP)

Start Tractive Effort     640kN

Continuous Tractive Effort     540kN

EAB/ECP/WDP     Yes

Fuel Capacity     8,200 l 

Axel Load     23-25 mt   

Designed for     Australia

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Partnering with Downer Rail, Progress Rail provides locomotive products and services to key customers throughout Australia including BHP Billiton Iron Ore, Fortescue Metals Group, Aurizon, Pacific National, Genesee and Wyoming Australia, TasRail and SCT Logistics. Approximately 60 percent of the locomotives operating in Australia are powered by EMD/Progress Rail products.

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LOCOMOTIVE REMANUFACTURING

Our highly qualified and experienced engine technicians are trained to assemble your engine to exacting OEM specifications and tolerances to ensure reliability and durability. We are proud to offer rebuilds of EMD® 567, 645 and 710 engines.

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UNITED STATES

Dwane Slate 
General Manager Sales & Marketing
Eastern Region

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Todd Ramm 
Regional Executive Director
Western Region

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CANADA

Todd Ramm 
Regional Executive Director

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Jason MacLennan 
General Manager, Sales & Marketing
Eastern Canada – Montreal based

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Rob Robinson 
Account Executive, Sales & Marketing
Western Canada – Calgary based

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MEXICO

Mauro Soto 
Regional Executive Director

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Noel Valdivia
Sales Manager

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SOUTH AMERICA

Andreas Naf 
Director of Sales and Marketing

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Henrique Miguel
Brazil - Sales Manager

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Marcelo Mamud
South America (except Brazil) - Sales Manager

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UK/EUROPE

Jon Caen 
Sales Director

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MIDDLE EAST

Ramzi Imad 
Regional Executive Director - International

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RUSSIA/CIS

Mumin Azamhkuzhaev
Eurasia General Manager

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PAKISTAN

Ali Irfan Malik 
Sales Coordinator

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TURKEY

Mumin Azamkhuzhaev
Eurasia General Manager

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SOUTHEAST ASIA

Matthew Dunwoodie
Area Sales Manager

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AUSTRALIA

Brett McLennan
VP - Australia

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CHINA

Ni Zaoyu
Country Manager

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INDIA

Abhinav Pamulaparthy
Supply Chain Director

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AFRICA

Barend Hanekom
Sales Director - all countries except South Africa

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Freedom Ndlovu
Sales Manager - South Africa

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Craig A. McKeen

General Manager, Sales and Marketing
Office Phone: 708-387-3640
Cell Phone: 708-710-1336

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Eric Smith
General Manager, Sales and Marketing, Passenger Locomotives - West
Phone: 708-557-5260

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Gary Lawrence 
Manager, Locomotive Sales & Leasing
Phone: 318-780-1260

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Reconditioned & Repurposed Components 

Macy Pruitt 

Customer Service Specialist
Phone: 256-505-5029

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