Repowering

General

Repowering mainline or shunting locomotives with an ABC engine offers an interesting, alternative solution to expensive overhauling of a used engine. ABC is the ideal engine partner for operators planning a second life for their heavy-duty locomotives or dealing with the purchase of expensive and/or discontinued spare parts.

By installing new ABC engines, the operator enjoys the advantages of a new and reliable product, lower fuel consumption, meeting the current emission standards, …

ABC’s flexible engineering department listens to your specific requirements and provides you with reliable and customized solutions (cooling, exhaust, locomotive control, …) for diesel-electric or diesel-hydraulic locomotives. With regards to the alternator, ABC offers 2 possibilities: mounting a new alternator or re-using the existing generator by making usage of a tailormade connecting flange (intermediate part) between the engine and the alternator. More information regarding traction alternators can be found here.

Engine maintenance can be performed by the operator himself for the greater part, even with challenging maintenance staff skills. For larger maintenance and service operations, ABC relies on a solid network of partners or on the aftersales team who can be dispatched on site anywhere in the world. A large-scale stock of spare parts ensures that components can be delivered quickly to any location in the world. In addition, the aftersales service offers tailored training programs for clients and new partners, according to specific requirements.

Our experienced sales engineers always advise you the best and most economical solution to make your project a success.

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