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Swedish State Railways T44
Green Cargo Td
Sweden | 1968 | 123 produced
Green Cargo T44 No. 391 in May 2011 in the Stockholm area
Green Cargo T44 No. 391 in May 2011 in the Stockholm area
Hugh Llewelyn

From 1968 onwards, the SJ had the T44 built for light freight traffic, which has four axles and a central cab. The engine is an EMD 645 series two-stroke with twelve cylinders. With a production run of 123 in 21 years, it is the most numerous diesel locomotive that the SJ has ever purchased. In addition to freight traffic, they were also used in shunting and, if necessary, in front of passenger trains. In the new millennium, a large number came to private operators, most of them to Green Cargo. The decision was made there in 2007 to equip 100 locomotives with new four-stroke engines and to modernize them in other areas. By 2012, 62 units had been rebuilt in this form and were now given the designation Td.

General
Built1968-1987
ManufacturerNoHAB, Kalmar Verkstad
Axle configB-B 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length50 ft 6 5/16 in
Service weight167,551 lbs
Adhesive weight167,551 lbs
Axle load41,888 lbs
Power
Power sourcediesel-electric
Top speed62 mph
Starting effort49,458 lbf
EngineEMD 12-645E
Engine typeV12 diesel
Engine output1,656 hp (1,235 kW)
Power Plant
Boiler
Calculated Values
diesel locomotive
freight
last changed: 11/2023
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