Central California Traction No. 2101, a Brookville BL12CG.

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The Brookville BL12CG is a 4-axle diesel-electric locomotive built by the Brookville Equipment Corporation. The locomotive is designed to meet Tier 4 emissions standards. The first two were delivered to the Central California Traction Company in April 2015.


BL12CG Overview

Type and origin
Power type: Diesel
Builder: Brookville Equipment Corporation
Build date: 2015–present
Total produced: 2
Configuration: AAR B-B; UIC Bo′Bo′
Gauge: 4 ft 8+1⁄2 in (1,435 mm) standard gauge
Trucks: Blomberg B
Locomotive weight: 264,000 lb (119,748 kg)
Prime mover: 2 × Cummins
Traction motors: D78
Performance figures
Power output: 1,200 horsepower (890 kW)
Operators: Central California Traction Company
Numbers: 1201-1202