Austrian Railways Photos
|ÖBB Class 1142 were modified from class 1042 from 1995 onwards by the
fitting of push-pull equipment, and raising the top speed. These are Bo-Bo locomotives rated at
4000 kW, 5360 hp and have a top speed of 150 km/h, 93 mph. They weigh 82.5 metric
tonnes. This loco was built by Simmering-Graz-Pauker in Graz (builder's
number 68899) with electrical equipment from Siemens. It entered service
in August 1972 numbered 1042.596 and in April 1998 it was rebuilt to class
1142 596-4 has just arrived at Linz with train R3015 (11:53 arrival from Attnang-Puchheim) and was piloted by 1110 015-3 on Wednesday, September 25th, 2002.