|TXL - TXLogistik|
This company operates the "boXXpress" network of container trains over
long distances in Germany, exchanging freight in Gemünden. All of their
locomotives are leased from Siemens Dispolok (MRCE Dispolok since 2007). It used to be known under
the name of one of its subsidiaries, NetLog.
In 2005 Trenitalia (I) acquired 51% of the shares, taking control of the company.
185 531-1 was built by Bombardier (Kassel) in February 2004 (serial number 33630). TXL leases 5 locos numbered 531 & 537 to 540. They are dual voltage 15kV & 25 kV, rated at 5600 kW, 7507 hp with a top speed of 140 km/h, 87 mph
TXL 185-531-1 at Kufstein on Wednesday June 22nd, 2005.