EUROPE: Leasing company Alpha Trains has ordered a further 15 Vectron MS electric locomotives from Siemens Mobility.

The latest order announced on September 22 has been placed within a November 2021 framework agreement and covers 200 km/h 6·4 MW locomotives.

It will increase the Alpha Trains fleet to 463 locomotives from a range of manufacturers, including more than 65 Vectrons.

‘The reliable Vectron platform, in combination with our attractive leasing offers, enables our customers to perform flexible and reliable transport’, said Fernando Pérez, Managing Director of the Locomotives Division of Alpha Trains.