EffiLiner 1600 locomotive 753 606-3 at Litvínov-Záluží with an Unipetrol Class 753.7 locomotive in the background. Picture by CZ LOKO.
Unipetrol Doprava, the Czech Republic's largest petrochemical group, has expanded its locomotive fleet with the handover of EffiLiner 1600 locomotive 753 606-3. Nicknamed Bizon, the EffiLiner 1600 houses a Stage IIIa compliant Caterpillar 3512 C-HD engine delivering 1,550 kW. 753 606-3 is not the only Bizon that will be added to Unipetrol's fleet. A second Bizon is to be delivered before the end of the year and options exist fur the purchase of a further two of the type.
Video of the handover of Unipetrol's first EffiLiner 1600 locomotive. Video by Unipetrol.