Electric locomotive gets EEU standard certification

FORM: 21/07/2017 Browse number:930

China-Belarus No. 2 electric freight locomotive has obtained the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) vehicle safety standard certification recently.

It is the first time for a Chinese high-power AC drive electric locomotive to be allowed to enter the Eurasian railway market.

The locomotive was made by CRRC Datong Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of CRRC.

The EEU certification will enable the China-Belarus No. 2 electric freight locomotive to run in member countries of the EEU, including Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan.

The certification tested a total of 52 machine parts, 348 functions, the locomotive's radiation and ecological safety as well as electromagnetic compatibility.

The China-Belarus No. 2 electric freight locomotive is characterized by its reliable technology, energy conservation, environmental protection and intelligent features.