Ex Qube locos for Alaska

 
  jmt Deputy Commissioner

The 2 unsold ex Qube contract GT26CW-3 clones, 1109 and 1110 have been moved from Mount Vernon to Silvis for rebuild.

To be fitted with ng bogies and GE 764 traction motors for use on the 3' gauge White Pass & Yukon!

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  lkernan Deputy Commissioner

Location: Melbourne
The 2 unsold ex Qube contract GT26CW-3 clones, 1109 and 1110 have been moved from Mount Vernon to Silvis for rebuild.

To be fitted with ng bogies and GE 764 traction motors for use on the 3' gauge White Pass & Yukon!
jmt

Well they're used to the shovel noses up there, so the looks won't bother them too much Laughing
  Sulla1 Chief Commissioner

Additional information regarding the NRE locomotives and major upgrades undertaken to the railroad over the last twelve months...

https://www.railwayage.com/passenger/commuterregional/its-full-steam-and-diesel-ahead-at-white-pass-yukon/
  The_trolley Deputy Commissioner

Location: .
1109 onwards were never owned by Qube. They were built by NRE on speculation of an additional sale of four units and have always remained the property of NRE. Qube’s 1101 to 1108 never proved reliable enough to justify taking on the additional four.

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