Class S7

HITACHI (Japanese). Imported in 1977. Very similar to S6 in appearance. Used for sub urban commuter transport in all broad gauge lines specially in KV line and except in main line beyond Rambukkana.

  • Builder : Hitachi Japan
  • Power : 1020hp Cummings V8 KTA-2300 (4 stroke)
  • Transmission : Diesel-Hydraulic
  • Weight : 54 tons powered unit only
  • Total number of locomotives = 10
Class S7 762
Class S7 762
Image courtesy Mr. Yashmal Neranja